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PRC Rockingham awarded a fully funded MRI licence

People in the Rockingham area will soon be able to access a fully rebatable Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) scanner closer to home, thanks to today’s announcement by the Hon. Greg Hunt, Federal Health Minister, that Medicare will fully fund a Rockingham-based MRI machine from March. This licence has been awarded as part of the Federal […]

Prostate Care Centre Officially Opens

The Mayor of the City of Joondalup has officially opened a new specialist prostate cancer service alongside special host, Mr Jeff Newman 0AM. The Prostate Care Centre brings together a network of dedicated medical specialists and allied health professionals including Prostate Cancer Specialist Nurse Julie Sykes whose position, a first for Perth’s northern suburbs, is […]

PRC receives the Perkins Corporate Donor award for 2018

Last night Perth Radiological Clinic was privileged to receive the Perkins Corporate Donor award for 2018. The award was presented to Lenka Psar-McCabe, Perth Radiological Clinic’s CEO by the new WA Governor the Hon. Kim Beazley AC in front of more than 200 guests at Government House.  PRC is humbled to be named in the […]

Perth Radiological Clinic, NSW Health, and Mater Hospital announce diagnostic imaging connections to My Health Record

PRC Chairman and radiologist Dr Martin Blake said that PRC is the first private radiology practice in Australia to send diagnostic imaging reports to the My Health Record system. “After a successful implementation at the company’s Booragoon practice in April, the remaining 19 practices will be connected by June 2018. Demonstrating once again that Perth […]

PRC mourns the loss of elder statesman

January 5th 2018 brought sad news to the Perth Radiological Clinic family and the whole radiology community in West Australia. Dr Paul Yoong, an elder statesman in radiology in this state, passed away quietly, surrounded by his family, after a short illness. Paul was the dynamo who created much of the momentum of what is […]