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Due to COVID-19, inpatient visitation is restricted to one visitor, per patient, per day. For full details of the visitation policy and additional restrictions, please click here

ALL patients, visitors and staff MUST wear a face covering while in the hospital. Thank you for your patience and understanding as we continue to work through the challenges presented by COVID-19.

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Diagnostic Imaging

Prompt & Accurate Diagnosis

Our Uniontown Hospital Diagnostic Imaging Department and Outpatient Diagnostic Center is staffed by 82 employees including specialists in MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging), CT (Computerized Tomography), ultrasound, nuclear medicine, mammography and diagnostic radiology. 

Our department offers a variety of services necessary to assist physicians in making prompt and accurate diagnoses.

 

Services include:

  • General diagnostic and fluoroscopic exams
  • Ultrasound
  • CT and MRI
  • Nuclear medicine
  • DEXA (Dual-Energy X-ray Absorptiometry) scans
  • Digital mammography

All technologists are registered and have specific certification in their areas of expertise. The department also maintains two registered nurses and 13 clerical and support staff.  

In the last reported fiscal year, the Diagnostic Imaging Department at Uniontown Hospital completed approximately 124,000 procedures. In each case, Foundation Radiology Group (FRG) provides an interpretation of exams by sub-specialty trained radiologists.

The FRG radiologist team offers expertise in every subspecialty, including:

  • Pediatric
  • Neurology
  • Mammography
  • MSK
  • PET/CT
  • Cardiac CT
  • Interventional radiology.  

FRG is ranked one of the top radiology groups in the U.S. and is the first multi-institutional radiology practice to receive Joint Commission accreditation. 

Uniontown Diagnostics

The Uniontown Hospital Outpatient Diagnostic Center allows you to access some of the most common outpatient services at one convenient location, with hours that fit into your busy schedule.

The Outpatient Diagnostic Center offers a variety of routine diagnostic services.

Has your physician ordered laboratory tests, such as blood work, urinalysis or EKG?

At the Outpatient Diagnostic Center, you can get it done quickly by our expert staff.

No appointment is required.

The Outpatient Diagnostic Center also offers a full line of diagnostic services including:

  • General X-Ray: No appointment required.
  • Digital Mammography: Appointment required.
  • Ultrasound: Appointment required.
  • DEXA - Bone Density: Appointment required. 
  • MRI - High Field 1.5 Tesla: Appointment required

While the Outpatient Diagnostic Center may be located outside Uniontown Hospital, it is supported full-time by experienced radiologists, pathologists, clerical and licensed technical staff.

MRI, Ultrasound, and Digital Mammography departments are fully accredited by the American College of Radiology.

This accreditation guarantees that each department has met the stringent standards set forth by the American College of Radiology. 

As of March 23rd, the ODC will be open Monday through Friday from 6 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. and will be closed on Saturdays and Sundays. 
Additionally, in an effort to continue mitigation of possible COVID-19, all patients presenting to the ODC will go through a screening process. 
If patients exhibit flu-like symptoms they will be directed to the hospital to have their testing completed. All other patients will have their testing completed at the ODC.  

Also beginning March 23rd, outpatient testing hours at the hospital will be reduced to Monday through Friday from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. and on Saturdays from 6:30 a.m. to noon. 
All of these efforts are part of our developing organizational strategy to keep patients and staff safe as we continue to make process changes to combat the possible spread of COVID-19.

The Outpatient Diagnostic Center accepts most insurance plans.

Plus, it is the only freestanding outpatient service in Fayette County that is fully accredited by the Joint Commission and licensed by the Pennsylvania Department of Health.

Please call 724-430-7277 to schedule an appointment.