Tagged: physiology

Newborn Hearing Screening Programme reaches 5 million babies

A triumph of physiological screening and early diagnosis was marked in May when the Newborn Hearing Screening programme  reached the five-million mark with the screening of baby Ella May at St Mary’s hospital Manchester. This milestone shows the tremendous impact … Read more → – Newborn Hearing Screening Programme reaches 5 million babies

The five pillars of Diagnostics

Diagnostic services across the NHS fit in to five main groups – the ‘Five Pillars of Diagnostics’ stretching across healthcare science and beyond. These are: Endoscopy Physiological diagnostics Pathology Genetics Imaging Within the Department of Health, there are National Clinical … Read more → – The five pillars of Diagnostics

Healthcare scientists acclaimed at the Advancing Healthcare Awards

Healthcare scientists working in Radiotherapy Physics, Audiology and Clinical Engineering were acclaimed for their contribution to care and improved outcomes at the 2012 Advancing Healthcare Awards held in London on 30 March 2012. Carl Rowbottom, radiotherapy physics group leader, The … Read more → – Healthcare scientists acclaimed at the Advancing Healthcare Awards

Sign up to develop your leadership skills through the latest round of NHS Clinical Leadership Fellowships

The NHS Clinical Leadership Fellowship programme will shortly be open to applications for the 2012/13 intake, which starts in September 2012. The programme supports the transformation of leadership capacity and capability across the NHS, and it offers a unique opportunity … Read more → – Sign up to develop your leadership skills through the latest round of NHS Clinical Leadership Fellowships

IQIPS Accreditation process now open for Physiology Diagnostic Services

Physiology Services are now being asked to register their expression of interest to the IQIPS (Improving Quality In Physiological diagnostic Services) Accreditation programme. IQIPS is a programme overseen by the Accreditation Unit of the Royal College of Physicians to promote … Read more → – IQIPS Accreditation process now open for Physiology Diagnostic Services

NHS Innovation Challenge Prizes look to reward innovation in Diagnostic Services

March’s CSO Update highlighted the number of innovation initiatives within the health and life sciences sectors. This is a further reminder that the latest round of the NHS Innovation Challenge Prizes has been launched, with previous awards giving up to … Read more → – NHS Innovation Challenge Prizes look to reward innovation in Diagnostic Services