New Equipment Inaugurated at SSSIHMS Prasanthigram
Prashantinilayam, 14th October 2013
A New Magnetic Resonating system (MRI) was inaugurated at the Sathya Sai Institute of Higher Medical Sciences at Prashantigram today.
Procured at a cost of Rs 5.5 Crores, this high-end 1.5 tesla strength, 32 channels MRI system is one of the most advanced systems currently available in the world. This will facilitate complex imaging examinations required by the patients can now be easily performed on this system.
The system was inaugurated by a member of the Sri Sathya Sai Central Trust Mr TKK Bhagavat.Other members of the Trust and the Director of SSSIHMS were present.
This, user friendly, highly advanced MRI system is equipped with TIM and DOT technologies facilitating MRI scans easily across different types of patients using standardized protocols
The hospital is equipped with a common console for CT scanner and MRI from where technologists operating this equipment can have better coordination while performing the respective scans there by improving the overall patient care.