SOURCE: Stentor

June 23, 2005 09:00 ET

Stentor's iSite® PACS (Picture Archive and Communications Systems) Receives #1 Ranking From KLAS 2005 Mid-Year Report Card

BRISBANE, CA -- (MARKET WIRE) -- June 23, 2005 -- Stentor, a leader in the distribution, management and storage of digital medical images, today announced that the company has been named the #1 PACS vendor for acute care facilities over 200 beds in the 2005 Mid-Year Report Card from KLAS Enterprises. The report reflects a summary of the Healthcare Information Technology (HIT) product performance data collected over a thirteen month period starting April 2004 and is meant to provide a solid overview of the state of designated HIT market segments, including PACS. By ranking Stentor first among the top ten PACS providers, the KLAS 2005 Mid-Year Report Card demonstrates Stentor's continued leadership in the PACS category.

KLAS evaluates vendors by collecting from healthcare provider organizations a series of product and vendor evaluations covering more than 40 performance areas. Stentor received the highest rank among major, multi-modality PACS vendors for acute care facilities over 200 beds. Stentor received the largest number of first place rankings in its category and had a response rate of 100% when customers were asked if they would purchase the product again. Stentor was also named the #1 PACS provider in the 2003 and 2004 end-of-year KLAS industry reports. View the details of this report at www.healthcomputing.com.

"Stentor is excited to be recognized as the leading PACS provider from the KLAS Mid-Year Report," said Jeff Otten, CEO of Stentor. "We pride ourselves in providing industry-leading service and care to our customers, and we strive to continually improve and advance our products and services to enhance the delivery of quality patient care."

About Stentor

Stentor, Inc. is a leader in the distribution, management, and storage of digital medical images. Through the company's iSyntax® technology, Stentor has created iSite® PACS for image distribution, radiology reading, and always online long-term storage.

In November 2004, Stentor was ranked the #1 PACS vendor in the 2004 industry report from KLAS Enterprises. In July 2004, Stentor was awarded the 2004 PACS Customer Value Enhancement Award from Frost & Sullivan.

Stentor is an ISO 13485 certified medical device manufacturer, whose product carries the CE mark, and first received 510(k) clearance to market its product from the FDA in October 1999.

© 2005 Stentor Inc. All rights reserved. Stentor, the Stentor logo, iSite and iSyntax are registered trademarks of Stentor, Inc.

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