- How many CT scanners are in your hospitals? The Royal Surrey County Hospital NHS Foundation Trust (RSCH) has two CT scanners in the main radiology department; the RSCH radiotherapy department also has two CT scanners at the RSCH site and one further CT scanner at the satellite at East Surrey Hospital (ESH).
- Who is the manufacturer of them and what is their model?
Radiology CT scanners – both GE VCT and XTE
Radiotherapy CT scanners – at RSCH:
1 x GE Lightspeed 8 slice narrow bore
1 x GE Lightspeed RT 16 slice
At ESH Satellite:
1 x GE Discovery RT 16 slice
- Who has the service maintenance contract for the scanners – is it the supplier or an external service company? Maintenance by GE – for all scanners the Trust’s in-house engineers undertake first line trouble shooting then escalate to GE.