MHSC earns CT accreditation

Memorial Hospital of Sweetwater County earned a three year accreditation in computed tomography from the American College of Radiology according to a recent release from the hospital.

According to Medical Imaging Director Tracie Soller, the accreditation is for the new CT scanner the hospital installed last summer.

“We have been ACR accredited for CT since 2013,” she said.

CT scanning, also commonly known as CAT scanning, is a noninvasive test using X-rays to produce a cross sectional image of a person’s body.

“Scanning divides the body up like slices of bread,” Soller said in MHS...


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