Brent Shafer

"The staff at Phoenix Children's continues to push the boundaries of pediatric care and we want to build on the great work they have done, marrying their deep understanding of children's clinical needs with our leading technologies and research, to create integrated solutions that can support this precious segment of society. Phoenix Children's has helped us to take our innovations in diagnostic imaging to the next level and we look forward to working with them to do the same in the areas of patient care monitoring and informatics, exploring how to apply machine learning and accelerating the transformation of pediatric care."

Brent Shafer
Philips North America

Royal Philips and Phoenix Children's Hospital have announced a long-term strategic partnership with a total value of USD 65 million. Phoenix Children's is the first stand-alone children's health system to sign a long-term, strategic partnership model with Philips. The partnership develops from a leading collaboration in diagnostic imaging to expand the Phoenix Children's programs and further drive clinical excellence. Phoenix Children's will have access to Philips' advanced medical technologies like imaging systems in CT, MRI, and angiography, patient monitoring, clinical informatics, and a comprehensive range of clinical and business consulting services. These technologies and services will help Phoenix Children's expand its high standards of care and integrate its divisions and facilities for a seamless patient experience.

Philips and Phoenix Children's have a shared commitment to clinical excellence and connected patient care that can help drive efficiency, while improving the patient experience and outcomes. Through innovation, the two organizations want to make healthcare more sustainable and accelerate solutions and services specifically designed to address the needs of children.

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