News & Media

18 April 2019

RANZCR advocacy delivers for patients and members

The Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Radiologists (RANZCR) advocacy efforts have secured major commitments for radiology and radiation oncology, on behalf of its members and Australian patients from the Coalition and Labor, in the lead up to the May 18 federal election.

RANZCR is thrilled that our members voices have been heard in Canberra and welcome the following commitments:

• Indexation of vital ultrasound and diagnostic radiology services over three yearsfrom July 1, 2020.

• Commitment of $600m by the Opposition, if elected, to eliminate all out-of pocket costs of diagnostic imaging for cancer patients...

 

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