CareView Communications, Inc. (OTCBB: CRVW), an information technology provider to the healthcare industry, announced today the execution of a pilot agreement with Palmetto Health Richland in Columbia, South Carolina (“Palmetto Health Richland”), one of the largest hospitals in the southeast. Palmetto Health Richland is a regional community teaching medical center affiliated with the University of South Carolina. It has 649 beds, 4,200 employees and a staff of more than 900 medical and dental staff providing a wide range of primary and specialty healthcare services. Palmetto Health Richland is part of Palmetto Health, the region’s largest, most comprehensive, locally owned, not-for-profit healthcare resource which includes six hospitals. Under the terms of the pilot agreement, CareView will install its CareView System™ for a six-month trial basis in approximately 82 beds.
In the release, Samuel A. Greco, CareView’s Chief Executive Officer stated: “We welcome Palmetto Health Richland to the CareView family. We are eager to continue to develop our working relationship with them to help them fulfill their daily commitment to high quality service in the safest environment possible. We are confident that the CareView System™ will exceed expectations in this pilot program and that Palmetto Health will welcome the further deployment of our superior product throughout their facilities.”