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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.

Clinical Radiology
The Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Radiologists (RANZCR) today welcomes the pledge by the Australian Greens to end the 20-year freeze on Medicare radiology rebates and urges the other major political parties to commit to a fairer go for Australian patients. The Greens have said they...
Clinical Radiology
A post-mortem CT and/or other imaging is becoming a standard part of autopsy. Expert evidence related to post-mortem images is increasingly being call upon for coronial inquests and criminal matters stemming from medico-legal death investigations. The qualifications of those reporting the...
Clinical Radiology
The first nationally agreed standard of care for women experiencing heavy menstrual bleeding says women should be offered less invasive treatments before considering a hysterectomy – a major operation best done only when other treatments are not suitable. Heavy menstrual bleeding affects an...
Radiation Oncology
The Australian Digital Health Agency is responsible for all national digital health services and systems, with a focus on engagement, innovation and clinical quality and safety. Its focus is on putting data and technology safely to work for patients, consumers and the healthcare professionals who...
Clinical Radiology Radiation Oncology
Your RANZCR membership entitles you to special benefits and savings on insurance, financial services, travel and more, negotiated through the Member Advantage program. Member Advantage have enhanced how members can access these benefits through a new member benefits website, which has been...
Clinical Radiology
The Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Radiologists (RANZCR) is seeking feedback on the draft Standards of Practice for Clinical Radiology Version 11. The Safety, Quality and Standards Committee (SQSC) and modality-based reference groups, on behalf of the Faculty of Clinical Radiology...
Clinical Radiology
Patients with cancer and other debilitating conditions are still being forced to delay potentially life-saving treatment because of the failure of successive Federal governments to fix the current broken Medicare rebate system. Read the full Media Release here
Clinical Radiology
The Asian Oceanian Society of Radiology (AOSR) General Assembly meeting was held on Friday 26 January 2018 during AOCR 2018, Mumbai, India. During this time, the following new office bearers were appointed for the 2018-2020 term, including our very own Chief Censor and Past President, A/Prof...
Clinical Radiology Radiation Oncology
Choosing Wisely Australia is inviting abstracts that showcase innovations to address unnecessary healthcare for its second annual national meeting in May. The Choosing Wisely Australia 2018 National Meeting will be held at the National Convention Centre Canberra on Wednesday 30 May, as a satellite...
Radiation Oncology
This year’s World Cancer Day (WCD) is taking place on Sunday, 4 February 2018. This annual event explores how everyone can do their bit to share and support the burden of cancer. Over the last few weeks, the Targeting Cancer campaign has been helping promote WCD and its #WeCanICan message through...