On behalf of the DSM Board and the organization, we want to provide clarification and reassurance that Diagnostic Services Manitoba continues to be Manitoba’s provincial diagnostic services provider and that you can reach us through the same channels you have in the past.
DSM’s Selkirk CT will be unavailable June 19-26 as the unit is moved to the new Selkirk Regional Health Centre. Patients requiring emergent CT scans should be referred to an alternate site. Urgent and routine scans can be sent and will be scheduled for June 27 and later. Please click here for CT referral information […]
DSM’s Provincial Laboratory Information System will undergo a planned eight-hour outage for system maintenance Sunday, May 7 from 14:30-22:30 (2:30 – 10:30 PM). For more details on how this will affect the reporting of lab results at your facility, please read the following: LIS Rural Planned Outage LIS Winnipeg Planned Outage
DSM’s Provincial Laboratory Information System will undergo a planned four-hour outage for system maintenance Sunday, April 9 from 15:30-19:30 (3:30 – 7:30 PM). For more details on how this will affect the reporting of lab results at your facility, please read the following: LIS Rural Planned Outage LIS Winnipeg Planned Outage
Members of Choosing Wisely Manitoba were among the more than 300 stakeholders attending the Choosing Wisely Canada National Meeting at the end of February. Attendees included clinicians, patient representatives, leaders from national organizations, as well as provincial and territorial Choosing Wisely campaigns. Visit Choosing Wisely Canada to learn more about the more than 80 abstracts […]
DSM’s Transplant Immunology Lab was extra busy last year – contributing to the record 57 kidney transplants that gave the gift of life to Manitobans through Manitoba’s Renal Transplant Program. The TI Lab already plays a very important role in the transplant of kidneys from both living and deceased donors, but work has expanded as […]
At this time DSM CANNOT accept urgent/emergent requisitions for MRI service at the Selkirk Regional Health Centre. This service is not scheduled to open until July 2017 and as such we are only able to accept requisitions for elective MRIs. Please be sure to send your completed requisitions to the unique MRI fax #: (204) […]
Six months may seem like it’s still a long wait until DSM’s new MRI in Selkirk Regional Health Centre is operational, especially for residents and physicians excitedly awaiting its arrival, but for Senior MRI Technologist Trina Gulay, it’s a tight timeline with a significant list of critical tasks.
The planned outage of DSM’s Provincial Laboratory Information System, originally scheduled for Sunday, January 15, has been postponed. DSM will advise of a new date in the coming weeks and apologizes for any inconvenience.
What do you get when you cross Genetics with Pathology and Hematology? FISH, of course. DSM’s new FISH (fluorescent in situ hybridization) Lab is a first for DSM in that it has brought three disciplines together to create a multidisciplinary service that will improve testing capabilities and access for all three disciplines.