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US Kettering Health Network selects enterprise imaging from Sectra to increase reading efficiency

Linköping, Sweden and Shelton, CT – November 7, 2018 –  International medical imaging IT and cybersecurity company Sectra (https://www.sectra.com/) (STO: SECT B) announces that its enterprise imaging solution for radiology and digital pathology was ordered by Kettering Health Network (KHN). Sectra will install its solution, integrated with the Epic EMR, throughout KHN to provide a consolidated overview of patient images and information to support increased reading and reporting efficiency.

2018-11-07
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Medical Systems
Sectra to provide vendor-neutral platform for medical imaging AI project in the UK

Linköping, Sweden – November 6, 2018 –  International medical imaging IT and cybersecurity company Sectra (https://www.sectra.com/) (STO: SECT B) will provide its vendor-neutral platform for AI to the consortium Northern Pathology Imaging Co-operative (NPIC). University of Leeds announced today (Tuesday November 6) that the three-year project has received a total investment of £17.1m from UK Research and Innovation and the companies involved in the programme. The consortium is now set to become a globally-leading centre for applying artificial intelligence (AI) research to cancer diagnosis.

2018-11-06
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Medical Systems
Sectra highlights how to handle security vulnerabilities in medical imaging at RSNA 2018

Linköping, Sweden – November 1, 2018 –  At RSNA 2018, international medical imaging IT and cybersecurity company Sectra (https://www.sectra.com/) (STO: SECT B) will demonstrate how healthcare providers can boost radiology reading and reporting efficiency without compromising patient integrity. 

2018-11-01
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Medical Systems
Deaconess Health System in the US chooses Sectra as its enterprise imaging vendor

Linköping, Sweden and Shelton, CT – October 25, 2018 – International medical imaging IT and cybersecurity company Sectra (http://www.sectra.com/) (STO: SECT B) will install its enterprise imaging solution, for both radiology and cardiology, throughout Deaconess Health System. Integration between Sectra and the Epic EMR will ensure efficient workflow and physician access to all patient images and information within the healthcare system.

2018-10-25
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Medical Systems
US Regional Health selects Sectra as its enterprise PACS vendor

Linköping, Sweden and Shelton, CT – October 2, 2018 –  International medical imaging IT and cybersecurity company Sectra (https://www.sectra.com/) (STO: SECT B) will install its radiology and cardiology PACS throughout South Dakota-based Regional Health. The Sectra solution, integrated with the Epic EMR, will ensure high system availability and reliability throughout the five hospital, twenty-five clinic organization.

2018-10-02
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Medical Systems
Sectra Tiger to protect NATO secrets from eavesdropping

The Hague – October 1, 2018 – International cybersecurity company Sectra (https://www.sectra.com/) (STO: SECT B) announces that NATO has placed an order for the encrypted mobile phone Sectra Tiger/S 7401. With Sectra’s solution, NATO officials can communicate highly confidential information classified at the NATO SECRET security level without the risk of eavesdropping. 

2018-10-01
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Secure Communication Systems
Report from Sectra’s 2018 Annual General Meeting and timetable for redemption program to transfer SEK 4.50 per share to shareholders

Linköping, Sweden – September 6, 2018 – The Annual General Meeting (AGM) of shareholders in the medical imaging IT and cybersecurity company Sectra AB (https://www.sectra.com/) (STO: SECT B) was held on September 6, 2018. Jan-Olof Brüer was elected as the new Chairman of the Board and Birgitta Hagenfeldt was elected as a new Board member. Among other items on the agenda, the AGM resolved to transfer SEK 4.50 per share to the shareholders through a redemption procedure. The resolution entails that approximately SEK 171.5 million will be distributed to the shareholders. 

2018-09-07
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Financial Information
Sectra’s three-month interim report 2018/2019: US success contributes to increased order bookings

Press release – Linköping, September 4, 2018 – International medical imaging IT and cybersecurity company Sectra (http://www.sectra.com/investor) (STO: SECT B) reported increased order bookings, net sales and earnings. Collaborations with new and existing customers contribute to a favorable performance and financial key figures exceed the Group’s goals. At the same time, future ventures being carried out in new markets and product areas have been charged to earnings but are expected to make a positive contribution within the next few years.

