Friday 17 May 2019

Improving Radiology Reporting: Digital Imaging Summit 2019

Focusing on the important issue of improving radiology reporting turnaround times.

The 2018 national review of radiology reporting within the NHS in England by the Care Quality Commission found huge variation in radiology reporting highlighting trusts that had backlogs of 33,400 unreported images (the oldest images had been waiting to be reported for eight months).

This conference will enable you to:

  • Network with colleagues who are working to improve radiology reporting turnaround times and safety Learn from outstanding practice in radiology reporting
  • Reflect on national developments and learning from the the 2018 national review of radiology reporting within the NHS in England by the Care Quality Commission
  • Improve the way you monitor radiology reporting turnaround times, use key performance indicators to monitor reporting times effectively, and manage and escalate backlogs
  • Identify how digital imaging and the effective use of PACS and RIS can support improvement in turnaround times
  • Explore the role of the reporting radiographer
  • Identify key strategies for safe insourcing and outsourcing
  • Reflect on the use of technological advances in reporting and artificial intelligence
  • Understand the legal implications of backlogs, unreported images and staff competence in reporting
  • Self assess and reflect on your own practice
  • Gain cpd accreditation points contributing to professional development and revalidation evidence

Audience: Radiologists

Location: De Vere West One Conference Centre, London

Registration Fees: £292.00 + VAT when using code HCUK20bsbr when booking

Flyer & Application Form click here.

Contact: judi@hc-uk.org.uk