Laurel Bridge Awarded Contract by Department of Vetrans Affairs
VA Purchases Enterprise License for DICOM Connectivity Framework (DCF) Software Newark, DE (November 8, 2010) – Laurel Bridge Software is pleased to announce that the United States Department of Veterans Affairs has awarded a multi-year, nationwide, enterprise license contract for continued and expanded use of its DICOM Connectivity Framework (DCF) Software within all VA medical centers.
Since 2005, DCF DICOM libraries have been used by the VA to support and enable enhanced DICOM communications for its VistA Imaging software and to support image transfers with the Department of Defense (DOD). VistA Imaging provides an enterprise-wide paperless and filmless electronic health record for VA hospitals. As of September 2010, VistA Imaging has captured and stored more than 1.6 billion images nationwide, perhaps the largest repository of medical images in the world.
About Laurel Bridge Software Laurel Bridge Software, Inc. is a Delaware-based corporation, specializing in development and deployment of DICOM applications and tools for the medical imaging industry, especially in areas related to communication of medical devices, appliances and enterprise medical imaging systems via high-speed local and distributed networks. Engineers from Laurel Bridge Software and its sister company, Blair Computing Systems, Inc., have been developing medical imaging systems for more than twenty years. Laurel Bridge Software has a wealth of experience developing PACS networks, modalities, workstations/viewers, archives and protocol or image converter boxes in a variety of configurations.