4ways has been providing a UK based remote radiology reporting service since 2005 to the NHS and private healthcare providers.
During this time, we have reported more than 3 million scans across all modalities including MRI, CT and x-ray. We provide routine, out of hours, urgent daytime, specialist reporting and clinical audit service.
4ways is registered with all UK regulatory authorities including ISAS, ISO, IG compliant and our Radiologists are Fellows of the RCR, or EU equivalent. Our dedicated team ensure everything we do at 4ways is of the highest possible standard.
Flexible reporting, when you need it most.
Accuracy Europe SAS
Accuray develops, manufactures and sells radiotherapy systems that make cancer treatments shorter, safer, personalized and more effective.
Our radiation treatment delivery systems – the CyberKnife® and the Radixact® Systems – in combination with fully-integrated software solutions set the industry standard for precision and cover the full range of radiation therapy and radiosurgery procedures.
We work passionately to create a future without the fear, pain or human suffering of cancer. We pursue this by developing precise, innovative tumor treatment solutions that empower clinicians and help cancer patients live longer, better lives.
Visit us on stand n°0132 or at www.accuray.com
Agfa HealthCare helps healthcare organisations deliver better care. We do this through a range of eHealth & Digital Imaging solutions, with 100+ years of healthcare experience and over 40 years as an NHS supplier.
Our Health IT solutions cover a range of areas including Enterprise Imaging, Hospital IT and Integrated Care whilst our Radiography product portfolio covers DR, CR and Image Processing.
With leading market shares, we are present in one hospital out of two, with care organisations in over 100 countries using Agfa HealthCare solutions to optimise their efficiency and improve patient care.
Tel: +44 (0) 20 8231 5984 (Paul Jackson, Head of Marketing)
Web: Agfa Healthcare Website
LinkedIn: AGFA LinkedIn
YouTube: AGFA YouTube
As a leading remarketer of pre-owned medical equipment, Danish based AGITO Medical provides healthcare solutions to hospitals, clinics and distributors world-wide. Founded in 2004 AGITO Medical has since expanded to include facilities in France, The Netherlands, Germany and Spain. We co-operate with numerous clinics, hospitals and laboratories as well as all the major original equipment manufacturers. Because of our extensive network, our warehouse is consistently stocked with systems including CT, MRI, X-ray and Ultrasound, as well as a unique range of spare parts within all main categories. Our services also cover Mobile Rental Solutions, providing clients with a wide selection of customized medical trailers and modular buildings.
Alliance Medical is Europe’s leading provider of diagnostic and molecular imaging services with over 25 years’ experience of delivering these services in the UK. We combine service excellence and innovative imaging and manufacturing technologies to improve patient care and support NHS and independent sector organisations with their on-going diagnostic and molecular imaging requirements.
Eight leading companies have come together to create Althea – the world’s largest independent provider of medical equipment services. In the UK Althea manages over 1,600 diagnostic imaging systems and £20M of clinical consumables per annum across 66 NHS facilities.
Our flexible services allow you to ‘pick and mix’ from a range of maintenance and managed service options that offer outstanding cost savings and substantial efficiency improvements.
To find out how Althea can deliver you savings please visit our candy store at UKRCO (Stand 39/40), www.althea-group.com/uk or call 0118 900 8100.
Welcome to the future of integrated healthcare technology management.
Bayer’s Radiology business is well placed to be the partner of choice in helping NHS trusts to address the many challenges faced today including the increasing need for governance to demonstrate best practice and improving patient care within increasing financial constraints. With market-leading contrast media and power injector systems, Bayer is able to offer innovative patient care and with the addition of its informatics platform, it can support radiology departments in driving protocol standardisation and easily accessible audit data that enable departments to meet further challenges faced around contrast and radiation dose management.
Bracco UK Ltd
Bracco is a multinational group active in the healthcare sector with a total of 3,100 employees operating in more than 90 countries around the world. Over the years Bracco has intensified its commitment to innovative specialised research in imaging agents for diagnostic medicine, alongside the further development of medical devices and advanced injection systems for radiology and cardiology. For more information please come and see us at stand no 47 or visit our website www.bracco.com.
Bradford Teaching Hospital NHS FT
The main Department of Radiology is located at Bradford Royal Infirmary. This provides the majority of the acute imaging for the Trust, and supports a comprehensive array of examinations including CT, MRI, Ultrasound, Nuclear Medicine and Interventional services.
The department at St Luke’s Hospital performs the majority of the outpatient and primary care referred examinations.
Services we offer
There are currently 22 consultant radiologists who support a busy general radiology service as well as a full array of sub-speciality interests. The daytime routine imaging service is complemented by a comprehensive on-call service, with links to the tertiary referral centre at Leeds Teaching Hospitals.
Each year, we perform a large number of imaging examinations across a wide range of modalities:
- Plain Films – 155,000
- Ultrasound – 76,000
- CT – 34,000
- Mammography – 13,000
- MRI – 18,000
- Nuclear Medicine – 8,500
- Interventional procedures – 2,000
Teaching and Training
The Department of Radiology supports the undergraduate medical curriculum delivered by Leeds University School of Medicine. We are a partner of the Leeds/Bradford Radiology Training Academy and consultant radiologists provide general and sub-speciality specialist training. There are also links with Bradford University Schools of Radiography and Nursing.
Brainlab, headquartered in Munich, develops, manufactures and markets software-driven medical technology, enabling access to advanced, less invasive patient treatments.
