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Teleradiology Platform Introduced to Rafha General Hospital- Northern Borders
02 October 2018

​By Allah's Grace, the Radiology Department of Rafha General Hospital has inaugurated teleradiology platform, which involves transmitting X-rays and CT scans electronically, diagnosing them remotely through an elite of radiologists to improve the quality of examination and diagnosis. The programs contributes to reducing waiting time and improving diagnosis quality. 

It is noteworthy that the Northern Borders Health Affairs features 12 specialized medical centers (a pediatric center, 5 diabetes centers, 3 kidney centers and 3 dental centers), as well as 11 hospitals with a 1,410-bed capacity, which are enhanced with a number of delicate medical specialties such as: neurosurgery, heart surgery, bariatric surgery, endoscopy, tumors and others. Also, the Affairs has 48 primary healthcare centers.

Last Update : 17 October 2018 11:57 AM
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