Radiology department provides a comprehensive array of diagnostic imaging services for uninterrupted patient diagnosis and care in support of the Canadian Specialist Hospital commitment to excellence in medical care.
The services of Radiologist and Technologist will be available 24 hours daily in CSH.
The services of Medical Secretaries (transcriptionist) are available during regular hours and for specified, pre-approved, weekend and after hours overtime if necessary to handle the workload. Sufficient staff will be on duty (physically present) in the department to meet the anticipated demand of Radiology services at all times.
Hours of Operation: The services of Radiologist and Technologist will be available 24 hours daily in CSH.
Call-In-Duty: Technologist may be called in after regular working hours when the External Disaster Plan is initiated or in cases where shortage of staff is felt in order to help the other technician.
On-Call-Duty: There is an on-call system for CT, Ultrasound and MRI.
Imaging Examinations mainly requested by CSH licensed and credentialed Clinicians as well as External referrals from other clinicians outside.
During normal working hours, routine x-rays are performed the same day as requested, USG, CT, MRI, are done by appointments unless requested as STAT or urgent.
Exams ordered on in-patients and exams ordered as STAT or URGENT are given priority over routine exams.
Radiology’s policies of continues staff education and Quality Improvement are in place to ensure quality patient care.
The radiology Center at The Canadian Specialist Hospital offers a complete range of modern radiology techniques to diagnose illness and injury. The Center is fully staffed 24 hours, seven days-a-week by a team of highly experienced and caring radiologists and technicians.