Core products center on information-guided surgery, radiosurgery, precision radiation therapy, digital operating room integration, and information and knowledge exchange. Brainlab technology powers treatments in radiosurgery and radiotherapy as well as numerous surgical fields including neurosurgery, orthopedic, ENT, CMF, spine and trauma.
Privately held since its formation in Munich, Germany in 1989, Brainlab has more than 11,800 systems installed in over 100 countries. Brainlab employs 1,370 people in 18 offices worldwide, including 450 Research & Development engineers, who form a crucial part of the product development team
Canon Medical Systems LTD
Canon Medical Systems Corporation develops and manufactures diagnostic imaging systems including CT, MRI, ultrasound, X-ray systems and clinical laboratory systems and provides them to around 140 countries and regions around the world, offering technology that provides faster diagnosis and early treatment. Under the slogan “Made for Life” (Made for Partnerships, Made for Patients, Made for You.), Canon Medical Systems is making positive contributions toward hospital management, and provides a range of patient-friendly healthcare systems and services.
Carestream is a leader in developing and deploying new technologies that address the needs of healthcare providers. With innovative new products and new product categories in every segment of our business, we are well positioned to serve the needs of a broad range of healthcare facilities.
Carestream will demonstrate its new zero footprint Workflow Orchestrator that can enable greater productivity, quality and collaboration for radiology reading workflows in order to create a smart dynamic worklist, designed to improve patient care. The Workflow Orchestrator is native to Carestream’s Clinical Collaboration Platform. The Orchestrator’s productivity module directs imaging exams first to appropriate clinical subspecialists, and then to all available radiologists as needed to satisfy desired turnaround times. Exams also can be assigned to specific radiologists according to a referring physician’s preference and existing affiliations with hospitals or healthcare facilities. The platform’s workload balancing functionality can optimise reporting times.
For mobile imaging the new DRX-Revolution Nano system use’s carbon nanotube technology to deliver an innovative, lighter weight, non-motorised system that will be even easier to transport and position in confined critical care areas. Please come along for a drive on Stand 60.
Change Healthcare is inspiring a better healthcare system. Working alongside our customers and partners, we leverage our software and analytics, network solutions and technology-enabled services to help them improve efficiency, reduce costs, increase cash flow and more effectively manage complex workflows. We offer comprehensive solutions for radiology, diagnostic imaging, workflow and infrastructure. We process more than 46 million procedures annually for more than 3,000 radiologists and manage over 23 petabytes of diagnostic imaging data. Together, we are accelerating the journey toward improved lives and healthier communities.
See us at Stand 23 during UKRCO and learn more at www.changehealthcare.co.uk.
Cobalt is a medical charity helping people affected by cancer, dementia and other conditions. The Charity operates Imaging Centres in Cheltenham and Birmingham providing MRI, PET/CT and Cone Beam CT services and a fleet of 6 mobile MRI scanners, which include the only 3.0 Tesla mobile MRI service in Europe.
Cobalt also provides education and training for medical professionals on a local, national and international basis and offers opportunities for career development for radiographers. The Charity funds and participates in research.
Cobalt was the first imaging service in the UK to be accredited by the Imaging Services Accreditation Scheme (ISAS).
College of Radiographers
The College of Radiographers is the charitable and educational subsidiary of the Society of Radiographers, the chosen membership body for over 27,000 radiographers and other professionals in clinical imaging, radiation therapy and oncology.
In addition the Society has over 3,000 student members. It provides, through monthly subscription, a full range of services, including professional indemnity insurance, professional and employment advice and support and workplace representation. The College of Radiographers exists for public benefit, with objects directed towards education, research and related activities. An important part of the College’s strategy is engaging with and listening to patients.
A major initiative to support research in radiography is the College of Radiographers Industry Partnership Scheme (CoRIPS), which currently has 31 partners. The Society and College work towards raising standards across the spectrum of clinical imaging, radiotherapy, oncology practice and education, and the College provides a comprehensive approval and accreditation programme for all pre and post-registration education provision, as well the accreditation of individual practitioners. Technical and professional guidance, a comprehensive website, publications, journals (including the internationally acclaimed peer reviewed journal Radiography), seminars and conferences are examples of just some of the benefits available to our members.
De Smit Medical
BioCon-700 bladder scanner – quick, simple and reliable assessment of bladder volume. Proven accurate in a Radiotherapy setting – K Claxton: Reduce the need for extra CBCT scans helping comply with IR(ME)R and COMARE 16. Potentially reduces patient anxiety and discomfort and improves workflow – R Horton/S Jhally. One of the most popular scanners used within the NHS.
Simple Up® – battery operated, mobile, height adjustable platform reducing problems associated with weight bearing x-rays: Safer working environment by lowering the risk of patient falls, greater flexibility for patient positioning, improves posture and positioning for the Radiographer and may improve work flow.
We are a University of first choice for students who want a caring, aspirational environment where they can equip themselves for the career they choose.
Our significant investment in world class facilities is building on our reputation for student-focused real world learning, in an increasingly competitive sector.
At Derby, we’ll work with you to prepare you for the next step in your career and make sure you are fully prepared to work effectively as a professional within the health and social care workforce.
