|IMAGING – Whether you need an MRI or a simple x-ray, the professional staff of Hancock Medical Center’s Diagnostic Imaging Department is ready to serve you. A full range of imaging capability includes nuclear medicine, ultrasound, mammography with stereotactic biopsy capability, CT and DEXA bone density scanner. |
The new digital technology of Picture Archiving Communications System (PACS) enhances patient care by facilitating timely turnaround of diagnostic reports.PACS images are read by radiologists over a secure network and send reports to physicians within a few hours.
All patient imaging data is protected in a failsafe, offsite archive, with full redundancy, back-up power and expert management to ensure continuous service. The PACS technology puts HMC’s imaging department on a par with those in the nation’s largest medical centers.