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Season’s greetings

Posted December 22, 2017

We would like to thank all EuroSafe Imaging supporters for their commitment and dedication to quality and safety in medical imaging in 2017 and wish them all the best over the well-earned holiday season. We look forward to continuing our successful collaboration also in 2018.

(Representatives of the regional ’safe‘ imaging campaigns at the IAEA conference, Vienna/AT, 11-15 December 2017)


EuroSafe Imaging at ECR 2018

Posted December 27, 2017

EuroSafe Imaging has plenty in store for the upcoming European Congress of Radiology 2018, making sure that the issue of radiation protection and the ESR’s quality and safety projects are front and centre throughout the conference again. Stay tuned for further details on EuroSafe Imaging’s activities at the congress, which will soon be published here.


Большое спасибо за ваше участие!

Posted December 21, 2017

Спасибо всем участникам вебинара  «Рекомендации для назначения диагностических исследований и система поддержки принятия клинических решений – Правильное исследование с первого раза» (на русском языке), организованного совместно EuroSafe Imaging и подразделением МАГАТЭ по радиационной защите пациентов 5 декабря. Запись вебинара доступна здесь. Cледите за информацией о предстоящих вебинарах.

Thank you for your participation!
Thanks to all of you who joined us for the Russian webinar on Imaging Referral Guidelines and Clinical Decision Support organised by EuroSafe Imaging and the IAEA Radiation Protection of Patients Unit on December 5. The recorded broadcast is available here. Stay tuned for information on future webinars!

IAEA Radiation Protection in Medicine Conference 2017

Posted December 6, 2017

The European Society of Radiology (ESR) is getting ready for its participation in the IAEA International Conference on Radiation Protection in Medicine in Vienna, 11-15 December. As a cooperating organisation of the conference, the ESR has the opportunity to present its radiation protection activities with a focus on the EuroSafe Imaging campaign.

EuroSafe Imaging translated the IAEA-WHO 2012 Bonn Call for Action into a European perspective, focusing on developing guidance and practical tools to support ESR members with the implementation of the European Basic Safety Standards Directive (2013/59/Euratom). Read more here.


EFOMP Guidelines on the transposition of EU BSS art. 60

Posted November 21, 2017

The EuroSafe Imaging campaign has recently endorsed the “EFOMP Guidelines on the transposition of EU BSS art. 60 in national legislations” developed by the European Federation of Organisations for Medical Physics. The aim of this document is to clarify EFOMP’s position on article 60.3 (c-f) of the Council Directive 2013/59/Euratom (BSS – Basic Safety Standards) for optimisation processes.

 


Save the date: Free webinar in Russian on December 5

Posted November 21, 2017

 

Бесплатный вебинар о рекомендациях для назначения диагностических исследований и системе поддержки принятия клинических решений – правильное исследование с первого раза.

Европейское Радиологическое общество (ESR) и EuroSafe Imaging рады сообщить о новом вебинаре, организованном совместно с подразделением МАГАТЭ по радиационной защите пациентов (IAEA). Вебинар «Рекомендации для назначения диагностических исследований и система поддержки принятия клинических решений» запланирован на вторник, 5 декабря, 2017, 15.00 МСК (13.00 CET). Не пропустите возможность узнать больше о рекомендациях для назначения диагностических исследований и системе поддержки принятия клинических решений. Больше информации здесь.

Free Webinar on Imaging Referral Guidelines and Clinical Decision Support (in Russian)
The European Society of Radiology (ESR) and the EuroSafe Imaging campaign are pleased to announce another free webinar organised together with the IAEA Radiation Protection of Patients Unit. The webinar on “Imaging referral guidelines and clinical decision support – The right test the first time” is scheduled for Tuesday, December 5, 2017, at 15:00 MSK (13:00 CET). It will be held in Russian. Don’t miss this opportunity to learn more about imaging referral guidelines and clinical decision support! Find out more here.

 


IAEA Regional Workshop on Justification and Appropriate Use of Imaging

Posted November 20, 2017

From October 26-28, 2017, an IAEA Regional Workshop on Justification and Appropriate Use of Imaging was held in Zagreb, Croatia. Co-organised by the ESR and hosted by ESR 2nd Vice-President Prof. Boris Brkljačić, the workshop was attended by radiologists and officials from 18 European countries. Read more here.


Thank you for your participation!

Posted November 7, 2017

Thanks to all of you who joined us for the EuroSafe Imaging webinar on Clinical Decision Support jointly organised with the IAEA Radiation Protection of Patients Unit. The recorded broadcast is available here.

Stay tuned for info on future webinars!


Join the EuroSafe Imaging Stars network

Posted October 31, 2017

EuroSafe Imaging is pleased to invite imaging departments worldwide to join the network of EuroSafe Imaging Stars committed to best practice in medical radiation protection.

Find out more about the EuroSafe Imaging Stars, in particular about the application process and self-evaluation criteria here.

We look forward to your applications!


Webinar: Medical Training and Professional Development for Patient Safety

Posted October 31, 2017

The ESR and EuroSafe Imaging are pleased to announce a live webinar on Medical Training and Professional Development for Patient Safety in the EU: Discussion on enhancing medical education.

The EU Health Policy Platform will host this 45-minute webinar on November 7, 2017, at 15:00 CET. Prof. Katrine Riklund, ESR Past-President, will present a revised version of the Joint Statement on Medical Training and Professional Development for Patient Safety. The floor will then be open for participants to interact, discuss the revisions and provide comments to the Joint Statement. Further details and registration here.