In-House MRI coming to PHS in December 2023!


Pershing Memorial Hospital Transforms Patient Care with Cutting-Edge Canon Vantage Orian 1.5T MRI Unit

Brookfield, July 25, 2023 – Pershing Memorial Hospital is excited to announce a significant leap forward in its diagnostic capabilities with the acquisition of the advanced Canon Vantage Orian 1.5T MRI unit. Scheduled to commence service in December 2023, this revolutionary addition marks a momentous transition from mobile MRI services to an in-house unit. The Canon Vantage Orian 1.5T is poised to redefine patient experiences, offering faster scan times, unparalleled image quality, a wide bore, Artificial Intelligence integration, and a serene, noise-reduced environment.

With a steadfast commitment to providing top-tier healthcare services, Pershing Memorial Hospital recognized the need to invest in state-of-the-art technology, bringing the Canon Vantage Orian 1.5T MRI unit in-house. This transformation will significantly enhance access to vital diagnostic services, reaffirming the hospital’s dedication to delivering patient-centric care with efficiency and precision.

Key Advantages of the Canon Vantage Orian 1.5T MRI Unit:

  1. Faster Scan Times: The Canon Vantage Orian 1.5T boasts cutting-edge scanning technology, substantially reducing MRI examination times. Accelerated scan times translate into quicker diagnoses, enabling our esteemed medical professionals to develop tailored treatment plans promptly.
  2. Superior Image Quality: Equipped with advanced imaging capabilities, the Canon Vantage Orian 1.5T produces crystal-clear, high-resolution images. This remarkable image quality empowers our healthcare experts to make accurate assessments, leading to enhanced diagnostic accuracy and more effective treatment strategies.
  3. Wide Bore Design: Patients will benefit from the wider bore design of the Canon Vantage Orian 1.5T, ensuring greater comfort during MRI scans. Particularly accommodating for individuals who experience claustrophobia or discomfort, this feature creates a more relaxed and inviting environment for all patients.
  4. Artificial Intelligence Integration: The Canon Vantage Orian 1.5T MRI unit incorporates sophisticated Artificial Intelligence algorithms. This integration optimizes image processing and analysis, supporting healthcare professionals in making quicker and more precise diagnoses.
  5. Quiet Scans: The MRI unit’s noise reduction technology ensures a tranquil scanning experience. By significantly reducing acoustic noise during the procedure, patients can feel more at ease, contributing to an overall calming and stress-free examination.

CEO of Pershing Memorial Hospital, Karla Clubine, expressed her enthusiasm about the upcoming service, stating, “At Pershing Memorial Hospital, we remain steadfast in our pursuit of excellence in patient care. The Canon Vantage Orian 1.5T MRI unit represents a monumental stride in achieving that goal. We are thrilled to offer our community access to cutting-edge technology, as this new in-house MRI unit will undoubtedly elevate our diagnostic capabilities and further improve patient outcomes.”

The Canon Vantage Orian 1.5T MRI unit will commence its service at Pershing Memorial Hospital in December 2023. This momentous milestone marks a new era in healthcare excellence, propelling the hospital’s commitment to providing the best possible care to the community.

About Pershing Memorial Hospital: Pershing Memorial Hospital has been a pillar of the community, delivering compassionate healthcare services with unwavering dedication. As a trusted medical institution, the hospital continually invests in state-of-the-art technologies and skilled medical professionals to ensure that patients receive the highest standard of care.