Snoqualmie, Wash — December 17, 2018 — Spacelabs Healthcare (“Spacelabs” or the “Company”) today announced that the U.S. government Defense Logistics Agency has selected Spacelabs Healthcare as a prime vendor to provide the Army, Navy, Air Force, Marine Corps and federal civilian agencies for patient monitoring, accessories, and training. The contract includes a five-year base contract, renewable through 2028.
The Company is a long-standing supplier to the U.S. Military, beginning with Air Force and NASA contracts in 1958 to support the U.S. Space Program.
“We are pleased to renew our commitment to providing safe and effective advanced monitoring products to the U.S. Military,” said Deepak Chopra, OSI Systems’ Chairman and CEO. “The stringent product security requirements of the U.S. military today represent a growing trend in the broader healthcare market as hospitals face increasingly costly and frequent sophisticated cybersecurity threats. Spacelabs’ affiliation with the U.S. Military and compliance with their stringent product requirements allows us to anticipate security needs in the civilian healthcare market.”