Block Imaging Announces IAMERS Membership
Lansing, September 30, 2011 - Well known and respected global buyer and seller of pre-owned and refurbished medical imaging equipment, parts and services, Block Imaging International, announced today their new active membership with IAMERS, the International Association of Medical Equipment Medical Equipment Remarketers & Servicers. Established Sept 30th, this strategic membership further advances each organization’s commitment to setting the highest standards of “Professionalism in the Diagnostic Imaging Industry.”
Jason Crawford, President Block Imaging Parts & Service, an ISO 9000:2008 Certified Company, will serve as Block’s active member in the USA. Mr. Crawford states, “We believe in the mission of IAMERS to raise the standard for refurbished imaging equipment and service around the world. Block Imaging is honored to join our friends and competitors both large and small as we grow this voice of the industry.” Brian von Gunten, Vice President Global Operations, and working from Block's European office in Munich, will represent the Company for IAMERS Europe.
Diana Upton, President of IAMERS had this to say about Block Imaging’s addition to the association, “We are honored to have Block Imaging in the IAMERS association and honored to have companies like Block that have embraced ISO certification as a commitment to quality in our industry.”
About Block Imaging Companies
Block Imaging is one of the largest independent, global providers of refurbished medical imaging equipment. Operating since 1997, Block buys, sells, rents and services medical imaging equipment in all modalities: MRI, CT, Interventional Labs, C-Arm, Digital Rad Rooms, PET/CT and Women’s Health. Block’s turnkey services also include leasing & financing options, parts support, economical shared risk service agreements, equipment valuation and service training for engineers. Block has eight offices worldwide, including Europe and Japan (Nihon Block Imaging KK). For more information, please visit www.blockimaging.com.
The International Association of Medical Equipment Remarketers and Servicers, founded in 1993, is dedicated to creating a professional, secondary market by bringing together leading dealers, lessors, refurbishers and services committed to ethics and professionalism. Member companies represent a wide variety of medical specialties but are bound together by their commitment to IAMERS' written and enforceable Code of Ethics and Professionalism in the Diagnostic Imaging industry. For more information, please visit www.iamers.org.
For more information or interview please contact:
Jason Crawford, President of Block Imaging Parts & Service