Scanning equipment to detect illnesses
James A Owen made this Freedom of Information request to Warrington and Halton Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Dear Warrington and Halton Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust,
What scanning (Computer Tomography) equipment is on offer to the Halton population, the makes, models, age and slice counts of each scanner. Also, the locations of the equipment.
Can you also provide a separate list of private facilities and other local Trusts, with details of their equipment offering the service via Warrington and Halton Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust.
James A Owen
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Warrington and Halton Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
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