Zepick Cardiology Explains the Impact of AIS Services and Equipment
Associated Imaging Services
Zepick Cardiology is a private cardiology clinic in Wichita, Kansas. Associated Imaging Services (AIS) provides Zepick Cardiology with ultrasound and nuclear medicine services and has sold them the Mindray M8 Elite portable ultrasound system. Tim Zepick, office manager, was able to further explain how the ultrasound system and AIS have impacted the facility in a question-and-answer session.
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- New and reconditioned equipment
- Variety of service options
- Gamma camera relocation
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- Two year warranty
- Excellent image quality
- Multiple configurations for all budgets
Associated Imaging Services is a certified member of several medical agencies,
including Vendormate and Reptrax.