Diagnostic Healthcare Ltd
Stand: Mobile unit 2
Diagnostic Healthcare provide medical diagnostic imaging services including MRI, Ultrasound, DEXA, CT and X-ray, to both the NHS and the private sector. DHC is pleased to have developed an extensive range of cost-effective services and solutions and last year we created significant cost savings for Hospitals from over 90 sites across the UK. : come and speak to us to discover what we can offer you.
We are also proud to present here two of the latest mobile technologies:
1.5T WIDE BORE GE VOYAGER and 1.5T WIDE BORE Siemens AERA. DO visit and learn more about the new scanners and how they can support your radiology department – whether you need extra capacity, advanced/special scans or training facilities for your staff during MRI replacement or upgrades.
The company portfolio includes numerous contracts with NHS Hospital Trusts, Clinical Commissioning Groups and private hospitals to provide mobile and static diagnostic services as well as flexible solutions to staffing, equipment and managed service provision that offer real value for money.
DMC Radiology Reporting
We formed DMC Radiology Reporting in 2012 to provide clinically led, sub speciality remote radiology services, delivered by a community of highly experienced radiologists led by our medical director, Dr Shawn Halpin. Our mission was to develop a service that we would want to commission ourselves. We are proud that DMC Radiology Reporting is now a trusted partner to both the NHS & independent healthcare providers, helping deliver healthier outcomes for patients. We can help you with, HRCT, Prostate, MSK, Cancer Staging, Neurological Scans, CT colons, Vascular, Small/Large Bowel. As well as Nuclear Medicine, Audit & Research work.
The Esaote Group (www.esaote.com) is a leader in Ultrasound, Dedicated MRI and Medical Software. With production and research units in Italy and the Netherlands, Esaote is one of the top 10 diagnostic imaging companies in the world.
From its large product portfolio, Esaote presents MyLab™9 and O-scan on stand 88C.
MyLab™9 is the flagship ultrasound system in radiology & shared services. Clarity in image quality, Performance & Workflow improvements stand at the core of the system.
O-scan is a low cost dedicated MRI system for extremities. It’s the response to today’s healthcare requirements: patient comfort, high quality, fast exams with open design.
EIZO’s complete spectrum of RadiForce medical monitors delivers exceptionally accurate and stable image displays around the world, providing total monitor solutions for every area of Healthcare Imaging. Whether your need is for colour, greyscale or a monitor to display both; for Primary Diagnosis or Clinical Review – EIZO has the solution.
This year at UKRC the EIZO stand will feature a selection of its RadiForce monitors as well as the operating room solution – EIZO CuratOR. Come and speak to the team and see how the EIZO healthcare imaging solution can solve all of your imaging needs. www.eizo.co.uk
Elekta is proud to be the leading innovator of equipment and software used to improve, prolong and save the lives of people with cancer and brain disorders. Our advanced, effective solutions are created in collaboration with customers, and more than 6,000 hospitals worldwide rely on Elekta technology. Our treatment solutions and oncology informatics portfolios are designed to enhance the delivery of radiation therapy, radiosurgery and brachytherapy, and to drive cost efficiency in clinical workflows. Elekta employs 3,600 people around the world. Headquartered in Stockholm, Sweden, Elekta is listed on NASDAQ Stockholm. www.elekta.com.
Envirotect Limited are an ISO9001 registered company offering high quality structural Radiation and RF Shielding for medical and industrial applications throughout the UK and internationally.
Our specialist range of products are manufactured within the UK and provide a total Radiation and RF Shielding package suitable for medical facilities such as X-ray suites, CT scanner rooms and RF cages for MRI.
As well as our core business of shielded wall linings, door sets, control windows, lead vinyl and x-ray screens we also design and manufacture a range of shielded cabinets.
In addition to our copper RF cage we can now offer RF door servicing and a range of independent testing services including RF attenuation, EMI surveys as well as magnetic steel shielding calculations.
Everlight Radiology is a global teleradiology company providing radiology reporting services to hospitals in the UK, Ireland, Australia and New Zealand. Our team of over 300 consultant radiologists provide 24/7/365 reporting. With a ‘follow the sun’ business model, Everlight Radiology is a leader in emergency radiology. We have radiologists based in every major time zone, ensuring that our clients and their patients receive a report from an alert, NHS experienced, consultant radiologist, working during their daytime hours. In our world, every second is critical, which is why we guarantee report delivery within an hour for urgent cases.
Exprodo Software produces Calpendo, an intelligent Core Facility Management and Booking System that is utilised in universities and research facilities across Europe, North America, Africa and Asia. Calpendo is recognized as a best-in class online scheduling calendar with configurable rules to control and manage bookings. It has a fully-featured reporting system for producing usage, billing and auditing reports and, as an integrated system, allows for comprehensive invoicing and actual usage tracking. Additionally, Calpendo has fully automated email capabilities for activity or booking notifications, confirmations and cancellations. From undergraduate student to administrator or research director, the bespoke user accessibility minimizes mistakes and stress and maximizes efficient use of your resources.
Fairford Medical and Health Imaging Solutions are committed to facilitating delivery of the highest level of patient care at affordable costs. Our experienced Project Managers and OEM trained Engineers can professionally handle all total diagnostic imaging projects.
Fairford Medical provide mobile, static and relocatable diagnostic imaging equipment for short term interim rental or longer-term rental. Fairford Medical also buy equipment being replaced from hospitals.
Health Imaging solutions is a provider of medical imaging maintenance and full project management from deinstallations to relocation, and they have an extensive stock of commonly used parts.
