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QSCAN GROUP ANNOUNCES STRATEGIC INVESTMENT IN ALPENGLOW AUSTRALIA

02/10/2019

Qscan Group today announces it has acquired Australian radiology group, Alpenglow Australia.

Alpenglow is a leading radiology brand, providing high quality radiology services throughout regional NSW and QLD. Alpenglow is made up of sixteen practice locations, stretching from Ayr in far north Queensland to Temora in south central New South Wales and also operates a state of the art Radiologist Reporting “Hub” in the Sydney CBD.  The Hub currently services Alpenglow’s network of clinics, several external clients and will provide additional in-house remote diagnostic imaging reporting support to the national Qscan Group network.  Qscan Group welcomes the Alpenglow team.

Qscan Group Chief Executive Officer, Mr Chris Munday said:

“We are pleased to announce our investment in Alpenglow Australia which joins Qscan Group at an exciting time as we continue to expand nationally, opening new clinics and driving the growth of our national network of PET-CT centres. Alpenglow has successfully grown its regional Australia footprint through offering quality diagnostic imaging service to patients and referrers alike.  We are delighted to welcome the Alpenglow team of experienced medical specialists to the Qscan Group, both as practicing radiologists and equity partners, joining Qscan Group’s other doctor shareholders”.

Alpenglow Director, Mr Alan McCarthy said:

“Alpenglow Doctors and Staff are excited about the opportunity of joining the Qscan group.  Qscan is an outstanding organisation who also reflect the culture and values of Alpenglow.  Specifically, in an ongoing commitment to providing the highest level of care, access and service to referring Doctors and patients; building on our experience in Regional, Rural and Remote settings; and delivery of outstanding service in major hospital environments.

In Qscan Group Alpenglow sees a partner organisation who would support our growth plans and see the opportunity to leverage on our unique service delivery methods which have been developed since our establishment in 2005.  It is an exciting period ahead for our Doctors and Staff, we look forward to being a very positive contributor for the Qscan Group”.

About Qscan Group:
Qscan Group is a leading provider of diagnostic imaging services in Australia operating Qscan Radiology Clinics, Berera Radiology, Universal Medical Imaging, North Coast Radiology Clinics, South East Radiology and Alpenglow Australia. The combined group now operates 69 clinical locations providing services to more than 1 million patients annually.

For further information, interviews or images contact:
Chris Munday, Group Chief Executive Officer (07) 3547 8000