Topic: DR Systems


Relationship expected to expand Visaris Americas presence in company’s core market segments


ROCHESTER, New York, April 18, 2018 – Visaris Americas, a First Source company, announced today that they have partnered with Alpinion Medical Systems (Alpinion), a prominent worldwide ultrasound manufacturer. The new relationship allows Visaris Americas to market Alpinion’s full line of E-CUBE diagnostic ultrasound products in the U.S. Visaris Americas expects to leverage the new relationship to secure business in several of their core markets, particularly the mobile homecare imaging segment.

“The Alpinion product line complements the breadth of our robust Vision product line especially mobile homecare imaging, our fastest growing market segment,” said Ron Viola, Managing Partner for Visaris Americas. “Having the ability to offer customers the Vision M, our lightweight portable X-ray system, along with the Alpinion E-CUBE i7 compact portable ultrasound platform provides an exceptionally attractive complete imaging solution for our customers.” Viola commented.

The Visaris Americas relationship with Alpinion is the first of several partnerships it plans to make in the future to reinforce their commitment to offering their customers a total imaging solution.

 About Visaris Americas:

VISARIS AMERICAS, a First Source company, provides a full portfolio of innovative digital imaging solutions. Our Vision series of products are designed for various imaging environments from the Vision M lightweight portable X-ray solution to our most advanced solution the Vision C, a fully robotic radiography suite. Our Company’s mission is to deliver the highest quality and cost-effective digital imaging technology, workflow solutions and responsive technical support to meet the diverse needs of today’s demanding medical imaging environments.


About First Source:

FIRST SOURCE, established in 1999, is recognized for its innovative R&D and manufacturing capabilities, extensive product training programs, and the high level of responsive technical support it provides to medical imaging customers in the U.S. market. In October 2015, FIRST SOURCE became the sole distributor of Visaris-branded products in the Americas. Visaris is an Eastern European-based company that has heavily invested years of R&D in product design and workflow solutions for the global medical imaging market.

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About Alpinion Medical Systems:

ALPINION is a world-renowned ultrasound manufacturer known for innovation. Its E-CUBE product line follows the principles (Extreme Clarity, Efficient Workflow, Ergonomic Design) and reflects ALPINION’s technological philosophy that provides customers with uniform image quality throughout the product lifetime. ALPINION focuses on continuous innovation in acoustic technology and has developed a range of transducer array types and applied them to ALPINION’s innovative E-CUBE series of ultrasound systems. Based on proprietary superior acoustic technology, ALPINION continuously strives to expand the medical business from diagnostic to therapeutic ultrasound.


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Michelle Brown
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OGHS Invests in Robotic Digital X-ray Solution to Meet Growing Community Imaging Needs

ROCHESTER, New York, February 22nd, 2018 – Visaris Americas, is an innovative provider of digital radiography (DR) technology for the medical diagnostics market. Together with Ultimate Medical Services, their preferred channel partner in the South-Central States; the Company is proud to announce the installation of its premium, fully robotic, Vision C ceiling-suspended digital X-ray suite at the Opelousas General Health System (OGHS), South Campus location in Opelousas, Louisiana.

The Vision C digital X-ray suite is designed to provide all levels of imaging facilities with a high functioning, ceiling-suspended solution that delivers numerous benefits at the touch of a button: fully-robotic 360 patient positioning, seamless image stitching for Orthopedics, and smooth, fluid movements.

“The robotic system improves patient comfort, while the digital component yields more diagnostic information at significantly less radiation exposure.” stated Dr. Paula Sharkey, Radiologist, Opelousas General Health System.

“Our team is dedicated to delivering high quality medical imaging solutions that best meet the needs of our Customers; with a strong value proposition. OGHS has chosen to provide a state-of-the-art diagnostic system, the first in Louisiana, to improve their patient comfort and diagnostic capabilities,” commented Kevin Fix, CEO, Ultimate Medical Services. “We have received a great response from the (Opelousas) South-Campus site noting a tremendous increase in workflow and Radiologist satisfaction with the image quality; plus, the Technologist’s love the systems’ overall functionality and ease-of-use. As an organization long-focused on providing a high level of customer satisfaction and technical support; these results are what keep us confident in providing the Vision solutions to our Customers.”

“We are proud to have Ultimate Medical Services as our partner representing the Vision portfolio in the highly visible digital imaging market, stated Rick Sbordone, Vice President of Sales, Visaris Americas.“Through Ultimate’s professional representation of this solution, the Vision C was selected by OGHS as the best imaging suite, not only to meet the increased imaging needs of the Community; but their growing group of Radiologists. We’re confident that the Vision C solution, in conjunction with our Avanse image processing software platform, provides the highest quality digital images while delivering increased diagnostic clarity.”