2018-09-04
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Financial Information
Invitation to presentation of Sectra’s three-month interim report on September 4

Linköping, Sweden – August 23, 2018 – The international medical imaging IT and cybersecurity company Sectra (http://www.sectra.com/investor/) (STO: SECT B) will publish its interim report for the period May to July 2018 on September 4, 2018. Sectra invites analysts, investors, and the media to attend a teleconference/webcast in conjunction with the publication of the report. 

2018-08-23
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Financial Information
Sectra’s medical IT operation receives national computer security certification in the UK

Linköping, Sweden – August 21, 2018 – International medical imaging IT and cybersecurity company Sectra (https://www.sectra.com/) (STO: SECT B) has received “Cyber Essentials” certification for complying with cybersecurity requirements for national procurements in the UK. 

2018-08-21
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Medical Systems
Notice of Annual General Meeting in Sectra AB (publ)

Linköping, Sweden, August 7, 2018 – The shareholders of the medical imaging IT and cyber security company Sectra AB (publ) are hereby invited to the Annual General Meeting (“AGM”) held on Thursday, September 6, 2018 at 3.30 p.m. (CET) at Collegium, Teknikringen 7, Linköping, Sweden.

2018-08-07
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Financial Information
Sectra signs new enterprise-wide PACS contract with academic health system

Linköping, Sweden and Shelton, CT – August 2, 2018 – International medical imaging IT and cybersecurity company Sectra (https://www.sectra.com/) (STO: SECT B) will install its enterprise imaging PACS throughout Stanford Health Care (SHC) and Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital to support clinical and research imaging needs of the organization. The Sectra solution – integrated with Epic Radiant – will ensure business continuity, high system availability, and scalability for future growth.

2018-08-02
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Medical Systems
Sectra wins US enterprise radiation dose monitoring contract

Linköping, Sweden and Shelton, CT – July 25, 2018 – International medical imaging IT and cybersecurity company Sectra (http://%20https/www.sectra.com/) (STO: SECT B) will install its cloud-based, radiation dose monitoring software, Sectra DoseTrack, throughout Memorial Hermann Health System. The software will enable increased patient safety by detecting patients’ radiation exposure, ensure compliance with regulatory requirements and standardize all radiation dose data throughout the enterprise.

2018-07-25
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Medical Systems
Sectra publishes Annual Report and Corporate Governance Report for 2017/2018

Press release – Linköping, Sweden, June 28, 2018 – International medical imaging IT and cybersecurity company Sectra’s (http://www.sectra.com/investor) (STO: SECT B) Annual Report for the 2017/2018 fiscal year is now available on www.sectra.com/annual_report. The Board of Directors’ most recent Corporate Governance Report is available on www.sectra.com/corporate_governance.

2018-06-28
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Financial Information
Portuguese hospital expands its VNA from Sectra with digital pathology to improve cancer care

Linköping, Sweden – June 19, 2018 –  International medical imaging IT and cybersecurity company Sectra (https://www.sectra.com/) (STO: SECT B) has signed a digital pathology contract with Instituto Português de Oncologia de Lisboa (IPO Lisboa). IPO Lisboa is renowned for its cancer care and is the first hospital in Portugal to seamlessly include digital pathology in its existing VNA. The solution allows pathologists to access images from any workstation within the hospital as well as remotely, and enables integrated diagnostic workflows—especially important for improving cancer care. 

2018-06-19
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Medical Systems
Sectra successfully completes unique nationwide telepathology solution in the Netherlands

Linköping, Sweden – June 12, 2018 –  International medical imaging IT and cybersecurity company Sectra (https://www.sectra.com/) (STO: SECT B) has completed the unique nationwide telepathology solution in the Netherlands (https://sectra.com/medical/news-press-releases/?item=B2591A1B542AC6D0), PIE. The final part of the solution, which enables automatic upload of all images connected to a case, has now been approved and released. Pathology laboratories all over the Netherlands can connect to the solution and share digital pathology images to carry out consultations and revisions, and participate in expert panels. The solution will thus play a key role in improving cancer care in the country.

2018-06-12
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Medical Systems
Prominent US healthcare provider chooses Sectra for enterprise-wide imaging

Linköping, Sweden and Shelton, CT – June 5, 2018 –  International medical imaging IT and cybersecurity company Sectra (https://www.sectra.com/) (STO: SECT B) has been awarded a contract to install its enterprise imaging PACS throughout Sanford Health. The Sectra solution, integrated with the Epic EMR, will enable access and sharing of images and information across the entire clinical pathway.

