(207) 474-5121 | 46 Fairview Avenue, Skowhegan, ME 04976

Hours of Operation

Full service state-of-the-art Diagnostic Imaging Department available 24/7
Call direct 858-2385 to schedule appointments.

Imaging Services Reception/Registrar:
Registration:
Monday – Friday 6:30 am – 4:30 pm

Outpatient registration after hours, weekends or holidays are handled by the ER registrars.

Image/film or CD requests can be made by calling direct: 858-2385
A 24 hour notice would be appreciated.

General Radiology Imaging:

Offering a full array of Digital Imaging services, utilizing “Synapse” PACS with the ability to push images to EMMC or MMC when/if necessary.

Staffed 24 hours a day-7 days a week.

The department is equipped with all Digital Image capture ability.

Some exams require scheduled appointments and or preps.

Mammography:

Offers a newly renovated Mammography suite that is fully ACR Accredited in Digital Mammography.

Scheduled appointments -- Monday through Friday 7:00 am – 4:00 pm
With evening appointments available until 6 pm on Wednesdays.

As a service to our patients and in an effort to reduce the time between identification of an abnormal mammogram and biopsy; a ‘Fast Track’ process has been put into place.  The purpose for this process is an attempt to reduce anxiety of out patients..

If you would like more information, please ask your primary care physician, call our department at 858-2385 and ask to speak with a Mammographer.

CT Scan (CAT Scan):

New State of Art 64 slice scanner with “Reduced Patient Dose” as well as CT angiography and other 3D imaging capabilities.
Table weight limit not to exceed: 500 lbs.

Common exam prep instructions:

Head CT--nothing to eat or drink 3 hours prior to test
Sinus CT—no prep
Chest CT—nothing to eat or drink 3 hours prior to test
Abdomen CT—nothing to eat or drink after midnight, drink oral contrast prep If required prior to exam as directed.

If your exam is not listed or you have questions regarding your prep, please call us
Directly at: 858-2385.

Scheduled Appointments Monday thru Fridays 7:30 am – 4:00 pm with on-call staff available 24/7 for Emergencies.

Ultrasound:

The department offers general diagnostic ultrasounds in Abdomen, Breast, Carotid Artery, Venous Doppler, Testicular and OB including 3D.

Scheduled appointment available Monday through Friday 6:30 am – 4:30 pm with on call staff available for Emergencies.

MRI:

Offering State of the Art—“Open” MRI – Ideal for patients with claustrophobia.
This mobile service is available on Monday, Wednesday and Fridays.
To schedule exams or if you have billing questions call: 1-800-734-4132.
Table weight limit not to exceed 550 lbs.

Nuclear Medicine:

Fully ACR accredited diagnostic Nuclear Medicine department offering a full array of procedures including Nuclear Cardiac and  I-131 Therapy for Thyroid disease.
Equipped with 2 cameras, a Dual Head E-Cam and a dedicated cardiac C-Cam scanner.  Both pieces of equipment have a weight limit not to exceed 400 lbs.

Scheduled appointments available Monday through Friday 7:00 am – 3:30 pm

Bone Densitometry:

Equipped with “Top of the line” iDEXA unit with superb image quality. Offering advanced capabilities such as pediatric and orthopedic evaluations. We also have the ability to perform lateral vertebral analysis for compression fractures.
Table weight not to exceed 400 lbs.

Scheduled appointments available Monday through Friday.

Echocardiography:

State of the art scanner allowing digital transmission of the images to the cardiologist for interpretation leading to quicker access to results.

Scheduled appointments available Monday through Friday: 7:00 am to 4:00 pm

Welcome to Redington-Fairview

The Mission of Redington-Fairview General Hospital (RFGH) is to develop, provide, and facilitate quality comprehensive, cost-effective health services for the people we serve.

Redington-Fairview General Hospital is an independent community hospital located in Skowhegan, Maine. RFGH has provided quality, comprehensive health services to the residents of Somerset County since 1952. A member of the Maine Hospital Association, RFGH offers inpatient and outpatient services in many specialities, has a network of community-based primary care and pediatric physicians, and provides 24-hour emergency medical services.

Where To Find Us

Redington-Fairview General Hospital
46 Fairview Avenue
P.O. Box 468
Skowhegan  Maine

207-474-5121

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