Radiology services

The BOPDHB has Radiology Departments located at Tauranga and Whakatāne Hospitals. These departments provide 24 hour acute care to the Emergency Departments and wards, and community and outpatient services Monday to Friday.

Whakatāne Hospital radiology staff also provides the Opotiki community with general x-ray services at the Opotiki Community Health Centre two days a week.

Radiology services

Tauranga Hospital Imaging Services Whakatāne Hospital Imaging Services
General x-ray General X-ray
Ultrasound Ultrasound
CT (Computed Tomography) scanning CT (Computed Tomography) Scanning
Fluoroscopy
Interventional radiology
OPG

Private Radiology Providers have been contracted to provide Mammography, Bone Densitometry and Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) Services.

The Tauranga Radiology Department has been certified and meets IANZ Accreditation standards.

The Tauranga Hospital Radiology Department complies with the requirements of the New Zealand Code of Radiology Management Practice 2011 and has been assessed by International Accreditation New Zealand (IANZ) as a registered Accredited Radiology Service.

Location of Departments

The Tauranga Hospital Radiology Department is located on the ground floor of the Main Hospital building, between the Emergency Department and the Day Stay Unit.

The Whakatāne Hospital Radiology has CT and ultrasound services located on the Ground Floor with other services on the 1st floor.

 

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