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Kodak Signs Contract With Medlink Imaging


Agreement Appoints Medlink U.S. Value Added Distributor of Small Format Computed Radiography Products From Kodak’s Health Group

Rochester, N.Y., August 23 -- Eastman Kodak Company has signed a multiyear agreement with Medlink Imaging, LLC, that names Medlink a value added distributor in the U.S. for Kodak’s Point-of-Care computed radiography (CR) products.

Kodak’s compact Point-of-Care CR systems enable medical practitioners to acquire patient x-ray images digitally and are used for in-room medical imaging needs throughout a medical facility—such as in emergency, pediatrics and intensive care departments. Kodak manufactures and markets these innovative systems for specialty markets such as orthopedics and diagnostic imaging centers.

Under the agreement, Medlink Imaging will distribute KODAK Point-of-Care products, spare parts and accessories—as well as provide customer technical support and service through a national network of authorized dealers.

The agreement also enables Medlink to sell OREX ACL systems available from Kodak. Kodak acquired OREX Computed Radiography Ltd.—a leader in compact CR systems for specialty markets and distributed CR applications—in early 2005. Additional details of the agreement were not disclosed.

About Medlink Imaging, LLC

Medlink Imaging has been a leader in the distribution of products for medical imaging since 1995. The company is a full diagnostic imaging technologies supplier, providing x-ray film, dry media, computed radiography (CR), PACS, digital systems, laser printers, and x-ray equipment to the medical and veterinary markets. With the corporate office based in New Jersey, Medlink has experienced regional managers located across the United States. These managers have in depth knowledge of medical imaging and are prepared to work with an experienced channel of distributors who can meet the technical and service needs of any medical professional who is considering the advantages of digital imaging to improve patient care and productivity.

For more information about Medlink Imaging, visit or call 800-456-7800.

About Kodak’s Health Group

Kodak’s Health Group, with 2005 revenues of $2.65 billion, is a world leader in supplying the medical and dental professions with advanced healthcare products, services and information technology solutions. Its broad portfolio includes picture archiving and communications systems (PACS), radiology information systems (RIS), healthcare information systems, computed radiography (CR) and digital radiography (DR) systems, laser imagers, mammography and oncology systems, x-ray film systems, dental imaging products, and a range of consulting—as well as repair and maintenance—services.

Kodak is the world’s foremost imaging innovator, providing leading products and services to not only healthcare customers, but to the photographic and graphic communications markets. With sales of $14.3 billion in 2005, the company is committed to a digitally oriented growth strategy focused on helping people better use meaningful images and information in their life and work. Consumers use Kodak’s system of digital and traditional image capture products and services to take, print and share their pictures anytime, anywhere; Businesses effectively communicate with customers worldwide using Kodak solutions for prepress, conventional and digital printing and document imaging; and Creative Professionals rely on Kodak technology to uniquely tell their story through moving or still images.
For more information about Kodak’s Health Group, contact your Kodak representative or visit
Note: KODAK is a trademark of Eastman Kodak Company


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