About Opelousas General Health System:

Since 1957, Opelousas General Health System has been dedicated to the provision of quality health care through its strong commitment and high standards. Central to the success of OGHS’s commitment for excellence is the presence of an outstanding and highly qualified staff of physicians, nurses, technologists and other personnel who provide professional treatment in a caring environment. Serving as the region’s referral medical center, OGHS is a 197-bed, full service medical center, and the area’s most comprehensive community health care facility offering a wide range of medical specialties and state-of-the-art technology.

Deanna LeJeune
Community Relations Coordinator
Opelousas General Health System
539 East Prudhomme Street, Opelousas, LA 70570
337-948-5170 D | 337-351-9097 M

About Visaris Americas:

Visaris Americas provides truly digital imaging solutions that incorporate key components to transition facilities from film, computed radiography (CR) and aging digital detectors.

The Company’s mission is to deliver the highest quality, and highest value, digital imaging technology and responsive technical support, to meet the diverse needs of today’s demanding medical environments. The Vision C, available in customizable configurations, fully-robotic through to non-motorized, is designed to deliver a robust imaging solution for all levels of facilities and budgets.

The Visaris Americas portfolio includes:

  • Full DR Solutions: Robotic to Non-motorized
  • Digital Upgrade / Retrofit Packages
  • Integrated Digital Acquisition Software Platforms
  • Enterprise PACS/RIS Solutions
  • Ergonomic Positioning Systems
  • Portable DR Systems

Visaris Americas is a collaboration between First Source, Inc. and Visaris d.o.o. Visaris is an Eastern-European imaging technology manufacturer, that has invested heavily in years of research and development on its innovative product designs and workflow solutions.

Michelle Brown
585.272.1690 D | 585.727.8504 M

APDA 2017

American Portable Diagnostics Association (APDA) 2017

Las Vegas, NV

October 15 – 17, 2017
Delano Hotel – Booth 202

Together the business entities of First Source and Visaris Americas offer a multitude of technology and platforms that provide simple, efficient and cost-effective solutions to meet the needs of medical imaging professionals.

We will be attending the 2017 ACA conference to showcase the patent-pending Vision M Portable X-ray Cart along with our portfolio of selected flat panel platforms and enterprise solutions.


To arrange a meeting with us at the conference please click here >>

To learn more about the Vision M Portable X-ray cart please click here >>


European Congress of Radiology (ECR) 2016

VISIT US AT EXPO X1 | Booth 528A
Vienna, Austria

Visaris will showcase the Vision C DR Solution; the smooth movements and design features of this overhead tube crane solution are setting new industry standards.

Come by for a demonstration of the Avanse image acquisition software and stitching package and see the differences for yourself.

For a floorplan of our booth location, please click here >>


Visaris Americas Receives FDA Clearance Prior to Portfolio Launch at North America’s Largest Industry Conference

Visaris Receives USA Food and Drug Administration, (FDA) 510(k) Clearance on Software, Flat Panel Detectors and Various Hardware Offerings.

ROCHESTER, New York, November 18, 2015 – Visaris Americas, an innovative provider of digital radiography (DR) technology and PACS workflow solutions for the medical diagnostics market is proud to announce that it has received 510(k) U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) clearance on its software, flat panel detectors and various hardware offerings.

Avanse is an important technology and central to the Visaris360 software portfolio. It is designed to integrate with the latest generation flat panel detectors, enabling facilities to smoothly transition to a single software platform; reducing training and overall support costs, while providing complete integration and increased productivity of your entire X-ray department.

As part of the comprehensive Vision Family of fully-integrated DR systems, the Avanse acquisition software platforms boasts many features and provides  full interoperability, improving the quality and reproducibility of clinical images, while further reducing examination time.

“Visaris Americas was launched in October 2015 and is swiftly capturing industry attention as a disruptive provider of comprehensive, fully integrated digital solutions. The FDA clearance is an important step for Visaris Americas in providing a comprehensive digital imaging and workflow solution to a multi-tiered market segment. We are excited to be launching our new portfolio of digital radiography solutions to an international audience at the Radiological Society of North America conference being held in Chicago at the end of November,” said Rick Sbordone, vice president digital sales and business development. “Our highly integrated digital acquisition software platform, Avanse, supports several advanced imaging capabilities typically cost prohibitive in some market segments and reserved for expensive DR devices.”

To meet with the Visaris Americas team, please contact us or visit our booth # 7761 at RSNA 2015. 

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Michelle Brown
Director, Marketing
585.272.1690 D | 585.727.8504 M