Boynton Health’s X-Ray Department provides important diagnostic tools that help make sure patients are getting the care they need. The X-Ray Department oversees routine x-rays and EKGs conveniently done here at Boynton. The department also assists health care providers schedule patients for diagnostic imaging available elsewhere in the community. Seeing what’s going on is an important part of Taking Care of U!
What is Boynton Health's X-Ray Department Health X-Ray, and what regulations do they follow?
- Boynton Health's X-Ray Department is staffed by Radiologic Technologists licensed through the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists. We are also aware of and adhere to compliance regulations and standards through the Minnesota Department of Health and the Accreditation Association for Ambulatory Health Care.
What tests are available through Boynton Health's X-Ray Department?
Radiologic Technologists are available to perform routine X-rays, electrocardiograms (EKG)
Can you tell me more about x-rays?
- X-rays evaluate bone fractures, abnormalities, and diseases in the body. With an order from a clinician, x-ray examinations are performed utilizing a fully digital x-ray system. The x-ray images are sent electronically for interpretation by a contractual board-certified radiologist group at a reduced rate. The interpretation fees are included in the cost of the x-ray examination billed by the clinic, so there are no unexpected charges.
Can you tell me more about EKG?
- Electrocardiograms detect heart problems and monitor the heart's health. The Radiologic Technologists perform these tests with an order from a clinician. The EKG interpretation is provided by three board-certified physicians within the clinic at a reduced rate. The interpretation fees are included in the cost of the EKG billed by the clinic, so there are no unexpected charges.
Who can be seen at Boynton Health's X-Ray Department?
- Our services are available to all employees, alumni, and registered students of the University of Minnesota. We accept most insurances, including the University-sponsored Student Health Benefit Plan. Please check with your insurance carrier to ensure Boynton Health is in-network and learn more about the level of coverage.
Still have questions? Contact Us.
For more information, call Boynton Health's X-Ray Department at (612) 624-3169.
Inquiries regarding results of X-rays, EKGs, and Spirometry examinations should be directed to the health care provider who ordered the diagnostic imaging examination.