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Skyline Hospital to offer digital mammography thanks to $160,000 grant

 


Skyline Hospital has been awarded an M.J. Murdock grant of $160,000 toward a new digital mammogram machine. This is excellent news for Skyline’s radiology department—and for women in the Gorge. In short, this new machine allows Skyline to increase the number of women they see and serve them more effectively and efficiently. With the addition of this large grant, Skyline Hospital hopes to be able to purchase the new machine within the next few months.

“I am excited for the addition of digital mammography to the services offered at Skyline Hospital,” says Dr. Chad Foster, medical director of radiology at Skyline. “Digital mammography is becoming the standard of breast imaging and...



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