Mindray Medical International is set to purchase controlling stake in Zhejiang Greenlander Information Technology.
Greenlander offers picture archiving and communication system (PACS) and Radiology Information System (RIS) solutions.
A medical imaging technology – PACS – provides economical storage of and convenient access to images from multiple modalities.
RIS system is a computerized database comprising patient tracking and scheduling, result reporting and image tracking capabilities which is used by radiology departments to store, manipulate and distribute patient radiological data and imagery.
Mindray CSO Minghe Cheng said this transaction will help Mindray get a head start in the growing healthcare IT business and allow them to provide their customers with more comprehensive solutions.