Hitachi Reorganizes Domestic Business to Expand the Healthcare Business Providing One-Stop Services which Enables Integrated Community Care Systems

Tokyo, Japan, November 15, 2017 --- Hitachi, Ltd. and Hitachi Medical Computer Systems, Inc. today announced that they have decided to integrate the maintenance services and sales service support divisions related to medical devices business and electronic medical record business at HMCS as of April 1, 2018, and changing the name of the company to Hitachi Healthcare Systems, Inc. (tentative). The reorganization aims to provide one-stop services for medical facilities and care providers, which play important roles in integrated community care systems in order to expand Hitachi’s healthcare business. In this reorganization, Hitachi's maintenance service and sales service support divisions related to medical devices business and electronic record business will be transferred to HMCS through an absorption-type company split.