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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.

In December 2017 RANZCR launched our new and improved online member portal, MyRANZCR. For members' convenience, MyRANZCR requires members to log in using their email address, rather than their RANZCR member ID. All members received a personalised email on or around 8 December 2017 inviting them to...
Clinical Radiology
Patients in Australia and New Zealand can expect improved healthcare services with a new set of standards governing teleradiology by The Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Radiologists (RANZCR). Teleradiology is a form of telehealth where an image is acquired in one location and reported...
Clinical Radiology Radiation Oncology
During 2017, the Faculties of Clinical Radiology and Radiation Oncology worked with the Australian Council on Healthcare Standards (ACHS) to review the Clinical Indicators (CIs) for radiology and radiation oncology. Both revised CI sets have been endorsed by the College and ACHS, and will be...
Clinical Radiology
The College has a new member consultation for the Guidelines for Quality Control Testing for Digital (CR & DR) Mammography. The main driver for the revision of the Guidelines has been the need to produce a set of digital mammography (DM) quality control tests that reflect the technical advances...
Clinical Radiology
Australians are missing out on potentially life-saving Magnetic Resource Imaging (MRI) services due to chronic underfunding by successive Commonwealth governments. MRI is used to detect cancer and other life-threatening conditions. Speaking ahead of the Senate Community Affairs References...
Clinical Radiology
For interventional radiology (IR) to reach its full potential stakeholders will require collaboration towards a common vision. It was for this reason that the College’s Interventional Radiology Committee (IRC) invited the Interventional Radiology Society of Australasia (IRSA) to a meeting on 3...
The College's new and improved online member portal, MyRANZCR, is now ready for use. The MyRANZCR portal has been redeveloped in response to member feedback and the findings of our 2016 member survey. MyRANZCR’s functionality is also in line with security and reliability requirements needed in the...
Radiation Oncology
There are two new vacancies for radiation oncology fellows or educational affiliates to join the Faculty's Quality Improvement Committee for the term 2018-2020. The Quality Improvement Committee aims to promote a quality-centred approach of the Faculty by providing strategic and policy advice and...
Radiation Oncology
Recently, changes were approved by the Radiation Oncology Education and Training Committee and supported by the Faculty of Radiation Oncology Council regarding the format and structure of the Phase 1 Examination as well as changes to the current submission and completion requirements for the...
Clinical Radiology Radiation Oncology
A new RANZCR Interrupted and Part Time Training Policy was released on 1 November 2017. This policy is a combined Clinical Radiology and Radiation Oncology policy and replaces the individual Interrupted and Part-time Training Policies for clinical radiology and radiation oncology. Any trainee...