New Services & Technology

 NEW transradial approach – This approach enables doctors to access patients’ arteries through the wrist rather than the groin during cardiac catheterization, allowing for speedier recovery and decreasing hospital stays.

Watch Dr. Campbell’s transradial approach video

 

 Psychiatric home health services  – In April 2011, Mercy’s Behavioral Services department launched psychiatric home health services under the umbrella of Mercy Home Health.

 

Learn how new pain psychologist rounds out holistic approach to pain management

 

 NEW 4D CT – Hall Radiation Center added a 4D CT, a special CT that allows visibility of the movement of a tumor during respiration.

 

New multi-lumen balloon for High-Dose Radiation (HDR) – This new balloon for HDR  with MammoSite technology allows more breast cancer patients to meet the criteria for this minimally-invasive treatment. This precise targeting means shorter treatment times.

Read about Lorraine’s experience with Mammosite