Intermountain Healthcare Teams With GE Healthcare in Effort to Reduce Patients' CT Radiation Dose by Up to 50 Percent
8/1/2012 9:18:37 AM
SALT LAKE CITY--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Intermountain Healthcare today announced a joint effort with GE Healthcare to help further reduce radiation dose in Computed Tomography (CT) procedures at its facilities by up to 50 percent*. Intermountain and GE Healthcare will collaborate to further reduce patients’ radiation dose through the GE Blueprint for low dose, a comprehensive solution combining technology, people and processes. The GE Blueprint program will include a special focus on reducing radiation during pediatric imaging procedures, and was announced today at Intermountain’s Primary Children’s Medical Center in Salt Lake City.