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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
RANZCR supports the recommendation for the indications outlined above with a comment. The two-year restriction should not apply as there are occasions where endometriosis surgery is needed more than once within 2 years. RANZCR recommends that the changes to item 63440 are made without going...
Clinical Radiology
Procedures in Pain Medicine There has been some concerning policy activity relating to pain procedures in recent weeks. Thanks to a group of passionate and proactive members, we as a College were able to respond strongly and swiftly to protect the patients who need these treatments, and the...
Clinical Radiology Radiation Oncology
Healthcare innovation in Australia will be hampered and more privacy breaches are likely if Australia’s policymakers and legislators fail to develop better ways to use patient information while preserving privacy. Click here to read the full media release.
Clinical Radiology
The Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Radiologists (RANZCR) is marking the 2018 International Day of Radiology (IDoR) with two new resources aimed at providing more information about the vital importance of MRI. Read the full media release here
Clinical Radiology
It is RANZCR’s position that radiology services should be provided to patients at one attendance when it is clinically appropriate. The decision to image a patient on a separate day should be made on clinical grounds and not because of multiple services rules. Please click here to view the...
Clinical Radiology
RANZCR welcomes the approach by the DICC – Nuclear Medicine to simplify and streamline the nuclear medicine items and abolish obsolete and NK items. Consolidating items and removing specifications for imaging modality will support nuclear medicine specialists to deliver the most appropriate test...
Clinical Radiology
Patient care in New Zealand has been compromised by the decision not to recommend changes to the Health Practitioners Competence Assurance Act (HPCAA) Amendment Bill to ensure overseas teleradiologists are registered, The Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Radiologists (RANZCR) has said....
Clinical Radiology
The Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Radiologists (RANZCR) has released the 2016 Clinical Radiology Workforce Census Report: New Zealand. The census report analyses the number of radiologists working in New Zealand as well as their hours of work and activities. Read the full media...
Radiation Oncology
The Radiation Oncology Specialty Training Unit has successfully organised with ESTRO to deliver an online contouring workshop on Gynecological Cancer EBRT for RANZCR Trainees. This online delineation workshop is aimed at trainees and junior radiation oncologists wanting to improve their contouring...
Clinical Radiology Radiation Oncology
Recruitment to The Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Radiologists (RANZCR) accredited training programme within New Zealand is through an annual national recruitment programme, facilitated by the New Zealand Branch office. The programme is designed to find and appoint the very best...