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Super-Clinic

We are pleased to announce that the QEHC Urgent Care Clinic has become a Super Clinic – the very first in this region. The QEHC Diagnostic Imaging Center has therefore changed its hours of operation, in order to match the extended hours of the Urgent Care Clinic. The new hours of operation for the QEHC Diagnostic […]

RAMQ covered ultrasounds

After lengthy negotiations between the Government of Québec and Radiologists, the QEHC is pleased to announce that it is now offering RAMQ-covered ultrasound services to the public. The addition of this modality completes a long list of imaging services offered to the community by the Digital imaging center in our not-for-profit Complex.

QEHC announcement regarding ultrasounds

January 20, 2017 The Government has decided that, as of December 29, 2016, ultrasound exams in private imaging clinics will be covered by RAMQ. As no agreement has yet been reached on fees associated with ultrasound and administrative costs, QEHC radiologists have recently decided to collaborate with the Association of Radiologists of Québec in waiting […]

RAMQ announcement regarding ultrasounds

As you may be aware, the government has announced that all ultrasounds will be covered by R.A.M.Q., effective January 1, 2017. Unlike most private radiology clinics, which are refusing to perform ultrasounds unless there is a fee-for service, the QEHC is pleased to announce that in keeping with the government directive and the QEHC’s determination […]

Mammography training

We typically assume that one mammogram is the same as the next. Although the technology may be the same, one study published on August 24, 2016 in the publication Academic Radiology, indicated that extensive continuing education for technicians has a big impact on the successful detection of breast cancer. The relationship between continuing education and successful detection […]