Västerås Central Hospital’s Cardiology Department has reduced stock by 33%, and time spent on inventory and ordering has dropped by almost 77% — allowing staff to focus on patient care.


The Cardiology Department staff members felt frustrated at the amount of time dedicated to managing inventory, which was time not spent on treatment of patients.

Author name
Dr. Ortwin Herterich
Author Title
Chief Physician, Västerås Central Hospital
“We have chosen the right system—SpaceTRAX—to help us achieve our goals for the future.”

What You'll Learn

  • The inventory management challenges the Cardiology Department faced 
  • Quantified inventory, wastage, operational savings and ROI of the solution
  • “Lessons Learned” from the selection and implementation process