The department of radiology offers imaging exams to all patients treated at SHCRC.
Outpatient radiology exams are performed with physician orders.
The department of radiology receives orders from physicians for inpatient, outpatient and emergency room exams. The radiology department staff explains the exam to the patient, monitors the patient for reactions when they are given IV contrast and performs exams and delivers films to the Radiologist.
A radiological technologist will perform exams in radiology and CT. An ultrasound technologist will performs ultrasound exams. These staff members demonstrate competency in all aspects of care including neonate, pediatrics, adolescents, adults and geriatrics.
The radiology department has coverage 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.