Intelligent Hospital Systems Signs Distribution Agreement with Nevo Medical Ltd.
Partnership with Israeli medical equipment supplier to expand IH Systems’ reach in Israel and Palestine
WINNIPEG, Manitoba--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Intelligent Hospital Systems (IH Systems), maker of the RIVA fully-automated IV compounding system, today announced a distribution agreement with Tel Aviv-based Nevo Medical Ltd. The healthcare and medical equipment supplier will serve as IH Systems’ exclusive distributor in Israel and the Palestine Authority, further increasing the reach of RIVA systems globally.
“By emphasizing the importance of safety, efficiency and cost savings, Nevo Medical will help facilitate the adoption of RIVA’s unmatched pharmacy automation technology by local healthcare providers.”
“We are excited to partner with Nevo Medical, which has the proven industry experience and knowledge to help continue our global expansion,” said Dr. Niels Erik Hansen, president and CEO of IH Systems. “By emphasizing the importance of safety, efficiency and cost savings, Nevo Medical will help facilitate the adoption of RIVA’s unmatched pharmacy automation technology by local healthcare providers.”
Since its introduction in 2008, RIVA systems have safely and accurately prepared more than 2 million medication doses globally. To date, the systems have been installed in Australia, Canada and the United States, among other locations. Additionally, IH Systems has developed a strong presence in the Middle East, with operations in Izmir, Turkey and a RIVA system scheduled for installation in Doha, Qatar.
“Our strategic partnership with IH Systems aligns with our mission to provide best-in-class medical equipment from numerous global healthcare companies,” said Gross Efraim, CEO of Nevo Medical Ltd. “The technologically-focused healthcare sector in Israel and Palestine demands cutting-edge solutions that are designed and manufactured by industry leaders. We are proud to provide healthcare equipment, such as RIVA, which enhances a patient’s overall experience and provides a return on investment for our customers.”
Nevo Medical supplies healthcare equipment to Israel’s public and private sectors, and is a member of the prestigious Orthophone Group. Nevo also works with the State of Israel Ministry of Health and other authorities to make certain medical technologies are available to healthcare providers through necessary permits and approvals. With its knowledgeable medical staff, Nevo also maintains longstanding relationships with healthcare companies including Siemens and Swisslog, among others.
About Intelligent Hospital Systems
Founded in 2006, Intelligent Hospital Systems (IH Systems) is a medical device company focused on the design and development of automated solutions for the hospital environment. Based in Winnipeg, Manitoba, IH Systems manufactures RIVA, a fully-automated IV compounding system that prepares medications for syringes and IV bags in an aseptic environment. Using RIVA, hospitals enhance patient safety, lower the cost-per-dose of medications, reduce their vulnerability to medication shortages and cut waste. For more information, visit www.intelligenthospitals.com.
About Nevo Medical Ltd.
Nevo Medical is a licensed representative for sales and service in Israel of applications and equipment developed by global healthcare companies. In addition to distribution, marketing and sales, the company provides top quality service and training for its diverse customer base in the medical and healthcare industries. The company also possesses best-in-class resources to manage administrative, legal, insurance and accounting procedures. For more information, visit www.nevo-medical.com.