• Integrity

    We value integrity, honesty and respect in all relationships.

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    We value excellence as the appropriate standard for all services and practices.

  • Community

    We respect the dignity and rights of our community and acknowledge their beliefs, regardless of their cultural, spiritual or socioeconomic background.

  • Working Together

    We value equally all people who make a contribution to EGHS to achieve shared goals.

    Working Together
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    We strive to continually learn and develop through education, training, mentoring and by teaching others.

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Craig Newson

Craig Newson

Grad. Diploma in Medical Ultrasound, Ba. App. Sci. Medical Imaging

The Chief Radiographer is responsible for the day to day management of the Medical Imaging Department, as well as ultrasound, CT and X-ray examinations.

The Medical Imaging Department offers multiple modalities which includes multi-slice CT offering lowest dose on the market currently, Ultrasound including 3D/4D obstetric, gynaecological, vascular, musculo-skeletal, interventional, breast and other small parts. The department also has OPG (panoramic dental) X-ray, plain computed radiography, a mobile unit for patients within the inpatient unit or urgent care centre who cannot come to the imaging department, and an image intensifier in theatre.

The Medical Imaging Department is a 24 hour 7 day a week service which is staffed during the hours between 8.30am and 6.00pm Monday to Friday excluding public holidays, after hours, weekends and public holidays staffed on an on-call basis as per the discretion by the Medical Officer.

There is a Radiologist (doctor of radiology) who attends the department each week on a Wednesday to perform interventional radiology such as biopsies and injections.