New Partnership designed to improve patient safety, quality and speed of care
Sydney, Australia Sept 4th 2014: Today, during Enterprise Ireland’s Trade and Investment Mission to Australia, Lincor Solutions Ltd formally signed an exclusive agreement with Australia’s leading provider of interactive patient care for the hospital and aged care sectors – Hills Health Solutions.
Lincor – global leaders in Patient engagement Technology – reached agreement with Hills in June 2014 granting them exclusive rights to distribute Lincor technology in Australia and New Zealand.
Speaking after the formal signing in the presence of Minister for Jobs, Enterprise and
Innovation Richard Bruton TD, Peta Jurd, Head of Hills Health Solutions said, “We have been promoting the Lincor technology since June and are already seeing significant interest in the market coming from both public and private health care providers. The combination of Lincor’s best-in-breed patient engagement products with our existing Nurse Call system and Patient Entertainment platform allows us to offer a fully flexible, comprehensive range of technology solutions.”
Speaking from Sydney Minister Bruton said: “I am delighted to welcome this significant announcement between Lincor Solutions and Hills Health Solutions. Healthcare is an area which we have specifically targeted for support through our Action Plan for Jobs, and Lincor Solutions provides a great example of the type of highly innovative company which have developed in Ireland in recent years. Today’s announcement underpins Lincor‘s reputation as a supplier of world-class healthcare technology. I congratulate Lincor and wish both companies every success for continued growth in Australia and New Zealand”.
“We are delighted to be partnering with a visionary market leader such as Hills Health Solutions as they transform healthcare in Australia and New Zealand”, said Dan Byrne, Chairman and CEO Lincor Solutions. “Lincor is committed to continual innovation and just last month introduced MediaLINC – an innovative android-based solution that delivers patient engagement services to standard HD TVs thereby adding more options and flexibility for Hills’ customers as they look to improve the patient experience.”
About Hills Health Solutions
Hills Health Solutions is Australia’s leading provider of interactive patient care for the hospital and aged care sectors, including communications, nurse call, monitoring and entertainment systems. Hills has a presence in over 350 Australian hospitals and 600 aged care facilities. For more information, visit www.hills.com.au