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An Introduction to AXr. EM May 2012 Page 1 of 10 An Introduction to AXr. EM May 2012 Page 1 of 10

AXr. EM is the Association of Healthcare Technology Providers for Imaging, Radiotherapy and Care AXr. EM is the Association of Healthcare Technology Providers for Imaging, Radiotherapy and Care AXr. EM was formerly known as the Association of X -ray Equipment Manufacturers (Constituted around 1955) AXr. EM management and administration services are provided by GAMBICA – the Association for Instrumentation, Control, Automation and Laboratory Technology. However, AXr. EM is a separate body with its own constitution and identity. May 2012 Page 2 of 10

AXr. EM Association of Healthcare Technology Providers for Imaging, Radiotherapy and Care Peter Lawson AXr. EM Association of Healthcare Technology Providers for Imaging, Radiotherapy and Care Peter Lawson Director Tel: +44 (0)20 7207 9660 | Fax: + 44 (0)20 7642 8096 | Email: peter. [email protected] org. uk Web: www. axrem. org. uk | Address: Broadwall House, 21 Broadwall, London, SE 1 9 PL May 2012 Page 3 of 10

Some Key AXr. EM Functions • AXr. EM provides an effective industry interface for Some Key AXr. EM Functions • AXr. EM provides an effective industry interface for addressing common issues with Government departments, procurement organisations and other institutions, e. g: « « « « Department of Health NHS – Supply chain MHRA NICE HSE BSI Professional Bodies, - RCR, BIR, BMUS May 2012 Page 4 of 10

Some Key AXr. EM Functions • AXr. EM provides a vehicle for the collection Some Key AXr. EM Functions • AXr. EM provides a vehicle for the collection and dissemination of UK market data and intelligence and information addressing European and International issues e. g. « UK Market Statistics European Statistics EU Directives * Mutual Recognition « « May 2012 Page 5 of 10

AXr. EM structure Currently, there are three categories of membership - Multi-Interest Member - AXr. EM structure Currently, there are three categories of membership - Multi-Interest Member - Specialist-Focus Group Member (SFG) • The AXr. EM Executive Committee meets four times a year and is the controlling body. • Of the current 15 members of the Executive Committee 12 are UK Managing Directors. • AXr. EM members represent a UK market share of around 85%. • Consequently the Executive Group is influential within Do. H • Other Groups in AXr. EM meet 2 - 4 times a year. May 2012 Page 6 of 10

Current AXr. EM membership Accuray B-K Med Acuo Brain. Lab Carestream Elekta Erigal Esaote Current AXr. EM membership Accuray B-K Med Acuo Brain. Lab Carestream Elekta Erigal Esaote Fujifilm GE Healthcare Hitachi Med Sys Hologic IBA Med Imaging Nucletron OSL Tomo. Therapy Philips Healthcare Siemens Healthcare Sonosite Supersonic Imagine Toshiba Med. Sys. Varian Xograph Healthcare Xstrahl • Agfa Healthcare Bracco UK Membership has grown from 12 companies in 2006 to 27 in 2012 May 2012 Page 7 of 10

AXr. EM Special Interest Groups • provide a means whereby horizontal issues can be AXr. EM Special Interest Groups • provide a means whereby horizontal issues can be addressed effectively within AXr. EM. . • Current SIGs are: « SIG 1 SIG 2 SIG 3 SIG 4 SIG 5 SIG 6 SIG 7 SIG 8 « SIGs meet on the need to address a particular issue. « « « « Service Managers Contract Conditions Statistics – Competition Law Congress & Exhibitions Regulatory Matters Human Resources Salary survey Code of Conduct Committee May 2012 Page 8 of 10

AXr. EM Specialist Focus Groups • • provide for communication with and amongst members AXr. EM Specialist Focus Groups • • provide for communication with and amongst members who are involved in and interested in specific products or modalities. Current SFGs are: « SFG 1 Picture Archiving and Communication Systems (PACS) & IT Solutions « SFG 2 Radiotherapy « SFG 3 Ultrasound « SFG 4 Computed Tomography « SFG 5 Contrast Media « SFG 6 Positron Emission Tomography / Tracers May 2012 Page 9 of 10

Developments through 2008 -2012 • Website established www. axrem. org. uk • Code of Developments through 2008 -2012 • Website established www. axrem. org. uk • Code of Conduct adopted and policed • Competition Law – specific guidance on sales statistics from legal counsel • Continued in membership of European Federation COCIR • Recommended contract conditions and periodic consultation with NHS SC • Industry position papers issued to Do. H and NHS • Interface with other Trade Associations e. g. BHTA, BIVDA and ABHI on common industry issues • Provided specific aggregated Industry statistics to National Audit Office May 2012 Page 10 of 10