1. What is the current waiting time (in weeks) for a routine MRI scan? What are the current trust waiting time (in weeks) targets for a routine MRI scan?
4-5 weeks for routine. National target of 5.9weeks
2. Does the trust hire in any private mobile MRI scanners to meet the existing workload? Or do they send any NHS patients to private centres for their scans?
No private mobile scanners.
The Trust outsources to a 3rd party provider with a static site on the hospital site.