Here are some helpful tips to please remember when using any of our imaging services here at Geisinger–Lewistown Hospital.
all preparation instructions exactly as given to you by our
physicians. Failure to follow preparation instructions may result in
delay or cancellation of your exam.
- Inform your technologist if you are pregnant, possibly pregnant, or breast-feeding.
the order sheet from your doctor. This form has vital clinical
information which is required before performing your exam and will help
prevent delay or cancellation of your exam.
Geisinger–Lewistown Hospital has adaptive equipment for the disabled. Please let us know if you need special assistance.
you need to take your films to an appointment outside of the hospital,
please call (717) 242-7290 or fax request to (717) 242-8965, so we can
have them ready for you. We request at least 24 hours notice as
retrieving and preparing your films for release can take up to 30
minutes or longer. A phone call beforehand will save you a great deal of
waiting time. Since this is a release of your confidential record, the
signature of the patient, legal guardian, or power of attorney is
required to release the films.