REDONDO BEACH, Calif., Feb. 26 Radlink, Inc., afast-growing software and hardware company that has emerged as an innovativeprovider of medical imaging systems to healthcare providers, today named PeterJ. Julien, MD, as chief medical officer.
With nearly 30 years of experience, Dr. Julien is currently director ofThoracic Imaging at Cedar-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles. He also hasserved as associate director of Radiology and director of Mammography. In2005, Dr. Julien was named the Cedar-Sinai Physician of the Year. Dr. Julien,who is a Radlink board member, will continue his duties at Cedar-Sinai.
"Peter is an investor and board member of Radlink," said Tom Hacking,chairman and CEO. "Over the last two years he has spent countless hoursworking with our team to design and test software products that our nichemarket -- private practice physicians -- have told us they need to make asmooth transition to digital imaging. This appointment simply acknowledgespublicly the important role Peter has played in the development of Radlink'simaging products."
As chief medical officer, Dr. Julien will guide Radlink's imaging strategyincluding new product ideas and determining how the company can besteconomically and technologically serve private practice physicians as theiroffices become digital.
"Working with Radlink over the last two years gives me a uniqueperspective into the company, its products and its goals," said Dr. Julien."They are truly offering top quality and affordable products that can helpchange the economical landscape of medicine. My background will play anintegral role in helping to accomplish these objectives and I'm honored to beon the team."
In addition to a long career at Cedar-Sinai for more than 25 years,Dr. Julien was an assistant clinical professor of Radiology at UCSF and UCLAMedical Centers. He is widely published and certified by the American Board ofRadiology.
Radlink has been garnering national attention in the healthcare imagingmarketplace for the past three years due to the highly successful rollout ofits flagship CR Pro(TM) machine. The CR Pro utilizes sealed fiber-optic lasertechnology to obtain high-resolution, higher-quality digital x-ray images at asubstantially lower cost than other options in the marketplace.
Recently, Radlink introduced a family of three distinct CR Pro machines,each designed for a specific profile, and a uniquely inexpensive PACS offeringdesigned and priced specifically for the private practice environment.
Radlink is a Redondo Beach-based company that provides a wide range ofmedical film-to-digital image conversion, storage and delivery services tohealthcare providers. The company markets its products and services tocustomers involved in medical film diagnostics worldwide, including radiologygroups, physicians, diagnostic imaging centers, hospitals and health clinics.For more information, please go to http://www.eradlink.com.
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