Working together they provide your total medical imaging solution.
Fujifilm UK Ltd
Fujifilm is a global provider of diagnostic imaging and medical informatics solutions that meet the challenges of todays’ demanding healthcare environment. By combining the latest imaging technologies with artificial intelligence, Fujifilm is able to offer a unique range of digital x-ray systems, advanced image processing and sophisticated solutions for diagnostic workflow powered by the SYNAPSE® Enterprise Imaging portfolio of VNA, PACS, 3D and Clinical Workflow Management.
Continually evolving Fujifilm technologies deliver innovative imaging quality, advanced diagnostic tools, improved workflows and exceptional dose performance. In the UK we have developed proven value strategies across the portfolio that have provided customers with affordable solutions and demonstrable value for money – to find out how your organisation could benefit visit us on stand 36-37.
Future Medical Equipment
An innovative business has been established, de-installing radiology equipment using their vastly skilled staff that are experts in the healthcare sector.
Used medical equipment is being de-installed by new to the market Future Medical Equipment Ltd. The healthcare logistics experts are decommissioning redundant CT and MRI scanners, and also smaller imaging equipment including X-Ray, ultrasounds, C-arms and mammography units. The firm was initialised in the UK with American investors Elite Medical, who have extensive experience and success in the international industry, financially backing the venture.
Bespoke packing and transportation are also key arms to Future Medical with warehouse storage offered for short or long-term agreements. In addition, MRI portable patient monitor and pumps are available now for free demonstration.
GE Healthcare are pleased to welcome delegates to this year’s UKRCO. Come and visit us on the GE Booth #24 for our latest innovations.
GE Healthcare provides transformation medical technologies and services to meet the demand for increased access, enhanced quality and more affordable healthcare around the world. From medical imaging, software & IT, patient monitoring and diagnostics to drug discovery, biopharmaceutical manufacturing technologies and performance improvement solutions, GE Healthcare helps medical professionals deliver great healthcare to their patients.
The Germitec Antigermix system uses UV-C to high-level disinfect ultrasound transducers, TV, TR, TOE and ENT probes.
The technology brings the following benefits:
– Fastest automated HLD cycle of just 90 seconds
– Unique RFID and software-based track/ trace as standard
– Only system to be tested against HPV in clinics and laboratories
– New all-inclusive Pay Per Use pricing model with the lowest cycle costs
– No consumables to store, waste, or dispose of
– Compatibility guarantee for all probe manufacturers
The future is bright, the future is Germitec!
Contact www.germitec.com or Jon Avent on 0044 7531 868499
Since forming in 2011, Globe Locums has become a leading specialist Radiography recruitment firm in the UK being on all three national frameworks – CCS, CPP and HTE. This gives us unprecedented access to all NHS Radiography vacancies. Our global reach encompasses UK, Ireland, Australia & New Zealand allowing Globe Locums to source both locum and permanent radiographers of the highest calibre. Globe Locums is clinician owned and run allowing our ethical focus to grow with our company, making us unique in a very busy marketplace. We are always available on email@example.com and 0207 229 2620 for an informal chat.
Guerbet is a pioneer in the contrast-agent field, with more than 90 years’ experience, and is a leader in medical imaging worldwide. It offers a comprehensive range of pharmaceutical products, medical devices and services for diagnostic and interventional imaging, to improve the diagnosis and treatment of patients. With 7% of revenue dedicated to R&D and more than 200 employees distributed amongst its three centres in France and the United States, Guerbet is a substantial investor in research and innovation. Guerbet (GBT) is listed on Euronext Paris (segment B – mid caps) and generated €807 million in revenue in 2017. For more information about Guerbet, please visit www.guerbet.co.uk
Hologic is an innovative medical technology company primarily focused on improving women’s health and well-being through early detection and treatment.
Hologic continues to drive innovation in breast health to provide high-quality mammograms for physicians, supplying them with the most accurate information. Our 3D Mammography™ exam is proven to offer better, earlier, breast cancer detection compared to conventional mammography alone, enabling physicians to provide patients with earlier diagnosis and reduced chance of call backs. For patients we are delivering minimally invasive biopsy solutions that enable an improved patient experience without clinical compromise.
As Carestream Dental’s contracted Partner for the Medical Sector and as specialist provider for Dental, MaxFacs and Head & Neck imaging, our extensive experience with NHS Trusts, Private Hospitals and PCTs helps us to recognise that continued success demands outstanding support and commitment where workflow and uptime are critical.
With a comprehensive portfolio including OPT, Ceph, CBCT and Intra-oral solutions, we understand those particular departmental needs and opportunities, as well as the demands of procurement, so join us today to discuss your business plan and let us show how we can help to maximise your service delivery and revenue opportunities.
Imaging Equipment Limited (IEL)
Imaging Equipment Limited (IEL) is proud to be a distributor of international medical equipment for medical physics environments, including radiotherapy physics, diagnostic radiology, nuclear medicine, radiopharmaceuticals, radiation safety and radiation protection solutions.
IEL will be representing a number of leading radiotherapy manufacturers at UKRO, (stand 109) including Viewray, Sun Nuclear, HumedIQ, Adaptiiv, CIVCO, CIRS and Gammex.
On American Independence Day meet the team and learn more about both Independent QA and Making Immobilisation Great Again! Enter our competition to be in with a chance of winning an amazing prize or free accommodation and travel to our conference! You can sign up to our IEL Conference taking place in Birmingham on the 30th & 31st October on our stand.
