Diagnostics

If you are a patient and want to find out more about an upcoming cardiology or ultrasound appointment, click below:

With clinics across the country we provide accessible services in community settings that provide exceptional care closer to home

FCMS is a listed provider on the Community Diagnostic Hub Framework, the Increasing Capacity Framework and Digital Mutual Aid System (DMAS)

In addition to our community services, we provide clinical insourcing support to secondary care

FCMS also provide in house services for companies wanting to offer employee screening and diagnostic services 

If you’d like to find out more contact Scott Williams (below) or complete the webform here 

Our Diagnostics services are proud to be ISO 9001 accredited

Scott Williams

Head of Diagnostics

Get in touch with Scott Williams, our Head of Diagnostics:

Diagnostic services
we provide

Echocardiography

We provide over 15,000 cardiology appointments per year.  Accredited by the British Society of Echocardiography since 2014, we deliver a high-quality service for patients and commissioners

All clinics are directly bookable through E-RS, with capacity reviewed on a daily basis to ensure we are meeting demand and responding accordingly

Access to our secure online reporting and image archiving system is available to both primary and secondary care. We work closely with secondary care colleagues to ensure our clinical advice is comprehensive, easily accessible, with a view to reducing the likelihood of unnecessary repeat tests

Non-Obstetric Ultrasound

We have been delivering high quality Non-Obstetric Ultrasound services for over 10 years

We only employ Accredited Sonographers with at least 5 years of NHS experience

All our clinics are directly bookable through E-RS, this is managed on a daily basis to ensure we are meeting capacity and demand efficiently

Reports are promptly and securely sent back to the referring GP as the scan is performed. We have a clear pathway for urgent reports with a 4-hour turnaround time

Reports considered to require secondary care will be sent back to the referrer within 24/48 hours

ECG & BP

Our  team has been delivering high quality Community Direct Access ECG and BP services for more than 10 years

We currently offer a 7-day service currently covering the following areas: Blackpool, West Lancashire including Ormskirk and Skelmersdale

Reports for both ECHO and ECG offer comprehensive clinical advice to the referrer resulting in fewer referrals into secondary care and improved management in Primary Care

 

If you have used the Diagnostics service and you are not satisfied with your experience, contact our Diagnostics Team on

[email protected]

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