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Elekta: Elekta awarded Sole Source agreement with Premier
ATLANTA, September 16, 2019 - Elekta (EKTA-B.ST) has been awarded a
group purchasing agreement for Full Line Radiation Oncology Products
and Services with Premier. Effective September 1, 2019, the new
agreement allows Premier members, at their discretion, to take
advantage of special pricing and terms pre-negotiated by Premier for
linear accelerators (linacs), Elekta Unity MR-linac, oncology
informatics and services.
Peter Gaccione, Elektas Executive Vice President, Region North and
Latin America says: Were very excited to be the exclusive provider
of precision radiation solutions to Premiers extensive network of
healthcare systems, hospitals and clinics. This collaboration is
grounded in our mutual goal to make high-quality, cost-effective
healthcare accessible everywhere in the U.S.
The five-year sole source agreement with Elekta, effective from
September 1, 2019, will enable Premiers members to begin purchasing
Elektas advanced oncology solutions including:
Elekta Unity*, a state-of-the-art MR-linac that is redefining a
new standard for personalized radiation therapy based on real-time,
high-resolution anatomical and biological MRI at the point-of-care.
Leksell Gamma Knife, bringing Precision Radiation Medicine to
the treatment of brain metastasis as well as other brain tumors and
functional brain disorders.
Versa HD, a highly versatile, all-in-one radiotherapy system
that overcomes the complexity of stereotactic treatments with high
definition dynamic radiosurgery (HDRS).
Elekta Infinity is a truly multifunctional platform with
uncompromised performance, combining superior dose conformance and
advanced image guidance.
MOSAIQ Plaza, Elektas patient-centric, integrative software
suite, is designed to work seamlessly with Elektas radiotherapy
systems to deliver comprehensive, cost-effective treatment.
Elekta Care, a proactive services program that helps customers
deliver exceptional care.
*Elekta Unity has CE mark and 510(k) clearance but is not available in
Premier is a leading healthcare improvement company, uniting an
alliance of approximately 4,000 U.S. hospitals and 175,000 other
providers to transform healthcare. With integrated data and
analytics, collaboratives, supply chain solutions, and advisory and
other services, Premier enables better care and outcomes at a lower
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For further information, please contact:
Oskar Bosson, Global EVP Corporate Communications and Public Affairs
Tel: +46 70 410 7180, e-mail: Oskar.Bosson@elekta.com
Time zone: CET: Central European Time
Raven Canzeri, Global Public Relations Manager
Tel: +1 770 670 2524, e-mail: email@example.com
Time zone: EST: Eastern Standard Time
For almost five decades, Elekta has been a leader in precision
radiation medicine. Our nearly 4,000 employees worldwide are
committed to ensuring everyone in the world with cancer has access to
- and benefits from - more precise, personalized radiotherapy
treatments. Headquartered in Stockholm, Sweden, Elekta is listed on
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