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Chateaubriant: The hospital will have an MRI “end of 2016 or early 2017”

Chateaubriant Hospital to obtain an MRI scanner in 2016/2017
The hospital Chateaubriant will have a Magnetic Resonance Imaging Equipment (MRI) in late 2016 or early 2 017.

Regional Health Agency (ARS) agreed to a fixed magnetic resonance imaging equipment (MRI) is installed in Chateaubriant by eighteen months.

 The record filed with the Regional Health Agency (ARS), advance in the right direction. Mobile equipment MRI (between Chateaubriant and Redon) had for a time been considered  “but the ARS is more ambitious and will give authorization for a fixed autonomous MRI unit in Chateaubriant end of 2016 or early 2017″, according to Alain Hunault, chairman and monitoring Pouancé-Nozay-Chateaubriant hospital.

A fixed MRI would have an equal treatment of all users of the territory.  This equipment of one million euros will be installed in Chateaubriant Hospital and complement the technical plate imaging.

Today, if you live in or around Chateaubriant, one must go to Angers, Rennes and Nantes to spend an MRI exam.

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