Our talented and highly committed team drives our success in innovating sustainable healthcare solutions that advance patient care outcomes.
West-Com’s experience in healthcare, combined with the local knowledge of our distributor network, help ensure that care teams have the necessary tools to care for patients safely and efficiently. Ultimately, we come to work every day so patients can receive superior care in a safe, healing environment.
West-Com Nurse Call Systems is dedicated to developing innovative, sustainable solutions that improve communications, streamline workflows, and contribute to the reduction or elimination of preventable medical errors and hospital acquired conditions. Since our humble beginnings in 1983, West-Com has introduced new innovative solutions to healthcare like Direct Request® for pain assessment and toileting, and patient CareBoards™ that provide the safest and most efficient way to communicate critical elements of a patient’s care plan among the entire care staff, patient, and family to improve patient engagement and elevate the quality of care.
Headquartered in Fairfield, CA, West-Com has four offices and 73 authorized dealers located throughout the US, Canada and Middle East. We offer local and enterprise-wide nurse call systems and CareBoard™ solutions., clinic patient flow systems and senior care safety solutions to acute care, ambulatory care, and post-acute care facilities.
West-Com’s leadership team operates out of the Fairfield, California and Tempe, Arizona offices.
C. Larry Peters Founder and CEO
His extensive career in healthcare started in 1969 when he became a hospital specialist selling for Lederle Laboratories. Later he established the West Coast healthcare office of West Chemical and developed a sophisticated and successful marketing plan for the establishment of infection control programs in hospitals. In 1978 Mr. Peters became the sales manager for GTE Sylvania and initiated and developed the West-Coast territory for their health care communications division. After GTE sold the division to North American Phillips, Mr. Peters became the area manager of the Western division, responsible for sales and marketing in the fifteen western states, for both the Hospitals and Hotel/Motel divisions. In 1983, he founded West-Com Nurse Call Systems, Inc. Mr. Peters attended Brigham Young University in Provo, Utah, where he earned his BS degree in animal science, zoology and business.
Dania Atanassova-Een Vice President of Operations
Dania has been with West-Com since 2005. She began her career in finance in 1992 as an Accounting Manager at a manufacturing facility in Sacramento California. Later she made the transition in to the retail/wholesale industry as a Controller. In 2001 Dania relocated to South Carolina where she assumed the position of Controller for a multi-million dollar Tier II Automotive Supplier. With vast experience in manufacturing and retail, Dania works with West-Com as well as its Distributors to achieve and maintain its financial goals.
Paul Langstroth Vice President, Product Development
Paul started working for West-Com as a consultant in 1986. In the fall of 1994 Paul was offered the opportunity to join and head up the West-Com product development team. He has been a key member of the corporation ever since. As Vice President of Product Development, Paul is an Electronic Design Engineer, Software Engineer, PCB Designer, Technical Writer, System Administrator and Manager, all rolled into one. Paul is also a certified design engineer for Microchip Technology Inc. based in Tempe, Arizona. Microchip Technology Inc. is a leading provider of microcontroller and analog semiconductors. He is skilled in numerous software development languages, electronic design, and circuit board development. Paul’s professional experience encompasses all aspects of system design for West-Com products from initial concept to final production.