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MultiCare Medical Imaging connects patients and provider through innovative and integrated technology in a caring and compassionate environment, supporting excellent clinical outcomes.

  • To refer a patient, please call our scheduling staff or complete a referral form.

  • To review images and reports for your patients, use our Picture Archiving Communications System (PACS).

  • To request prior imaging studies from MultiCare Medical Imaging, please contact our records management department at 253-403-2308 or Toll Free: 877-291-2218, Fax: 253-403-1574. Open 7 days a week, 24 hours a day.
Making a Referral

To easily set-up an appointment for a patient, fax a completed referral form to our scheduling department or call the MultiCare Medical Imaging scheduling team at 253-792-6220 or
Toll Free: 866-268-7223.

Referral/Order Forms

For Pierce County - Allenmore Hospital, Allenmore Medical Building-C, Good Samaritan Hospital MultiCare Gig Harbor Medical Park, Tacoma General and Mary Bridge Children's Hospital

PDF_Icon_LargeCommon Exams (x-ray, fluroscopy, ultrasound, vascular ultrasound)

PDF_Icon_LargeSpecialty Exams (nuclear medicine, CT scan, MRI)

PDF_Icon_LargeBreast Imaging and Bone Densitometry Exams (digital mammography, bone densitometry)

For South King County - Auburn MultiCare Health Center, Covington MultiCare Clinic , Kent MultiCare Clinic

PDF_Icon_LargeCommon Exams (x-ray, fluroscopy, ultrasound, vascular ultrasound, digital mammography, bone densitometry)

PDF_Icon_LargeSpecialty Exams (nuclear medicine, CT scan, MRI)

Please fax completed forms to our scheduling department at Fax number 253-792-6230.

The completed order form must include:

  • Written diagnosis/reason/symptom for the exam
  • Exam ordered
  • Referring provider name and signature 
  • Patient name
  • Date of birth
  • Insurance information


To request prior imaging studies from MultiCare Medical Imaging
, please contact our records management department at 253-403-2308 or Toll Free: 877-291-2218, Fax: 253-403-1574. Open 7 days a week, 24 hours a day.

View Images and Reports

Images and Reports Available Through Patient's Electornic Health Record

Images and reports are now available directly through a patient’s chart as part of MultiCare’s electronic health record, MultiCare Connect and CareConnect.

Picture Archiving and Communications System (PACS)

You can securely view patient images and reports on your office or home computer through MultiCare Medical Imaging's Picture Archiving and Communications System (PACS). This communication tool helps referring providers, radiologists, imaging staff and patients better connect.

To set-up a PACS account, please complete a Word_2013_Iconuser agreement form and fax it to 253-403-1659 or send it to paul.kuch@multicare.org. Once we receive your paperwork, we will create a PACS account for you, and a member of the MultiCare Medical Imaging team will contact you with your log-in information. With a PACS account, you will be able to access reports and images via our secure PACS Web site.

If you need assistance setting up PACS, please call MultiCare Medical Imaging at 253-403-5549. 

Review the PDF_Icon_LargePACs User Guide to learn how to easily navigate PACS.

View DINW results in EPIC using this PDF_Icon_LargeTip Sheet.