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We think the products we sell and the customers who buy them make great stories. Plus, we want to ensure that you receive all the information you need to provide the very best health care to your patients. That’s why Horizon Medical Services Ltd. publishes a newsletter to help keep customers informed about our company, new products we’re offering, new technologies, and product enhancements. Our newsletter is archived here on our website. Please click on the links below to download pdfs of our current and past editions.
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On the Horizon #7 (September 12, 2008)
Canadian DI supplier attains ISO designation

On the Horizon #6 (September 14, 2007)
CANON MEDICAL ANNOUNCING THE PURCHASE OF 14 CANON DR PLATES FROM HORIZON MEDICAL

On the Horizon #5 (September 12, 2005)
CANON U.S.A. ACHIEVES A MAJOR MILESTONE WITH THE INSTALLATION OF ITS 1,000TH DIGITAL RADIOGRAPHY IMAGE SENSOR

On the Horizon #4 (September 15, 2004) Canon Medical Systems' Dealer Horizon Medical Services of Canada Receives Multi-System DR Order from Hamilton Health Sciences; Message from the CEO.

On the Horizon #3 (September 15, 2003) Message from the CEO; The Right IT Investment Can Lead to Clinical Transformation

On the Horizon #2 (July 15, 2002) Our new MRI, the MagnaServ Infinity SX 1.5T

On the Horizon #1 (July 13, 2001) New Price Point for Conventional X-ray

Press Releases

Technology is always changing. You can stay abreast of what’s happening in the medical imaging industry by getting the most current information as it’s released. Visit this page often to view Horizon Medical’s own press releases, as well as relevant articles regarding the products we distribute or the manufacturers we associate with. Please click on the links below to download pdfs of our current and past press releases and articles.


Claymount America Distribution (July 2013)Claymount Americas Corporation and Horizon Medical Services have decided to enter into a long term distribution agreement for the Canadian market

FIRST CANADIAN ORTHOPAEDIC IMAGING RESEARCH NETWORK CONNECTS SURGEONS IN HALIFAX, WINNIPEG AND MONTREAL (March 2011)
Developed by HBI in conjunction with Horizon Medical Services Ltd., the Halifax SR Suite features Canon technology and enables the capture of RSA images.


Health Canada License approval for Horizon Vista CR(December 2009)
Horizon Medical Services Ltd., has recently obtained Health Canada Device License approval for their Horizon Vista Computed Radiography systems - CR 3600, CR 3600+ and the CR 3600SF

OEM agreement with Sedecal(June 2009)
Horizon Medical Services Ltd. and Sedecal Spain signed OEM agreeemnt

ISO 13485:2003 Standard Certification(March 2008)
Horizon Medical has recently successfully completed certification to the ISO 13485:2003 standard.

Computing Canada (August 2005)
Ontario’s second largest hospital has implemented a radiography technology that reduces the amount of time it takes a technician to obtain a medical image from three minutes to three seconds.

IT Business (August 2005)
Hamilton Health Sciences, which encompasses five hospitals and a cancer centre, in partnership with Horizon Medical Services, receives Canon digital radiography systems in six of its general X-ray rooms.

The Canon Press Room (August 2005)
Horizon Medical Services, Ltd. receives a multi-system order to install Canon digital radiography (DR) systems in the general x-ray rooms at Hamilton Health Sciences, the second largest hospital in the province of Ontario.

Canadian ISOs Merge (July 2002)
Horizon Medical Services Ltd. and DigiRay Inc. (both of Mississauga, Ontario, Canada), today are pleased to announce the merger of the two companies.


Articles

In the medical imaging industry, information is essential. You can find out what’s happening in the industry, with our manufacturers and their products, and with Horizon Medical as well. Visit this page often to view and download relevant articles concerning product usage and tips. Simply click on the links below to download pdfs.

Canon Tech Guide (Coming Soon)
A technical guide for Canon’s CXDI Digital X-ray Cameras.

Challenges of Direct Digital X-ray Detectors
Challenges