2018-06-05
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Medical Systems
Sectra’s year-end report 2017/2018: Positive earnings trend and healthy order book

Press release –  Linköping, Sweden, May 29, 2018 – International medical imaging IT and cybersecurity company Sectra (http://www.sectra.com/investor) (STO: SECT B) reported increased order bookings, net sales and earnings compared with the preceding fiscal year. Sectra’s financial focus is to increase its operating profit per share while maintaining its operating margin, and the company’s financial performance measures continue to exceed the Group’s target levels. Taking into consideration this favorable performance and the company’s strong financial position, the Board and the CEO have decided to propose to the Annual General Meeting (AGM) that SEK 4.50 per share be distributed to the shareholders through a share redemption program.

2018-05-29
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Financial Information
Sectra wins US PACS order at pediatric orthopedic hospital

Linköping, Sweden and Shelton, CT – May 24, 2018 – International medical imaging IT and cybersecurity company Sectra (https://www.sectra.com/) (STO: SECT B) will install its enterprise imaging PACS at Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children. The Sectra software will offer radiologists and clinicians a high-availability, cloud solution with fast and secure desktop access to all patient images and reports from a single application.

2018-05-24
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Medical Systems
NSW Health, Australia’s largest public health system, has selected Sectra as preferred vendor for a large enterprise imaging IT solution

Linköping, Sweden, and Sydney, Australia – May 22, 2018 – NSW Health in Australia has signed a Proof of Concept agreement with the international medical imaging IT and cybersecurity company Sectra (http://www.sectra.com/) (STO: SECT B), which has been selected as the preferred vendor for a large enterprise imaging IT solution in New South Wales following a competitive tender process. The goal is to provide eleven NSW Health organizations (10 Local Health Districts and NSW Pathology) with a consolidated imaging IT infrastructure and allow for increased efficiency by seamless sharing of images and information across departments and locations.

2018-05-22
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Medical Systems
Invitation to presentation of Sectra’s year-end report on May 29

Linköping, Sweden – May 17, 2018 – The international medical imaging IT and cybersecurity company Sectra (http://www.sectra.com/investor/) (STO: SECT B) will publish its year-end report for the period May 2017 to April 2018 on May 29, 2018. Sectra invites analysts, investors, and the media to attend a presentation in conjunction with the publication of the report. 

2018-05-17
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Financial Information
EU approves Sectra’s secure smartphone for classified information

Linköping – April 17, 2018 – International medical imaging IT and cybersecurity company Sectra’s (https://www.sectra.com/) (STO: SECT B) encrypted smartphone, Sectra Tiger®/R, has been approved by the European Union (EU) for the communication of information at the RESTRICTED security level (RESTREINT UE/EU RESTRICTED). The device provides EU agency officials with a modern mobile platform that gives them easy and secure access to highly confidential information when needed.

2018-04-17
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Secure Communication Systems
Dutch pathology labs can now communicate through nationwide telepathology solution

Linköping, Sweden – April 12, 2018 –  International medical imaging IT and cybersecurity company Sectra (https://www.sectra.com/) (STO: SECT B) announces that the nationwide telepathology solution in the Netherlands (https://sectra.com/medical/news-press-releases/?item=B2591A1B542AC6D0) is now ready for use by the country’s pathology labs. The solution aims to make images and reports digitally available for consultations, revisions and expert panels. This allows for faster diagnosis to be made by the right expert with greater quality, regardless of time and place. The unique nationwide telepathology solution will thus play a key role in improving cancer care in the Netherlands.

2018-04-12
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Medical Systems
Sectra wins PACS order at Virginia radiology group

Shelton, CT – April 5, 2018 – International medical imaging IT and cybersecurity company Sectra (http://www.sectra.com/) (STO: SECT B) will install its enterprise imaging PACS at Radiologic Associates of Fredericksburg (RAF) in Virginia. The Sectra solution will offer scalability for growth and provide advanced analysis tools for the reading radiologists.

2018-04-05
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Medical Systems
Sectra’s nine-month interim report 2017/2018: Sectra tops customer satisfaction for fifth consecutive year

Linköping, March 12, 2018 – International medical imaging IT and cybersecurity company Sectra (http://www.sectra.com/investor) (STO: SECT B) reported increased order bookings and net sales compared with the year-earlier period. The earnings trend for the Group as a whole was stable. Sectra’s financial focus is to increase its operating profit per share while maintaining its operating margin, and Sectra’s financial performance measures continue to exceed the Group’s target levels.

