MDI Solutions has signed a distribution agreement with Karos Health of Waterloo, Ontario, to sell and service the full range of Karos’ Rialto software products to its customer base in Canada, USA and the United Kingdom.

Customer demand continues to grow for open-standards based solutions that enable clinical information exchange and storage between healthcare providers. The need for solutions based on Integrating the Healthcare Enterprise (IHE) continues to accelerate world-wide. Karos’ Rialto products provide the key components required to support clinical information exchange and storage networks based on IHE, and solve real cross enterprise workflow problems.

“We are thrilled to have a special relationship with Karos to assist our hospital and clinic customers,” says Alan McLaren, Vice President of MDI. “Karos’ XDS and XDS-I solutions present proven options to our customers that rely on us for integration and PACS Migration solutions.” he added.

“MDI Solutions is a leader in integration services and brings a high level of quality and experience to the markets they serve. Both companies share a commitment to open standards, clinical data exchange and interoperability between clinical systems, making this partnership a natural fit building on each others strengths,” says Rick Stroobosscher, President of Karos Health. “We are excited to partner with MDI Solutions to bring value to their customers.” he added.
Karos Health is focused on elevating the quality of patient care by enabling the sharing and storing of clinical information. Karos’ Rialto platform empowers healthcare enterprises to enable cross community access to information, facilitating collaboration between healthcare providers and patients. Rialto is based on open standards that ensure safe and secure handling of patient health information and is backed by a team with decades of experience in healthcare interoperability. For more information about Karos, visit www.karoshealth.com.