Imaging & Radiology

Imaging & Radiology

About Imaging & Radiology

Murray County Medical Center offers exceptional care and a host of imaging services using state-of-the-art equipment that support the ‘as low as reasonably achievable’ (ALARA) concept, urging providers to use the minimum level of radiation required for needed results.

Our medical imaging staff is knowledgeable, friendly and here to make your procedure as comfortable as possible.

Appointments

All procedures and exams are done daily by appointment. To schedule an appointment please call our Imaging department at: 507.836.1294.

Imaging Services

CT

MCMC’s 64 Slice CT Scanner offers the ability to image any part of the body, very fast, and with a reduced radiation exposure. It produces detailed images of any body part. CT scans may be performed to help diagnose tumors, investigate internal bleeding or check for other internal injuries or damage.

MRI

Our in-house MRI with a robust magnet offers the fastest, most accurate testing in the area. MRI scans provide detailed imaging of all areas of the body. MRI testing is exceptionally good at imaging nerves, tendons, muscle, joints, disks and soft tissue.

Mammography

Mammography is the most advanced screening to detect breast cancer. Women are encouraged to have annual mammograms beginning at age 40. A provider order is not required to schedule a mammogram. Please encourage your loved ones to get screened. LEARN MORE >

Ultrasound

Murray County Medical Center offers a wide variety of ultrasound procedures. Ultrasound offers a safe way to image parts of the body by using high frequency sound waves. This form of imaging is useful in diagnosing conditions, as well as evaluating fetal growth and development. If you are expecting, schedule your OB ultrasounds here in Slayton, close to home.

Additional Imaging Services

The Radiology and Imaging Department at Murray County Medical Center also offers a complete routine of:

  • Digital X-ray Imaging
  • Intra-operative C-arm Fluoroscopy
  • Bone Density/Dexa Scan
  • Nerve Conduction Testing

Nuclear medicine is offered by a mobile service that comes as needed. All of our imaging studies are easily transportable to other facilities either by CD or a network transfer. Ask your provider if you can have your studies done here in Slayton. We can easily get the images and results back to your primary health care provider.

Imaging Hours

  • Monday – Friday
  • 8:00 am – 4:30 pm
  • 24/7 On-call with registered radiology technologists

Imaging Manager

Nicole Johnson, Imaging Manager, oversees Imaging Services at Murray County Medical Center.
Nicole Johnson, Imaging Manager, oversees Imaging Services at Murray County Medical Center.
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