The Board of Colac Area Health Foundation recently approved the purchase of a new Ultra Sound Machine valued at $48,000. It will be utilised in Maternity, for surgical procedures and in Urgent Care.
With the latest imaging technology, it will be used for
- Central line & IV insertion
- In Urgent Care for fast scans
- In theatre for nerve blocks and IV cannulation
- In Maternity for quick bedside scans to confirm a baby’s position and to assess the wellbeing of a baby by measuring the amount of fluid around the baby and the blood flow through the umbilical cord.
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