Imaging Equipment Limited is owned by Advanced Accelerator Applications (AAA) of St Genis Pouilly (France).
Imaging Innovated Ltd
Imaging Innovated is an established supplier of training courses and are now introducing four new events for 2018. These CPD short courses are designed to provide Radiologists, Radiographers, Technologists and Radiographic Assistants with the knowledge to optimise skills and enhance patient care.
- CT Quality and Safety study day
- Radiation Protection and RPS Update Training
- Course for Certification of Competence in Administering Intravenous Injections
- Essential PET/CT practice in the UK
INFINITT HEALTHCARE provides web-based general radiology information and diagnostic image management systems together with native Xelis 3D advanced visualisation software, to large and small hospitals around the world.
Comprehensive interface to generate tailored Worklists for multiple DR, CR, CT, NM, MRI, Ultrasound and charting devices.
Specialised small form solutions for Breast (including screening interface), Dental and Cardiology units.
INFINITT UK will be presenting their Smart Net Cloud for:
- Low cost online Radiology Referral portal
- Fee based Image Sharing and Radiology Report platform
- Infinitt Xelis 3D advanced visualisation and analytical tools
- Appointment Scheduling and Billing modules
Tel: +44 (0) 7741 261443
InHealth is the UK’s largest specialist provider of diagnostic and healthcare solutions. Our mission is to make healthcare better and we do this by working with hospitals and commissioners across the NHS and independent sector. With over 25 years’ experience, our flexible and dynamic approach is helping to meet some of health’s most pressing challenges – reducing waiting times, speeding up diagnoses, saving money and improving the overall patient experience. We work across prevention, diagnosis and pathways and interventions, providing tests, scans and examinations for more than 2 million patients a year across the UK.
With the largest local development and deployment teams in the UK, Insignia is uniquely able to focus our services to exclusively meet the needs of the NHS and UK private providers. We believe in providing the highest quality service to our customers and build partnerships based on achieving mutual goals and understanding. With over 3,000,000,000 images and growing, Insignia manages some of the largest and most complex PACS and VNA systems currently deployed. Come and see our integrated Advanced Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning algorithms designed to improve workflow and outcomes for patients.
Intelerad UK Ltd is a leader in enterprise workflows, specialising in diagnostic viewing, reporting, collaboration, and clinical data management solutions for hospitals, imaging centres and reading groups. Renowned for their innovative features and functionality, Intelerad solutions increase productivity and streamline workflow by overcoming technical barriers in distributed and complex environments. Used in more than 1000 sites across the United Kingdom, North America, and Oceania, Intelerad couples its highly scalable, flexible and robust solutions with industry-leading customer service and support to ensure customers’ performance. For more information, visit www.intelerad.co.uk.
The Institute of Physics and Engineering in Medicine (IPEM) is the Learned society and professional organisation for physicists, clinical and biomedical engineers and technologists working in medicine and biology. Our aim is to advance physics and engineering applied to medicine and biology for the public good.
IPEM has around 4500 members in the UK and overseas. Benefits of membership include a CPD scheme, discounts on conference fees, IPEM Reports and the Institute’s scientific journals, bursaries and prizes, access to job vacancies, and a wide support network at every stage of career progression.
The International Society of Radiographers and Radiological Technologists (ISRRT), was founded in 1962, and now has over 90 Member Societies. ISRRT is officially recognized as an NGO by the WHO.
“To be the leading international organization representing the practice of medical imaging and
radiation therapy technology by promoting the highest achievable standards of patient care and
“To improve the standards of delivery and practice of medical imaging and radiation
therapy throughout the world by acting as the international liaison organisation for medical
radiation technology and by promoting Quality Patient Care, Education and Research in the
radiation medicine sciences”.
JCA Medical Seminars Ltd.
Here at JCA Medical Seminars we understand the increasing importance and value of CPD to appraisal, accreditation and revalidation. Which is why we have chosen to specialise solely in high quality, interactive, hands on imaging seminars created by and for Radiologists and associated specialisms. We have also recently added an exciting range of International destinations to our seminar portfolio recognising the importance of professional networking opportunities.
We welcome and appreciate your views on the hot topics and key professional challenges so come and see us on stand 16.
Jusha was established in 1996, focus on the professional medical monitor solution, including diagnostic monitor solution, surgical monitor solution, MDT solution, and integrated reporting room and operation room solution. In China, jusha occupied over 62% market share, and started international business since 2011, products has been sold to more than 60 countries now, including, USA, UK, Germany, France, Italy, Netherlands, Hungary, Russia, Cyprus, Serbia, Spain, Colombia, Chile, Argentina, Brazil, Portugal, India, Indonesia, Malaysia etc.Our mission is to help our global customers and provide the greatest convenience for doctors through the most advanced technical means, thus minimizing the pain of patients.
Lamboo Mobile Medical
Stand: Mobile 1
Lamboo Mobile Medical (Lamboo) is a global leading provider of high quality mobile and relocatable medical solutions. The company has been founded in 1957 and has its headquarters in Zoetermeer, The Netherlands. Lamboo has a strong international focus with a strategy to work geographically with local established partners. At present Lamboo hold a strong network of 4 global assembly facilities based in UK, Brazil, Australia and USA. In Europe, Lamboo has a strong presence in the UK. For many, many years our mobile concept is highly appreciated within the NHS and its service partners. With an installed base of more than 200+ units we are the no 1 mobile partner for the NHS.