2018-03-12
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Swedish healthcare provider digitizes pathology for primary diagnostics with Sectra

Linköping, Sweden – March 7, 2018 – International medical imaging IT and cybersecurity company Sectra (http://www.sectra.com/) (STO: SECT B) has signed a contract with Dalarna County Council in Sweden for digital pathology. Dalarna County Council is already using Sectra’s solution for breast imaging. The two departments work particularly closely together in cancer care. Working within the same system will allow for convenient sharing of images and information, enabling efficient integrated diagnostics and patient-centric care.

2018-03-07
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Medical Systems
Invitation to presentation of Sectra’s interim report on March 12

Linköping, Sweden – March 1, 2018 – The international medical imaging IT and cybersecurity company Sectra (http://www.sectra.com/investor/) (STO: SECT B) will publish its nine-month report for the period May 2017 to January 2018 on March 12, 2018. Sectra invites analysts, investors, and the media to attend a teleconference in conjunction with the publication of the report. 

2018-03-01
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Financial Information
Sectra gains important reference customer in critical infrastructure

Linköping, Sweden – February 21, 2018 – A major company in critical infrastructure has ordered cybersecurity company Sectra’s (https://www.sectra.com/) (STO: SECT B) monitoring service for critical process systems. The agreement extends for five years and covers system monitoring at several locations in Sweden. Sectra’s service detects if network traffic on the monitored systems deviates from the normal traffic. Deviations may be due to cyberattacks, technical errors, or handling errors—by detecting these immediately, they can be rectified before they have serious consequences. 

2018-02-21
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Secure Communication Systems
Sectra wins again—continues to be both US and global leader in customer satisfaction

‘2018 Best in KLAS’ for Large Hospital/IDN PACS and Global (Non-US) PACS  Linköping, Sweden – January 30, 2018 –  International medical imaging IT and cybersecurity company Sectra (https://www.sectra.com/) (STO: SECT B) has again won the prestigious customer satisfaction award ‘Best in KLAS’. Sectra has received the title ‘Best in KLAS’ for PACS (Large Hospital/IDN) in the US for the fifth year in a row and ‘Best in KLAS’ for Global (Non-US) PACS for the fourth consecutive year. The award is appointed by the healthcare IT data and insights company KLAS Research.

2018-01-30
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Medical Systems
Expanded contract for Sectra Tiger secure crypto telephones from Dutch ministries

Linköping, January 25, 2018 – The Dutch Ministry of the Interior has renewed and expanded its contract for secure communications with Sectra (https://www.sectra.com/) (STO: SECT B). The contract extends over four years and comprises Sectra’s Tiger solutions (http://communications.sectra.com/security-solutions/sectra-tiger-system) for secure communications and will be delivered as a service, in which Sectra assumes overall responsibility for the system. With Sectra’s solutions, Dutch ministries and government officials can communicate classified information relating to national security without the risk of eavesdropping.  

2018-01-25
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Secure Communication Systems
Hospital for Special Surgery invests in Sectra orthopaedic 3D planning software for improved surgical outcomes

Linköping, Sweden and Shelton, CT – January 16, 2018 – International medical imaging IT and cybersecurity company Sectra (https://www.sectra.com/) (STO: SECT B) announces that Hospital for Special Surgery (HSS), one of the most renowned orthopaedic hospitals in the US, has ordered Sectra’s 3D pre-operative planning solution. The software will provide HSS orthopaedic surgeons with advanced tools to enhance visualization of complex cases with the goal of improving patient outcomes.

2018-01-16
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Medical Systems
Swedish veterinary chain orders Sectra cloud-based PACS to achieve unified solution for all images

Linköping, Sweden – January 10, 2018 – International medical imaging IT and cybersecurity company Sectra (https://www.sectra.com/) (STO: SECT B) has signed a contract with Evidensia Sweden to deliver its solution for reviewing medical images, Sectra PACS. Evidensia is replacing its multiple IT solutions for imaging with a single solution in order to increase efficiency and collaboration across 54 hospitals and clinics.

2018-01-10
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Medical Systems