Community Xray Services

Modality Community X-Ray Services

Service Information

If it is not an emergency, you can have an x-ray done in the community. Many patients are seen on the same day.

If you need to be seen in any of the community clinics or at hospital your x ray reports will be available for your specialist. The images can be seen by your specialists if needed. If your GP has requested your x ray the report will be sent back to them electronically.

Inclusion Criteria

  • The service is for plain x-rays only
  • Patients of all ages¬† can be x-rayed
  • Appropriate clinical indications with appropriate history

Exclusion Criteria

  • Patients who require hoisting
  • Patients who require Barrier precautions¬†
  • Patients over 22st
  • Cases where immediate acute stabilisation/immobilisation is required

Diagnostics Provided

  • Plain X-Ray

Referral method

  • For admin and appointment queries contact the Community Services Admin Team on 0121 250 1592, option 6, or email modality.xray@nhs.net
  • Images should be requested via ICE where possible