News | Mammography Reporting Software | June 04, 2019

Volpara Health Technologies to Acquire MRS Systems Inc.

Combined companies will give breast care providers a view of the entire patient journey

Volpara Health Technologies to Acquire MRS Systems Inc.

June 4, 2019 — Volpara Health Technologies, Volpara Solutions' parent company, has signed a binding agreement to acquire U.S.-based MRS Systems Inc. (MRS).

As a result of this acquisition, Volpara will be able to expand its product portfolio and apply its extensive experience in artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning (ML) to revolutionize personalized breast care through new technology development, according to the company. The combination of MRS and Volpara will give breast care providers a view of the entire patient journey, through screening, diagnosis and treatment. The combination of technology and data, leveraging Volpara's deep understanding of patient and data privacy under ISO 27001 and GDPR, will enable customers to deliver personalized care, comply with regulations, and explore business and workflow improvement opportunities.

MRS provides comprehensive patient tracking, communication and a radiology reporting platform for sub-specialty radiology applications including breast and lung imaging.

For more information: www.volparasolutions.com

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