Radiology

Diagnostic Care Available 24 Hours a Day, 7 Days a Week

In-house Services

Full Menu of Services - In-house radiological services include x-ray, ultrasound, EKG (electrocardiogram), bladder scans, 2-D M-Mode echocardiograms, and surgical imaging services. Sonography services include abdomen, OB-GYN, vascular, and neonatal studies.

Qualified Medical Staff- Our professional staff includes sonographers and radiology technologists registered with the American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonographers (ARDMS) and American Registry of Radiological Technologists (ARRT).

Expert Interpretation - A board-certified Deaconess Hospital radiologist interprets all radiology studies. A Deaconess radiologist or perinatologist interprets OB-GYN sonograms. A pediatric cardiologist from Ohio Valley Heart Care performs neonatal echocardiograms and interprets both neonatal echocardiograms and neonatal electrocardiograms (EKG). Deaconess Heart Group cardiologists interpret all adult electrocardiograms and offer emergent on-call after hours, weekend and holiday interpretation.

Cutting Edge Technology - Our state-of-the-art ultrasound equipment includes the Philips-ATL 5000, hand-held Sonsite, and Acuson Cypress. The Marquette electrocardiogram equipment is used for cardiac EKG evaluations.

Bedside Services- We perform all radiology services at the bedside for your patients' convenience and comfort.

Additional Services

The Women's Hospital collaborates with other testing facilities to ensure that patients have convenient access to all tests that may be required by women and their newborns.

  • Gateway Imaging (formerly known as MRI), located on the Gateway campus, offers fluoroscopy, general radiography, nuclear medicine, MRI (magnetic resonance imaging), CT (computed tomography) scans, sonography and mammography. They also offer CT on-call services for The Women's Hospital inpatients on weekends and holidays.
  • Women's Health Care, P.C., located on the 3rd floor of The Women's Hospital, offers outpatient mammography.
  • The Perinatal Imaging Center, located on the 2nd floor of The Women's Hospital, offers outpatient sonography services Monday through Friday.

Scheduling

The Women’s Hospital offers outpatient EKG's (electrocardiograms) 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. No appointment is necessary for EKG testing. We offer outpatient ultrasound services after 5 p.m. by appointment only. To schedule a service at The Women's Hospital, please use the process outlined below. To schedule at another facility listed above, please contact that organization directly.

  • Physician representatives should call 812/842-4235 or pager # 812/467-3257 to schedule an ultrasound. Please be prepared to offer the patient's name, type of exam and diagnosis.
  • The day of the test, the patient should bring a written physician's order and insurance information to the admitting office at The Women’s Hospital.
  • Interpretation results will be available the next business day.
  • In emergent situations, please direct patients to The Women’s Hospital Triage.