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RANZCR values professional input from members and regularly seeks member feedback on the development of professional documents, reports and submissions. When the College opens a consultation, details are listed on this page.

 

Radiation Oncology Scope of Practice Position Statement

Overview
The Faculty of Radiation Oncology Council Scope of Practice Working Group have produced a draft Radiation Oncology Scope of Practice Position Statement which has been approved for distribution to members for feedback by the Faculty of Radiation Oncology Council.

Specialty
Radiation oncology

Information on how to submit comments
Members and interested parties can submit their comments and feedback to Philip Latham, Manager, Professional Practice at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. by Monday 27 December 2017.

Relevant Documentation
RANZCR Draft Radiation Oncology Scope of Practice Position Statement

 

Radiation Oncology Patient Charter

Overview
The Faculty of Radiation Oncology Council were sent a Patient Charter from the Canadian Association of Radiation Oncology (CARO) for adoption or adapting. Following discussions within both Council and the Quality Improvement Committee, it was agreed to adapt the Canadian version for Australian and New Zealand patients. Members are now asked to review and provide feedback on this charter.

Specialty
Radiation oncology

Information on how to submit comments
Members and interested parties can submit their comments and feedback to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. by Friday 10 November 2017.

Relevant Documentation
RANZCR Patient Charter

 

Review of CTCA Training Requirements

Overview
The requirements for training and maintenance of currency in CTCA have recently been reviewed and revised by the Conjoint Committee for Recognition of Training in CT Coronary Angiography. This Committee comprises three nominated representatives from each of the Australasian Association of Nuclear Medicine Specialists (AANMS), the Cardiac Society of Australia and New Zealand (CSANZ) and the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Radiologists. The Training Requirements for CTCA Specialists was developed in 2009 on a consensus basis by the Committee, and changes to this document require approval from all three parent bodies.

Interested parties are encouraged to provide their feedback.

Specialty
Clinical radiology

Information on how to submit comments
Please send your comments to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. by COB Monday 6 November 2017.

Relevant Documentation 
Feedback Form for Review of CTCA Training Requirements
Training Requirements for CTCA Specialists Version 5 DRAFT (highlighted changes)

 

MRI Safety Guidelines         

Overview
The purpose of the MRI Safety Guidelines is to:

  1. provide information and guidance on the safe clinical use and research of MRI
  2. assist practices in developing appropriate protocols and procedures to support their use of MRI
  3. help prevent adverse patient outcomes in relation to MRI.

The MRI Working Group and the MRI Reference Group have undertaken a review to maintain the document’s quality and relevance. The final draft has now been completed and interested parties are encouraged to provide their feedback and comments.

Specialty
Clinical radiology

Information on how to submit comments
Please send your comments to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. by COB Friday 20 October 2017.

Relevant Documentation 
MRI Safety Guidelines Version 2

 


 

Browse our submissions and professional documents to view the outcomes of previous consultations below.

Submissions 

Professional documents