8 April 2020
SOCIAL DISTANCING GUIDELINES AT SPECTRUM MEDICAL IMAGING
To comply with the Australian Government and Department of Health social distancing guidelines, effective immediately, Spectrum Medical Imaging will only be able to allow the patient having an imaging procedure performed into our clinic.
We understand that in some cases there are exceptions and we will allow one support person with a patient when:
· A patient requires a carer to assist them
· The patient is a child and must have an adult accompanying them
· A patient is having an obstetric ultrasound scan
Our highest priority is the safety of our patients, our staff and the community at this time to curb the COVID-19 pandemic.
The present situation remains dynamic and will progress in line with Australian Health Department guidelines.
Currently, Spectrum Medical Imaging clinics REMAIN OPEN with our usual operating hours.
Please read this before attending a Spectrum Medical Imaging clinic
If you, or the person/s accompanying you, are being tested for Coronavirus or have a positive result
If you have travelled internationally in the past 14 days
If you have had contact with someone diagnosed with or suspected of having coronavirus in the 14 days
If you, or the person/s accompanying you, have a;
- fever / high temperature / chills OR
- flu-like symptoms such as recent coughing, sore throat and fatigue OR
- recent shortness of breath
Please do not attend a Spectrum Medical Imaging clinic. Contact your GP or referring doctor immediately.
If you have an appointment, please contact our staff to reschedule.
East: 02 9197 8000
South West: 02 9197 8100
Spectrum Medical Imaging is an independent radiology practice which provides state-of-the-art imaging services across Eastern and South Western Sydney. Our radiologists have subspecialist fellowship training in diagnostic & interventional radiology in all fields.
Our commitment to both Prince of Wales hospital, Liverpool hospital and to community practices provides a unique continuity of imaging care for patients through our strong relationships with the hospital medical specialists.
With all of our reporting doctors being Subspecialists in various fields of medicine, our image interpretation and reporting is of the highest quality available.
Our practices are equipped with state-of-the-art digital equipment including latest multislice CT with cardiac and interventional capability, ultrasound, digital X-ray and OPG, as well as the very latest in filmless digital reporting and image archiving and distribution.