A unique building technique, allows the products of Lamboo Mobile Medical to perform in extreme outside environmental. With this manufacturing methodology Lamboo can guarantee an environment that reaches the highest image quality possible similar to the quality when carried out in traditional hospitals. The Lamboo quality standard is highly respected in the market by our customers and OEMs. For that reason, Lamboo is officially certified by all major OEMs on their latest equipment and technologies.
The Lamboo Mobile Medical product is used for:
- Disaster Management (floods, earth quakes, terrorist attacks)
- Preventive screening (Digital Mammography, TBC, Diabetics)
- Specialized Diagnostic treatments (MRI, CT, Cath-Lab, PET/CT)
Macmillan Cancer Care
Being told ‘you have cancer’ can affect so much more than your health. At Macmillan, we take the time to understand people and what matters most to them so we can help them get the support they need to take care of their health, relationships, deal with money and work worries as well as emotional and practical concerns. Macmillan is here to help people find their best way through cancer from diagnosis onwards so they can live life as fully as they can. With the help of our millions of supporters, professionals, volunteers, campaigners and staff, Macmillan works across the UK to provide holistic support to all those affected by cancer. For information please visit macmillan.org.uk
Materialise Medical, which has pioneered many of the leading medical applications of 3D printing, enables researchers, engineers and clinicians to revolutionize innovative patient-specific treatment that helps improve and save lives. Materialise Medical’s open and flexible platform of software and services, Materialise Mimics, forms the foundation of certified Medical 3D Printing, in clinical as well as research environments, offering virtual planning software tools, 3D-printed anatomical models, and patient-specific surgical guides and implants. For additional information, please visit: http://www.materialise.com/en/medical.
MedCurrent is a physician-founded Clinical Decision Support (CDS) company focused on improving the quality of care and managing health system costs through our innovative and scalable solution, OrderWise®. Our software suite enhances the clinical decision-making process with real-time, evidence-based guidelines integrated at the point of care to improve health and healthcare delivery. Deep industry experience, superior technology and business agility make MedCurrent a global leader in CDS solutions.
Medecon Healthcare UK
Medecon Healthcare has proven itself to be the expert engineering services for Radiology, Laboratory and Biomedical equipment. Our mission is to provide a professional, value-for-money service to all of our customers, while adhering to the strictest quality standards.
Medecon Healthcare has a wealth of experience in:
- Imaging equipment rental for CT MR Cath & Angio Lab ( Mobile trailer or relocatable)
- Asset management
- Equipment planning
- Equipment maintenance
- Equipment Relocation- X Ray/Fluoroscopy/CT/ MR Etc.
- Equipment disposal
Medecon are on the NHS SC, Shared Business Services and North of England Frameworks for maintenance www.medecon.co.uk
Medi Scientific Ltd
MediScientific proudly represent some of the world’s leading manufacturers of X-Ray QA instruments, test tools and QA phantoms for use in Radiology, Medical Physics and X-Ray Engineering.
This year we are excited to showcase Radcal’s new Stand-Alone “Touch” Series of diagnostic x-ray measurement systems. This new range provides accurate and reliable dose measurement but in a new quick & easy to use system.
We will also be exhibiting samples of the Kyoto Kagaku anthropomorphic phantoms which have been designed with 3D internal structures that provide realistic radiographic and CT images. Ideal for training and research.
Our experienced sales team will also be available to discuss the latest additions to range of QA phantoms from Leeds Test Objects and to provide detailed information on our full range of products. Come and visit us on booth #71.
At MEDICA Group we offer Radiology reporting;
with prior imaging;
with prior reports;
Partnering with the most innovative organisations in the UK we help deliver the best possible clinical outcomes.
MEDICA offer a wide range of subspecialist expertise, including Cardiac and Multi Parametric Prostate reporting, coupled with exceptional turnaround times tailored to the clinical requirement.
We have the largest cohort of Consultant Radiologists, hold ISAS accreditation and have a proven track record demonstrating commitment to clinical excellence.
With flexible, part-time, full-time and other permanent contracts available come and see us on stand 58 to discuss reporting opportunities with MEDICA.
Find us on Twitter @MedicaGroup
MedicsPro – Recruitment Agency
As a specialist Radiography recruitment agency, MedicsPro focus on securing candidates for various specialities within the imaging sector. With a range of locum and permanent Radiography jobs, our dedicated recruitment consultants will find you the ideal positions that fit your requirements whilst ensuring that each candidate receives a professional service from initial registration to placement. “
MedicsPro have established a reputation for supplying only high-quality locum and permanent imaging professionals to public and private sector and have vacancies throughout the United Kingdom.
MedicsPro offer roles in radiography, ultrasound, sonography and mammography across all NHS and private sector hospitals across the UK.
Medispace is a service provider in the field of mobile MRI, CT, PET/CT and X-ray imaging in Europe.
Medispace has a wide choice of technology and configurations to match your department`s clinical needs with a mobile scanner on an interim or long term basis.
