Centegra Health Systems in northwest Illinois is the community’s largest employer with nearly 4,000 Associates and 500 volunteers. The health system has more than 460 physicians on staff.

  • Centegra is now ranked as one of the best nationwide by Modern Healthcare Magazine,  Thomson Reuters  and HealthGrades, all in evaluations of quality and service.
  • Centegra has also been highly ranked as a great place to work by Modern Healthcare Magazine.

Centegra was looking to solve 4 challenges for their medical archiving solution:

  • Consolidation of existing imaging archiving tools
  • Strategic freedom in the Cloud
  • Efficiency and lower TCO
  • Disaster recovery and business continuity built-in

Dell delivered a Unified Clinical Archiving strategy with the Dell Cloud Clinical Archive featuring:

  • Five-year medical image storage on-premise for high availability
  • Long-term storage in two Dell Cloud sites (Arizona and Connecticut)
  • Active management of over 225,000 images a year (and growing...)
  • Image management through Information Lifecycle Management (ILM) strategy

David Tomlinsoin, CIO of Centegra Health Systems and John Heinrich, Director Diagnostics and Oncology Services at Centegra Health Systems provide an overview of the challenges, strategies, and solutions involved in a Cloud Medical Archiving solution from Dell:

For more information on Dell's Medical Imaging solutions, contact a Dell healthcare specialist.