TACOMA, Wash., Jan. 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Medical Imaging Northwest (MINW) and Diagnostic Imaging Northwest (DINW) with corporate/administrative operations currently located in Lakewood, WA, will be moving to a new downtown address in the Wells Fargo Building on Pacific Avenue, as of March 1, 2011. Keith Arnzen, CEO, Medical Imaging Northwest, says, "A great opportunity and timing in the real estate market allowed for us to negotiate a mutually beneficial agreement for our group and Unico. Along with improved connectivity and security, the Tacoma location also places us closer to many of the area's healthcare and business leaders."
"We are pleased to have Medical Imaging Northwest/Diagnostic Imaging Northwest join the growing core of South Sound medical professionals in Tacoma," said Tacoma Mayor Marilyn Strickland. "Healthcare is a growing sector, and we welcome this group that will make downtown Tacoma their new workday home."
The MINW/DINW operations team supports 25 fellowship-trained, board-certified radiologists who provide sub-specialty professional services and onsite coverage in radiology departments of MultiCare's Good Samaritan Hospital, Allenmore Hospital and MultiCare clinics in Auburn, Covington, Kent, Tacoma and Gig Harbor; as well as, remote diagnostic imaging interpretation for Edmonds Family Medicine. DINW represents the three joint-ventured, outpatient imaging centers under the name Diagnostic Imaging Northwest located in Bonney Lake, Puyallup and Sunrise. All sites are ACR (American College of Radiology) accredited.
Dr. Andrew Levine, Chair, Executive Committee of MINW, states, "Sixty years and growing strong, we continue to improve efficiencies with centralized scheduling, pre-registration, billing, transcription, operations and a management team all working together to enhance the ability of our Radiologists and technical staff to provide high quality diagnostic and interventional imaging services to our referring health care community and their patients."
Diagnostic Imaging Northwest's full range of imaging services include: magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), computed tomography (CT), diagnostic ultrasound, women's imaging, mammography and stereotactic breast biopsy, bone densitometry, musculoskeletal, geriatric, vascular, interventional, orthopaedic, cross-sectional, neuroradiology, nuclear medicine and emergency radiology services.
SOURCE Medical Imaging Northwest; Diagnostic Imaging Northwest