Search Tag: Clinical audit

Health Management

The Eurosafe Imaging Initiative

2016 27 Feb

ESR’S 12-POINT ACTION PLAN THAT PUTS QUALITY AND PATIENT SAFETY FIRSTBirth of the EuroSafe Imaging initiative Since its launch in 2014 by the European Society of Radiology (ESR), the EuroSafe Imaging initiative has placed radiation protection at the forefront of efforts to improve quality and safety in medical imaging in Europe in the most efficient... Read more

IMAGING Management

ESR launches Basic Patient Safety Standards and Audit Tool

2016 08 Feb

The ESR is proud to announce the launch of the ESR Basic Patient Safety Standards and the ESR Audit Tool.Together, these services provide clear guidance on how to perform effective audit against 18 Patient Safety Standards that the ESR considers represent essential good practice in any imaging service. These standards encompass all aspects of patient... Read more

IMAGING Management

MIR 2015: Clinical Audit Can Maximise Quality, Avoid Harm

2015 08 Oct

Carrying out a clinical audit can be daunting, but help is at hand. Peter Cavanagh, UK, Chairman of the European Society of Radiology (ESR)’s Subcommittee on Audit and Standards explained the role of clinical audit in ensuring a high reliability imaging service, when he spoke at the Management in Radiology (MIR) annual meeting in Barcelona on 8 October.Clinical... Read more