West Physics is pleased to be a participant in the 2016 Healthcare Technology and Health Services Trade Mission organized by the United States Department of Commerce and the International Trade Administration (ITA), with support from the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, U.S. Department of State, and the organizers of the Saudi-American Healthcare Forum. The mission will take place in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and the State of Kuwait, where fast-growing populations and increasing rates of chronic disease, coupled with quality of care improvement policies, are driving demand for greater healthcare efficiencies and productivity.
Dr. W. Geoffrey West, Ph.D., DABR, CHP, the President and Chief Medical Physicist of West Physics, stated, “All of us at West Physics are enormously honored to be among the 19 respected U.S. companies selected for this important trade mission and we are excited about introducing our high-quality medical and health physics services to these two countries.” Among the other companies selected for the trade mission are such esteemed organizations as Oracle, Honeywell International, Kurt Salmon, Hewlett Packard Enterprises and the University of California – San Diego Health System. “Assuring quality in diagnostic imaging and in radiation safety is an important priority in healthcare delivery worldwide and we look forward to building upon our work to date in the GCC [Gulf Cooperation Council] to further that priority,” continued Dr. West.
As a world leader in the healthcare sector, West Physics is well suited to implement the next generation of healthcare quality assurance solutions needed in these markets. West Physics provides a full range of quality assurance and equipment testing services for MRI, CT, Nuclear Medicine/PET, Ultrasound, Mammography, Radiography and Fluoroscopy machines; provides expert x-ray shielding design and verification services; and specializes in helping facilities achieve and maintain various national and international accreditations for their radiology departments (e.g., JCI, ACR, CBAHI, etc.).
For more information, please contact West Physics corporate headquarters at +1 866 275 9378.