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  • Date posted: August 21, 2017

    Accurate, reliable measurements are the cornerstone of industries and societies across the globe.  To ensure that measuring devices give accurate readings they should be properly calibrated as part of a robust quality control system.  The United Kingdom Accreditation Service (UKAS) recommends using organisations accredited to ISO/IEC 17025:2005 for any calibration ...

     

  • Date posted: June 16, 2017

    Exova is one of the world’s leading laboratory-based testing groups, trusted by organisations to test and advise on the safety, quality and performance of their products and operations.  Headquartered in Edinburgh, Exova is a global organisation with offices in 33 countries, a workforce of around 4,200 people throughout Europe, the ...

     

  • Date posted: May 5, 2017

    The Vascular Assessment Unit (VAU) at Portsmouth Hospitals NHS Trust diagnoses an array of blood flow disorders such as arterial narrowing and deep vein thrombosis using specialised ultrasound scans.  Operating out of a purpose built department within The Queen Alexandra Hospital, the VAU’s team of 11 staff is made up ...

     

  • Date posted: May 3, 2017

    The Medical Imaging Partnership (MIP) is a private radiology company, formed over 7 years ago by experienced Radiologists, Operational Managers and IT experts.  Together these experienced professionals offer a range of managed radiology services, professional services to radiologists and consultancy-based radiology department reviews.  Its business model is focused on building ...

     

  • Date posted: April 4, 2017

      Jointly developed by the College of Radiographers and The Royal College of Radiologists, the ISAS (Imaging Services Accreditation Scheme) is aimed at UK organisations providing diagnostic imaging services to both the NHS and private sector.  Launched in 2009, ISAS promotes best practice by comprehensively addressing patient experience, clinical effectiveness and ...

     

  • Date posted: February 27, 2017

    With over 150 members of staff, treating approximately 600 patients a day, the Medical Imaging Department is one of the largest and busiest departments within the Royal Devon and Exeter (RD&E) NHS Foundation Trust.  In addition to being open for outpatient appointments 12hrs a day, 7 days a week, the ...

     

  • Date posted: February 6, 2017

    Established in 2005, 4ways Healthcare is one of the UK’s leading private providers of remote radiology reporting services in the UK.  Their varied range of both routine and out of hours specialist radiology services include nuclear medicine, breast MRI, mammography, cardiology and clinical audit.  They work with many NHS organisations ...

     

  • Date posted: December 6, 2016

    Guy’s and St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust (GSTT) provides a diverse portfolio of clinical services across three sites; Guy’s Hospital, St Thomas’ Hospital and Evelina London Children’s Hospital.  The Trust employs around 13,500 staff, over 450 of whom belong to the Clinical Imaging and Medical Physics (CLIMP) Directorate.  This multidisciplinary ...

     

  • Date posted: December 6, 2016

     Earlier in 2016, University Hospitals Coventry and Warwickshire (UHCW) NHS Trust became the UK’s first respiratory and sleep services provider to gain UKAS accreditation under the Improving Quality in Physiological Services (IQIPS) programme.IQIPS is hosted by the Royal College of Physicians’ (RCP) and sponsored by Professor Sue Hill, Chief Scientific ...

     

  • Date posted: December 6, 2016

    Sheffield Children’s Hospital (SCH) has a fantastic reputation as a Centre of Excellence, and as a specialised Children’s Trust.  Hearing Services at Sheffield Children’s NHS Foundation Trust provide a full range of diagnostic assessments for children aged 0 – 16 years of age.  Whilst the department does offer a comprehensive ...