8 Beauchamp Business Centre, Sparrowhawk Close
Malvern, Worcestershire, WR14 1GL UK
Phone: +44 0 1684 219000
Only Ferroguard ferromagnetic detection solutions will provide you with confidence from added safety and best-in-class usability with no alarm fatigue. Always mounted in Zone III and so fully compliant with ACR guidance, Ferroguard Assure is always ready to provide real visual early warning of risk items well in advance of the door, giving you adequate time to react to prevent an accident. Its intelligent Smart AlarmTM makes it the only FMD with zero alarms when exiting the room and zero alarms from MRI door movement; that’s with any door and without compromising detection of approaching risk items. Ferroguard Screener offers the highest sensitivity screening available, much faster and more reliable than a hand wand and ideal for screening of subjects to prevent frustrating and time-wasting image artefacts. Metrasens always provides comprehensive pre-planning and professional installation by certified product specialists; and with Ferroguard Assure, CEU-accredited in-service training is a standard part of the package.
Micropos Medical provides the unique and innovative RayPilot® system to secure confident real time target tracking and motion recording in Stereotactic Body Radiotherapy (SBRT). The system works as an add-on to any linac. Now we launch RayPilot® HypoCath™_high precision prostate tracking without surgical intervention.
There are around 40 scientific publications/presentations on the RayPilot® system. The system is in clinical use in several European countries in hypofractionated radiotherapy of prostate cancer. The intention is also to include an in-situ dosimeter and broaden the treatments in other tumour regions (work in progress). www.micropos.se
Mirion’s Dosimetry Services is a division of Mirion Technologies Inc; a dominant global player in the nuclear power instrumentation, civil and military defense, and health physics markets. We has been in business for over 60 years and is a leading provider of quality radiation monitoring solutions and services to many individuals in your industry. We are fully accredited to provide dosimetry services through well known organizations such as: NVLAP, DOELAP, Canada’s CNSC, and the UK’s Health and Safety Executive.
We are revolutionizing the way a dosimeter captures, reads and reports radiation exposure. Our new lightweight instadose+ dosimeter offers on-demand dose reads that can be checked on-site by a mobile device, to high dose email alerts. The instadose+ dosimeter provides easy solutions to managing your radiation monitoring program. Plus, no more badge collection, shipping and distribution!
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MIS HEALTHCARE is a UK based company offering innovative and cutting edge medical and diagnostic products to aid accurate and fast diagnosis based on advanced technology.
This year at the UKRC we will be showcasing the latest advances in healthcare solutions from Samsung, Novarad RIS/PACS, TIMS, Planmeca, Planmed, Kubtec, Nemoto and Vimap.
Technology continually evolves and so do we, yet we remain driven by our passion for providing innovative healthcare solutions in the interest of accurate diagnosis, perfecting those solutions and delighting our customers.
National Osteoporosis Society
The National Osteoporosis Society is the only UK-wide charity dedicated to improving the diagnosis, prevention and treatment of osteoporosis and fragility fractures. We offer health professionals:
- Accredited training and e-learning to improve skills and knowledge of osteoporosis.
- Free patient information and clinical guidelines to promote best practice.
- A Helpline for patients and professionals manned by specialist osteoporosis nurses – 0808 8000035.
- Access to networks to share best practice and expertise in secondary fracture prevention.
- A free and bespoke service to support the development of Fracture Liaison Services, by a team of specialist development managers with clinical and commissioning experience.
NHS Improvement is responsible for overseeing foundation trusts and NHS trusts, as well as independent providers that provide NHS-funded care. We offer the support these providers need to give patients consistently safe, high quality, compassionate care within local health systems that are financially sustainable. By holding providers to account and, where necessary, intervening, we help the NHS to meet its short-term challenges and secure its future.
NNUH is a university teaching hospital hosting the Norwich Radiology Academy. The Radiology department is busy, providing the full range of secondary and tertiary regional imaging services, yet maintains a friendly and collaborative ethos. Norwich is a beautiful and historic city and in 2016 was rated as the happiest city in which to work in the UK. Located close to the stunning North Norfolk coast and the Broads, Norwich hosts a full calendar of events and festivals. With reasonable house prices, good schools and excellent transport links to Cambridge and London, Norfolk offers everything to establish the perfect work-life balance.
The goal and business concept for Helsebemanning is to be the supplier that offers the best continuity, quality and service. Through commitment and relationship building, we want to be the industry’s best employer and customers first-hand option.
Helsebemanning can proudly announce that, after a nationwide procurement, been assigned a contract throughout Norway, HINAS.
Our customers consists of county councils, municipalities as well as private caregivers.
We offer assignments where you will be able to use your personal skills and your competence in the best possible way.
We offer full service! We book your travel and accommodation we offer market competitive salary and we make sure it´s on your bank account within one week after finished assignment.
Nuffield Health is Britain’s largest not for profit healthcare business. We reinvest all profit in our expert staff, our technology and our facilities, to provide accessible, innovative ways for people to get and stay healthy. We’ve built a pioneering, integrated network including Hospitals, Fitness & Wellbeing Gyms and Medical Centres.
Oncology Imaging systems
Oncology Imaging Systems is a forward-thinking medical device company dedicated to providing the best products and the best customer service to the medical imaging, radiotherapy and medical physics communities. OIS specialises in patient positioning and immobilisation devices as well as radiation calibration and QA equipment for dosimetry, brachytherapy, intensity-modulated and image-guided radiotherapy, and stereotactic radiosurgery.
OIS is excited to be attending UKRCO 2018 where we will be showcasing our range of solutions for radiotherapy and dosimetry, including the Encompass SRS Immobilisation System, BioProtect Balloon Spacer and ADAPTIVO patient dosimetry software.
