DIGITAL RADIOLOGY

Digital Radiology was first introduced at KCH in 2009 by UNC Project. The technology used then was standalone Computer Radiography (CR) system under MAVAC (Malaria Vaccine) program.

Later on, Computed Tomography (CT) was introduced (2013).It also worked in isolation, Doctors couldn’t access images in their respective departments on computers.

2016-Digital Mammography unit was installed. Stand –alone too.

2016-Fujifilm Computer Radiography (CR) (Modern CR unit) installed-standalone.

2018-Philips Digital X-ray unit installed. This prompted the introduction of Picture Archiving and Communication System (PACS) at KCH to facilitate the transfer of digital images to Doctors, inst