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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 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...
Clinical Radiology Radiation Oncology
In November 2017, the Medical Board of Australia released its report on their new revalidation requirements which will be introduced sometime after 2020. The College brought this to the attention of members in January 2018. This will significantly change CPD requirements for all medical...
Clinical Radiology Radiation Oncology
The Commonwealth Department of Health (DoH) has now confirmed a further Expression of Interest (EOI) online process for new Specialist Training Program (STP) positions (excluding Integrated Rural Training Pipeline Positions) will open in late September 2018 , for six weeks. The STP aims to support...