InHealth, the UK’s largest specialist provider of diagnostic solutions to the NHS and independent sector, has acquired UpRightMRI to expand its range of services. UpRightMRI is a long-established provider of upright and open MRI scans. It is the largest provider of these types of scanners in the UK operating from three sites in London, Birmingham and Leeds. Opening in 2006, UpRightMRI have been offering successful scanning services across the UK by helping anxious and claustrophobic patients overcome their fears when undertaking a scan and the team of 21 scan around 5,000 patients each year.
Geoff Searle, Managing Director – Integrated Services at InHealth said “This is an exciting opportunity for InHealth to expand our Radiology offering and complement our existing MRI services. Offering a wide range of scans that suit our patients needs is at the heart of what we do, and this investment provides InHealth with a real opportunity to continue to strengthen and multiply our presence in the field of diagnostics.”