CHI St. Joseph's Health

Diagnostics Services

diagnostic Services

Radiology

CHI St. Joseph’s Health radiology services offer patients fully digital, state-of-the-art diagnostic and treatment procedures including specialized bariatric CT and radiology capabilities. Radiologists, both onsite and via tele-radiology, promptly interpret images providing faster results, better service, and better care for patients.

Picture Archiving and Communication Systems (PACS) allow for onsite image access, transmitting images to local physicians and providers, and CDs for those needing a consult elsewhere.

We use digital radiography system to do x-rays. We offer 3-D imaging ultrasound and 64-slice CT with advanced post-processing capabilities and software. Specially credentialed mammography technologists provide screening and diagnostic mammograms. Our mammography and CT scan services are certified by the American College of Radiology (ACR).

Fully digital diagnostic care services include:

  • Computerized tomography (CT) scans, ACR certified
  • Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI)
  • Mammography, ACR certified
  • Nuclear medicine
  • Tele-radiology and PACs
  • Ultrasound
  • X-rays, digital radiography, and digital fluoroscopy
  • Echocardiography

Laboratory

Professional laboratory staff perform 98% of all diagnostic and medical tests ordered by area physicians at our Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations (JCAHO) and Clinical Laboratory Improvement Amendments (CLIA)-certified hospital lab. Routine and emergency lab work is provided 24 hours a day, seven days a week using state-of-the-art instrumentation.

Services offered are:

  • Blood gases
  • Blood transfusion services
  • Chemistry profiles
  • Coagulation
  • Hematology
  • Microbiology
  • Serology
  • Therapeutic drug monitoring
  • Urinalysis