Ensuring Your Safety

We are committed to ensuring patient and staff safety are maintained at all times.

Clinical governance and audit

  • All radiology staff are trained to the highest level for their role and are registered with relevant governing bodies.
  • Equipment quality assurance programme in line with the Institute of Physics and Engineering Medicine (IPEM)Radiology staff friarage guidelines.
  • Fully observant of Ionising Radiation Medical Exposure Regulations (IRMER)
  • Clinical audit programme
  • Clinical governance groups
  • Patient satisfaction surveys and action plans
  • Monthly clinical governance seminars
  • Education meetings
  • Funded staff development
  • Quarterly clinical governance reports

The radiology clinical governance and audit programme is managed by:

  • Richard Hartley, consultant radiologist
  • Paul Walker, consultant radiologist
  • Mrs Cynthia Wilson, divisional manager
  • Mr Brian Cox, clinical lead for quality assurance and advanced practitioner radiographer