PASCO COUNTY, FLORIDA Regional Medical Center Bayonet Point has announced that it has added a third CT scanner, which will reside in the Emergency Department of the hospital to support its trauma, ER, stroke and cardiac services. By locating here, the new scanner will support the patient experience by allowing for quicker and more convenient scanning services in the hospital's busy ER.

Bayonet Point is the only Level II Trauma Center and Comprehensive Stroke Center in Pasco, Hernando and Citrus counties.

Bayonet Point has further solidified its commitment to high diagnostic quality images by acquiring the latest scanning technology. Advantages of the new 64-slice Revolution Evo technology include higher quality images and lower dose to the patient. It is also environmentally friendly cutting power consumption by 54 percent.

Officials and medical staff gather as Gina Temple, CEO cuts the ribbon for Bayonet Point's third CT Scanner. Left to right: Dr. Martin Rosenthal, Trauma; Dr. Adam Lazarus ED Medical Director; Dr. Clay Brunson; Dr. Joe Pino, CMO; Joe Rudisill, COO; Gina Temple, CEO; Dr. Rao Musunuru, Chairman of the Board of Trustees; Dr. Maryam Bita Tabrizi, Trauma Medical Director; Dr. Gaurav Kumar; Dr. Erika Van Doorn, Trauma