Medical Imaging At Global Diagnostics

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August 2018

Team photo

The Global Diagnostics Team celebrated a very successful 10 years serving the people of South Wicklow and North Wexford in the provision of quality assured x-ray and ultrasound services in the Health Centre in Castlepark, Arklow.

The team enjoyed a function at the Arklow Bay Hotel, featured in the Wicklow People.

May 2018

Future Health Summit

The Global Diagnostics team were delighted to sponsor and attend The Future Health Summit in The Convention Centre Dublin.

April 2018

Future Health Summit

Global Diagnostics attended the 4th Annual Centric GP Conference.

A great way to meet our referrer colleagues to discuss ways to improve access and outcomes for our patients nationwide.

February 2018

14th National Health Summit

Global Diagnostics were delighted to sponsor the 14th National Health Summit at Croke park. This annual event brings together the full range of stakeholders in our public health service to learn, network and share knowledge and experiences that will ultimately benefit our patients.

Commercial Director David Sheehan spoke at the Summit this year. The topic was 'From the waiting room to the living room: Shifting the focus to out-of-hospital care'.

November 2017

Global Diagnostics are delighted to announce the launch of 6 new Community Ultrasound Clinic Locations

  • Ranelagh
  • Blessington
  • Raheny
  • Sandyford
  • Navan Road
  • Fitzwilliam Street D2

Global’s high quality, patient focused diagnostic ultrasound service offers service users an unprecedented choice of location with best value pricing.

Lowest Price Ultrasound at €120 per scan with discounted rate of €100 for medical card patients.

Annual Conference of the IIRT

October 2017

Global Diagnostics were thrilled to yet again sponsor the Annual Conference of the IIRT. The conference took place in the Radisson Blu in Little Island, Cork this year and was attended by our Regional Radiology Services Manager Nicola Jensen (pictured) and General Manager, Caroline Byrne.

September 2017

The Global Team met many Radiologists, Radiographers, Sonographers and Industry reps at the Faculty of Radiologists Annual Scientific Meeting on the 28th and 29th of September. Global has been a supporter of the Faculty’s Meeting for many years and look forward to sponsoring this event again next year.

September 2017

Faculty of Radiologists Annual Scientific Meeting

From September 1st Global’s x-ray service in VHI Swiftcare will be dedicated only to VHI health insurance customers. See for more information.

August 2017

Global Diagnostics are delighted to officially announce our new company profile on Facebook. Our goal with our Facebook page is to provide our service users, friends and visitors an easier way to receive updates and insights about our patient services, job opportunities, company news, and more. The new Facebook page is interactive and gives us an opportunity to expand our network with our service users and our allied health professional colleagues.

March 2017

Global Diagnostics are delighted to welcome our new Ultrasound Services Manager, Sarah Johnson to lead the various and increasing ultrasound clinics, sonographer services and DDH (developmental dysplasia of the hips) clinics that Global Diagnostics provide privately and publically nationwide.

Sarah has extensive experience in DDH clinics having helped establish one of the first centres in Ireland for implementing early diagnosis and management of hip dysplasia in infants. We look forward to growing our ultrasound offering with Sarah at the helm.

January 2017

Global’s MRI service in The Lloyd Institute, Pearse Street, Dublin 2 has now got full direct payment for members of St. Paul’s Garda Medical Aid Society. The Society members will need to complete and sign page 1 of their Hospital Form available for print from The Society website .

Note, The Society do not cover MRI’s ordered by a physiotherapist.

December 2016

Global Diagnostics are delighted to welcome our new Operations Manager, Rosie Byrne to the management team.

Rosie has over 10 years’ management experience working in the tourism and hospitality sectors and has a degree in Languages with Computing from the University of Limerick. Rosie will manage all operational and systems aspects of the Global business.

August 2016

Due to popular demand, we are happy to announce the extension of our introductory rate of €150.00 per MRI scan until the end of August 2016.

To avail of this discount simply book your scan today using the form on our patient services page.

All online MRI bookings will automatically receive this special discounted rate.

We look forward to hearing from you.

June 2016

Global are delighted to announce the launch of our new 3 Tesla MRI service in The Lloyd Institute, Pearse Street, Dublin 2.

To celebrate this new addition to our direct-to-patient services, we are giving an introductory rate per MRI of €150.00 for the month of July (Non Contrast, 1 part. Contrast prices below).

Some benefits of the Global MRI service:

  • Appointments made within 24 hours of referral receipt - no waiting list
  • Results faxed to the referring GP in within 48 hours of the exam
  • Direct engagement with Consultant Radiologist to discuss findings, where required
  • Dedicated staff to answer calls or queries from GPs
Scan Type Price Per Scan Medical Card Rate
Non Contrast, 1 part €200.00 €180.00
Contrast, 1 part €250.00 €220.00

Currently there is no direct settlement by insurers, but you should contact your provider VHI, Laya, Aviva, Garda or ESB to check if you are entitled to a rebate.

We look forward to announcing direct settlement arrangements in the coming weeks.