Head of Department Dr Rosminah binti Md. Kassim
Phone  03-26155938  
Fax  03-26984035
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INTRODUCTION

Radiology is one of the clinical support departments in Kuala Lumpur Hospital. The department provides a wide range of diagnostic and interventional services using a variety of latest technology equipment.

BACKGROUND

The Department comprises of a main department with 6 satellite units located in: 

1. Emergency and Trauma Department

2. Specialist Complex and Ambulatory Care Centre (SCACC)

3. IKTAR (Institut Kajisaraf Tunku Abdul Rahman)

4. Institute Oncology and Radiotheraphy

5. Wisma Rekod

6. Institute Urology and Nephrology

Services are provided for both inpatients and outpatients.                                            

OUR PERSONNEL

Various category of staff are involved in the running of the department. 

1. Radiologists

2. Medical Officers

3. Radiographers

4. Science Officers (Medical Physicist)

5. Nurses

6. Clerical Staff

7. Health Care Assistant

VISION

To provide diagnostic and interventional radiology services of international standard using the latest technology by committed, professional and caring staff. 

MISSION

We will strive to provide services of international standard. We will achieve this by 

1. providing efficient and high quality services

2. using latest technology equipment

3. professional and caring staff

4. fulfilling the needs of society and the country

OBJECTIVE

1.To provide high quality patient oriented services at all times.

2.Ensure patient satisfaction

3.Continuing medical education (CME) to all staff

4.Promote corporate culture among the staff

5.Conducting and promoting research and development in line with the latest technology.

6.To become a Centre of Excellence

To achieve all the above objectives, the staff have to:

1. instill an attitude of teamwork.

2. spend more time with patients using the ‘art of care’.

3. ensure customer satisfaction by meeting their needs and preferences.

CLIENTS CHARTER

As a department that prioritizes patient health and comfort, we promise to provide

FAST, ACCURATE, SAFE AND EXCELLENT SERVICE

  • Appointment for Special Radiological Examination shall be given within 30 minutes.
  • General Radiographic Examination will be completed within 60 minutes. (If there is no action after 45 minutes from registration, please contact the liaison officer on duty.)
  • Radiology reports shall be completed the same day for urgent cases and within fourteen (14) days for outpatients.
  • For clients who are defined as emergency, the requesting doctor will be informed of the radiological imaging findings as soon as possible for immediate or prompt treatment by the requesting team.

* If you encounter any problems regarding the services provided, please contact the liaison officer on duty.

SERVICES

We provide both inpatient and outpatient radiology services.

WORKING HOUR

Monday to Friday

7.30 am to 5:00 pm

Saturdays, Sundays & Public Holidays

ONCALL

On-call services are provided 24 hours for urgent and emergency cases.

CONTACT TELEPHONE NUMBERS

General enquiries

+6 03 26155555

ext : 5938

MRI

+6 03 26155555

ext : 6565 / 6566 / 6568

CT Scan

+6 03 26155555

Main Block : 7109

SCACC      : 1115 / 1013 / 1014

IKTAR       :  6717 / 7135

Ultrasound

+6 03 26155555

Main Block       : 7110

SCACC            : 1115

IKTAR             :  6718 / 7135

Breast Imaging : 5938

Angiography & Interventional Procedure

+6 03 26155555

ext : 7108 / 7117

Breast Imaging  & Bone Densitometry

+6 03 26155555

ext : 5938

Appointment

+6 03 26155555

ext : 7130

* On the day of the examination, the staggered appointment system will be followed. However, priority will be given to urgent, ill patients, OKU and elderly patients.

Our personnel are committed to provide the highest standard of care. We shall strive to continuously  improve our services.

We value feedback from our clients. Please address your feedback to:

Head Of Department
Diagnostic Imaging Department
Hospital Kuala Lumpur
Jalan Pahang, 50586. Kuala Lumpur
Tel: +6 03 2615 5555 ext: 5930
Fax: +6 03 26984035
Email : This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

1.General Radiography

   (Conventional, Computed Radiography and Direct Digital Radiography)

2. Computed Tomography (CT) Scan
3. Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI)
4. Mammography (Full Field Digital Mammography)
5. Bone Densitometry
6. Ultrasonography   

7. Fluoroscopy (Contrast media examination)
8. Angiography / Interventional Radiology
9. Mobile Radiography
10. Orthopantomography (OPG)
11. C-Arm Image Intensifier
  
12. Forensic Radiology (CT Scan)

 

QUALITY IMPROVEMENT ACTIVITIES

Quality improvement activities are done with the aim of ensuring our objectives are achieved.    

1. Good quality images & radiology reports.
2. Patient safety
3. Client satisfaction

QUALITY RELATED ACTIVITIES DONE INCLUDE :

1.Audit of the Quality of x-ray images

2.Turn-around time for In-patient and out – patient Radiology reports

3.Complication rate of invasive procedures

4.Patient waiting time for Radiological Examination

5.Patient satisfaction survey

6.QAP (Quality Assurance Program) and QA studies

QUALITY CERTIFICATION

1.MS ISO 9001:2015

CME/CPD RELATED ACTIVITIES

1. Radiology conference with various clinical departments & MDT

2. CME for

 a. Radiologists
 b. Medical Officers
 c. Radiographers
 d. General Topics

3. Motivational Talks (Friday morning).

4. Film Critique sessions

5. In-house and external courses for all category of staff

6. Research activities in collaboration with other agencies

TRAINING

 We are the training centre for

  • Medical Students (Undergraduate)
  • Diagnostic Radiography Students
  • Masters In Radiology
  • Subspecialty Fellowship Training

The department also provides teaching for attachment students from various private institutions locally, as well as foreign students.

Department Activities (Click Here)

 

 

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