Advancements in diagnostic imaging are opening up a new realm of possibilities for detecting and treating diseases. These include interventional radiology which is the performance of medical procedures under the guidance of imaging technologies.
Healius’s Diagnostic Imaging division, through its brand Healthcare Imaging Services (HIS), operates a network of sites across the country, in partnership with around 110 independent radiologists. These professionals undertake a full range of imaging services including specialist women’s, cardiac, neurology, vascular, musculoskeletal and dental imaging.
HIS currently manages over 140 sites in total which are made up of:
- 60 plus stand-alone specialist and community imaging centres
- 50 plus imaging facilities located in Healius’s medical centres
- Over 30 imaging facilities located in private and public hospitals.
Approximately three million radiography examinations are conducted by independent radiologists in Healius’s sites each year.
HIS provides professional and support services to radiologists enabling them to focus on the pro-vision of quality care for their patients.
HIS employs a highly trained team of around 2000 radiographers, sonographers, nuclear medicine technologists, nurses, centre support staff and corporate staff.
The independent radiologists operating at HIS sites rely on HIS to manage and deliver a full suite of modalities including:
HIS operates through its own brand and through a variety of geographically-based and speciality brands including: