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The lifeIMAGE Network Expands to 1,500 Hospitals Connected, 7 Billion Image Files Exchanged


Company's New LITE Application Allows Hospital Referral Sites to Get
Up and Running Quickly

lifeIMAGE announced today that its recently launched application, LITE,
has helped to dramatically increase interoperability in healthcare with
more than 100 new hospital connections in only two months. LITE, which
stands for, lifeIMAGE Transfer Exchange, gives the company's hospital
customers the ability to offer their referral and coordination sites
this simple to use yet powerful tool. There is no charge to sending
sites to download the application.

LITE was developed with interoperability and simplicity in mind for
healthcare entities to quickly deploy and build networks without the
traditional IT burdens of building and sustaining a clinical
information-sharing network.

"The success of LITE and the rapid growth of our network has exceeded
our expectations," said lifeIMAGE President and CEO Matthew A. Michela.
"With dramatic shifts currently underway in the sector, our hospital and
health system customers need a more effective way to quickly and easily
coordinate care, improve efficiencies, and make better clinical

Historically, building and sustaining an information exchange network in
healthcare has been challenging. It is burdensome for IT departments to
implement and maintain, complex to integrate into workflows, expensive,
and difficult to meet proprietary and onerous vendor requirements. Too
often, patients have the onus of being the courier to transporting
images on CDs. With lifeIMAGE's standards-based interoperability suite,
customers do not need to program around proprietary requirements, and
they aren't forced to learn and use additional user interfaces as the
company's solutions are digitally integrated into streamlined workflows
or existing user-interfaces.

With ten years of expertise in the technical complexity of exchanging
images and building these processes into workflow, lifeIMAGE is a truly
interoperable network that orchestrates the flow of all clinical
information between clinical sites globally. The company has facilitated
the exchange of 7 billion image files with each file often containing
hundreds of individual diagnostic images.

About lifeIMAGE

With its beginnings in medical image exchange, lifeIMAGE now
orchestrates the flow of any and all clinical information across the
patient's journey, in real time, to help care teams and researchers make
informed decisions. Founded in 2008, lifeIMAGE
has spent the past decade innovating and building an interoperable
network ecosystem connecting hospitals, physicians, patients,
pharmaceuticals, medical device, telehealth and EHRs. Today, the
lifeIMAGE network connects over 1,500 facilities in the United States,
including 7 of the top 10 U.S. hospitals, with 150,000 U.S. providers
and 58,000 clinics globally.

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