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The News and Media section of the website provides the latest information on activities within the College, and the clinical radiology and radiation oncology professions.

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The Australian Government has released the report from a review of accreditation systems within the National Registration and Accreditation Scheme for Health Professionals. The report recommends increased government control over health professional education and training through the removal of the...
Clinical Radiology
The MRI Working Group and the MRI Reference Group have undertaken a review to maintain the College's MRI Safety Guidelines quality and relevance. The final draft has now been completed and interested parties are encouraged to provide their feedback and comments. Please visit the consultations page...
Clinical Radiology
BreastScreen Victoria would like to notify Victorian radiologists about improvements in the program which may impact radiologists in private and public breast imaging practice. From Monday 4 September, BSV will allocate women into three groups: average, moderately increased and potentially high...
Clinical Radiology
Health Minister Greg Hunt’s failure to deliver on the Coalition’s promise to index patient rebates for radiology is costing patients dearly, The Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Radiologists (RANZCR) said today. A Deloitte Access Economics report commissioned by the Federal Government...
Clinical Radiology
The Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Radiologists (RANZCR) welcomes the Senate Inquiry into the availability and accessibility of diagnostic equipment in Australia. Click here to read full Media Statement
Clinical Radiology
The Clinical Radiology Examination Review Panel (CRERP) is a sub-committee of the Clinical Radiology Education and Training Committee (CRETC) responsible for setting, reviewing and development of the Part 2 Clinical Radiology Training Program examinations. Members are expected to participate...
Clinical Radiology
The Clinical Radiology Training Accreditation Working Group (CRTAWG) is a newly formed College working group reporting to the Clinical Radiology Education and Training Committee and is responsible for the monitor and make recommendations to sites providing training to have the appropriate...
Radiation Oncology
The Australian Leadership Excellence Awards (ALEAs) is Australia’s peak awards ceremony recognising and celebrating Australia’s most outstanding leaders and we are delighted to announce that our very own Senior Executive Officer of the Faculty of Radiation Oncology, Sonja Cronjé, is a finalist in...
Clinical Radiology
The College has recently released four new position papers that have been submitted to the MBS Review. Please view the Multiple Services Rules Position Paper here Please view the Quality of Referrals Position Paper here Please view the Test Substitution by Clinical Radiologists Position Paper here...
Clinical Radiology
Members of the College have been meeting with the Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA) to review recent publications about the retention of gadolinium in the brain, and less conspicuously in other body regions, of patients exposed to gadolinium-based MRI contrast agents. This statement is...