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Thursday, April 17, 2014

Regional Hospital To Get 3T MRI Scanner Soon

The first hospital-based 3T MRI scanner in Atlantic Canada will be installed at the Regional Hospital during the spring. 

The Saint John Regional Hospital Foundation announcing it will fundraise and donate $1.5 million to the project. 

The 3T scanner can capture faster, more detailed images.
It's estimated the 3T scanner will increase patient output by 20 per cent and result in reduced wait times for MRI patients.