About Your Appointment
You will need to bring the following with you to your appointment:
- Medicare card
- Previous films
- If asthmatic or diabetic please bring your medication to your appointment
You can save time by completing the Envision Patient Details form and bringing it along with you to your appointment.
So your examination can be completed quickly, please have your method of payment including your Medicare with you when you arrive for an appointment. If your examination relates to a Workcover claim, please have the claim number and any relevant details at hand.
What you must tell us
The following information must be provided by you to our staff before your examination.
Before your examination you must inform our staff if:
- You suspect or know that you may be pregnant.
- You have ever experienced a severe reaction to a previous injection of contrast media.
- You are allergic to any prescribed medication.
- You suffer from hay fever, are asthmatic or have kidney disease.
- You are a diabetic.
- any information you believe may be relevant to your test
Getting your results
Our radiologists and medical imaging technologists (radiographers) are happy to answer questions about your medical imaging procedure. Our radiologists will report to the doctor who ordered your study. In turn, your doctor will pass these results onto you.
The results of your scan will be sent to your referring practitioner and be available to them through Envision Online – our image and report delivery service. Good news for all patients – you no longer need to store your x-ray films or CD’s!
To request a copy of your report to be sent to you, please email firstname.lastname@example.org with the following information:
- Full name
- Date of Birth
- Scan type
- Date of scan
Medical reports will only be released to you (or your guardian) with written permission supplied at the time of the appointment or via email as above.
Envision is committed to offsetting our carbon footprint and will provide all health practitioners with online access to patients’ images. If you are consulting multiple practitioners, your images and report can be made available to additional practitioners online free of charge.
If you request a copy of your images for your own record, a fee of $66 inc GST for FILM or $33 inc GST for CD/USB (plus postage if required) is payable on collection of the images.