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Protecting Patient Images From Damage and Disaster
Apr 14, 2008 (08:04 AM EDT)

BOSTON, April 14 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- WHO: Antonio Garcia from Frost & Sullivan's Healthcare Consulting Division and Michael J. "PACSman" Cannavo, president of Image Management Consultants, will share industry best practices for cost-effectively storing growing volumes of medical images and protecting them from disaster. Iron Mountain and HP will host this free Webcast for chief information officers and others responsible for managing patient information. WHAT: Titled "Prepare for Disasters & Tackle Terabytes: An Innovative Approach to Outsourcing Medical Image Archiving," the Webcast will cover how to: -- Proactively plan so medical images are protected and recoverable -- Develop HIPAA-compliant disaster recovery plans -- Manage the skyrocketing growth and size of medical imaging studies -- Mitigate risks of technology obsolescence and reduce ownership cost -- Free up staff and resources to focus on delivering patient care -- Control costs through an effective long-term archiving strategy This program has been approved for one ARRT Category A CE credit by the AHRA and attendees will be entered to win a free HP iPAQ 310 Travel Companion navigation system. Additionally, all registrants will receive a free copy of Frost & Sullivan's recent article on image archiving. WHEN: Tuesday, April 29, 2008, 2-3 p.m. EDT REGISTER: PRESS CONTACT: Dan O'Neill, senior public relations manager, Iron Mountain 617-535-2966

About Iron Mountain

Iron Mountain Incorporated helps organizations around the world reduce the costs and risks associated with information protection and storage. The company offers comprehensive records management and data protection solutions, along with the expertise and experience to address complex information challenges such as rising storage costs, litigation, regulatory compliance and disaster recovery. Founded in 1951, Iron Mountain is a trusted partner to more than 100,000 corporate clients throughout North America, Europe, Latin America and Asia Pacific. For more information, visit the company's Web site at .

CONTACT: Dan O'Neill, senior public relations manager, Iron Mountain,,

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