Technology | September 20, 2012

Viztek Opal CR II Now Available With Wall-Mounting Configuration

X-ray solution gaining rapid adoption at private practices and smaller care centers

Viztek Opal CR II  X-ray Accessories X-ray Systems Computer Radiograpy Systems

September 20, 2012 — Viztek, a digital imaging solution provider, announced the availability of a wall mounting kit for its small-footprint Opal computed radiography (CR) II X-ray system.  The wall-mounted configuration is ideal for a variety of healthcare settings including; cost-conscious private practices, small space environments, and facilities that are moving to digital for the first time, among many other examples.

Processing up to 73 plates per hour, the Opal-CR II is capable of field upgrades to increase the cassette scan rate. The CR also features Opal-Acquisition software and Symphony III post-processing software with grid suppression. The product now features an upgraded cassette that is designed to best accommodate vertical loads.

"We anticipate a significant increase in interest from private practices and other facilities with the small-footprint wall-mounting configuration," said Steve Deaton, vice president of sales for Viztek. "With this mounting capability, practices can place the Opal-CR II in very tight environments where a traditional CR solution would simply not work. Since its launch, the Opal-CR II has been proven in the field to provide clear images at fast speeds for busy practices. Mounting the unit in a control booth requires no additional construction or counter space loss. With wall mounting and a laptop, practices now have an unobtrusive solution that allows physicians and staff to operate at peak efficiency."

The CR weighs only 65 pounds and can be easily mounted to a wall surface in a similar fashion as required with flat-screen television installation. It can be purchased with Viztek's enterprise-level picture archiving and communication system (PACS), which features mobile device and tablet access and secure image archiving.

For more information: www.viztek.net

Related Content

Sponsored Content | Videos | Digital Radiography (DR) | November 12, 2018
VIVIX-S 1417N is a multi-purpose portable flat panel detector for addressing busy workflow in medical facilities.
ContextVision Introduces AI-Powered Image Enhancement for Digital Radiography
Technology | Artificial Intelligence | November 09, 2018
With the integration of deep learning technology, ContextVision takes digital radiography to new levels with its latest...
Konica Minolta Provides New Insights with AeroRemote Insights
News | Digital Radiography (DR) | November 01, 2018
At the 2018 Radiological Society of North America (RSNA) annual meeting, Nov. 25-30 in Chicago, Konica Minolta...
Carestream Digital X-ray System Deployed at Remote Antarctic Station
News | Digital Radiography (DR) | October 10, 2018
Carestream is providing a DRX-Transportable System/Lite for the Italian-French Concordia scientific station in...
VCU Health Upgrades 18 Digital X-ray Systems With Carestream
News | Digital Radiography (DR) | September 28, 2018
VCU (Virginia Commonwealth University) Medical Center recently upgraded 18 Carestream digital X-ray systems that...
Agfa Brings Intelligent Radiography to RSNA 2018
News | Digital Radiography (DR) | September 17, 2018
September 17, 2018 — At the 2018 Radiological Society of North America (RSNA) annual meeting, Nov.
The DRX-Transportable System/Lite
News | X-Ray | September 12, 2018
Columbus Regional Health (Columbus, Ind.) has deployed a Carestream ...
Mount Sinai Serves as Official Medical Services Provider for 2018 U.S. Open
News | Orthopedic Imaging | September 06, 2018
For the sixth consecutive year, Mount Sinai will serve as the official medical services provider for the 2018 U.S. Open...
Scientists Advance Technique for Developing Novel Light Beams from Synchrotron Radiation
News | X-Ray | August 28, 2018
August 28, 2018 — A new study has demonstrated a method that produces novel light beams from synchrotron light source
RSNA Announces Pneumonia Detection Machine Learning Challenge
News | Artificial Intelligence | August 27, 2018
The Radiological Society of North America (RSNA) has launched its second annual machine learning challenge. The RSNA...