May 18, 2022

Iodinated contrast shortage update: Tier III CT scans now available

A global supply chain shortage of iodinated contrast continues, but the collective efforts of VUMC colleagues are making a significant difference. Because of our conservation efforts, we can now schedule contrasted CT scans for patients with Tier III clinical needs, in addition to Tiers I and II.

eStar Workflow Bulletins are available for the following roles: 

Ordering providers who wish to speak immediately to an attending radiologist or need the exam performed on the same day should page 615.831.4220 (7 a.m.-7 p.m.) or call 615.343.7185 (7 p.m.-7 a.m.).