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Nuclear Medicine Network

Providing advice on this highly specialised branch of Medical Imaging to the NSW Ministry of Health, Local Health Districts and Specialty Networks.

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Recently Added

NSW Lutate Therapy Referral and Protocol

Added: 30 January 2015

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MIDS Implementation Toolkit Appendix 3 - Executive Director PD

Added: 27 February 2014

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MIDS Implementation Toolkit Appendix 9 - Stakeholder Mapping

Added: 27 February 2014

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MIDS Implementation Toolkit Appendix 10 - Implementation Plan

Added: 27 February 2014

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Priorities

  • To provide expert advice on medical imaging services to the NSW Ministry of Health and local health districts.
  • To provide advice on the appropriate provision of radionuclide therapies in the NSW health system.
  • To provide expert advice on a radiopharmaceutical scientists’ proposal to the NSW Ministry of Health to assist recruitment and retention of highly skilled professionals.
  • To conduct a pilot to film uncommon nuclear medicine therapies and procedures to support best practice by nuclear medicine technologists and university students.

Achievements

  • Radionuclide Therapies in NSW Brief developed for NSW Health to raise awareness about best-practice care for cancer patients.
  • Collaboration agreement with the Cancer Institute NSW to improve knowledge, advice and services for NSW cancer patients.
  • Uncommon therapies and procedures matrix developed across Nuclear Medicine Departments to assist those where these procedures are less common.

Nuclear Medicine Network

Contact

Elvis Maio
Radiology, Nuclear Medicine and Gastroenterology Network Manager