Follow us on Twitter @OncologyImaging #TeamOIS
Oncology Systems Limited
OSL is pleased to be exhibiting at UKRCO this year and we look forward to welcoming you to our booth. Companies represented include: IBA Dosimetry GmbH (Linac and Proton dosimetry solutions), MacroMedics BV (Patient positioning solutions), LifeLine Software, Inc. (Dosimetry Check and RadCalc®), MedCom GmbH (ProSoma, ProSoma Core and BiopSee®), MODUS Medical (4D and MRI Phantoms), and Watson Medical (Watson Elementary® and Watson NIMBUS).
OSL’s own software includes ImSimQA™; the unique software in global use for the QA of Image Registration Algorithms in Radiotherapy. ImSimQA digital phantoms for preliminary QA are available with AAPM’s TG-132 Report.
OR3D will be demonstrating Dicom-to-Print (D2P), a stand-alone modular software package, designed to address and consolidate all 3D model preparation steps. The software is intended to be used by medical staff for pre-operative surgical planning, allowing for the export of 3D digital models, that can be used by numerous applications.
Stand: 38 & O127-128
Philips is a leading health technology company focused on improving people’s lives across the health continuum – from healthy living and prevention, to diagnosis, treatment and home care. Applying advanced technologies and deep clinical and consumer insights, Philips delivers integrated solutions that improve people’s health and enable better outcomes. Partnering with its customers, Philips seeks to transform how healthcare is delivered and experienced. The company is a leader in diagnostic imaging, image-guided therapy, patient monitoring and health informatics, as well as in consumer health and home care.
Phoenix Dosimetry Ltd is a specialist Dosimetry company; we are the UK and Irish distributor for the Thermo Scientific range of Health Physics instruments, RadEye, Mini Instruments and Installed Monitors together with the provision of all Harshaw TLD Materials, Readers and Accessories.
We also offer Radiological equipment including the original NE-2571 Farmer Chambers, NPL-2611 Secondary Standard together with phantoms including the Eckert and Ziegler Isocentric Beam Checkers, dosimetry cables and patch panels manufactured to customers specifications.
Our workshop facility repair NE/Thermo equipment including Mini Monitors and we now have a calibration facility for Thermo EPD’s.
We also represent John Caunt Scientific for the ‘Aegis ED3 Extremity Dosemeter’ which is ideal for monitoring extremity doses in Nuclear Medicine and associated departments.
We look forward to seeing you on our stand!
Phoenix Turnkey Construction
We are a healthcare construction company that specialise in the refurbishment and construction of medical imaging facilities throughout the UK.
Working in NHS & private Healthcare facilities, we aim to reduce the department downtime and work seamlessly with equipment providers to complete projects on time and within budget. We can also purchase your used equipment to offset against your project costs
Please contact us directly on 01604 245 444 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Protecx Medical Ltd
Protecx Medical are the UK’s premier manufacturer and provider of radiation protection garments and additionally offer protective glasses, screens, table drapes and other accessories. Recently we have launched our measure to fit service: custom-made garments, at NO additional cost, to ensure the lightest weight, most comfortable experience possible. We do this by visiting your department with various samples of our styles and taking your physical measurements.
With our guaranteed fit service and two years warranty, along with over 50 fabric options, we feel we offer the best service in the UK and we invite you to try it.
Since 1922, PTW has been providing the technical community in radiotherapy, diagnostic radiology and health physics with high-tech measurement and test equipment for radiation dosimetry and quality control.
Our vision is to be the leading provider of dosimetry and quality control equipment for radiation medicine, recognized and valued worldwide as the standard for innovation.
Come and visit our stand (O101) to hear about new innovations from PTW, including:
VERIQA – There is a NEW INTELLIGENCE in Town
Beamscan – A New Era in 3D Water Scanning
- 4D Patient and Machine QA – New Modular Phantom for OCTAVIUS 4D
- QA Data Management – Track-it
- Proton Particle Therapy Q/A
- Machine QA detectors and arrays for MRI-Guided Treatment Units
Tel: 01476 577503
Or find us at http://www.ptw.de
Radiological Research Trust
The Radiological Research Trust Trust (RRT) was set up in October 1985, to raise funds and distribute grants for research and education in Radiology, in response to the severe lack of funding for proof of concept research. The RRT has supported a significant number of research projects in a wide range of clinical areas, many of which have gone on to obtain large scale funding and international recognition of the research. Visit the RRT stand or the website www.radiologicalresearchtrust.org to learn how to
donate to support the work of the RRT and for details of how to apply for research grants.
Raybloc are leading radiation shielding manufacturers specialising in structural radiation protection. Our most famous products such as; the Raybloc Door-set, Raybloc Flush Mounted Warning Lights, Raybloc Window, Raybloc Screen, Raybloc Mobile Screen, radiation shielding glass, and lead lined wallboards can be found in most hospital X-ray, CT, Dental and Nuclear Medicine departments across the UK, across Europe, and as far as America, Australia, and the Middle East.
For over 20 years the Raybloc brand has been the choice of many new, next generation facilities ranging from newly built hospitals, to dental practices, to veterinary surgeries, to chiropractors, to science labs, to nuclear facilities. Companies such as Magnox, National Physical Laboratory, NHS, Interserve, Toshiba, Siemens, Phillips amongst many more are all part of the ever-growing list of clients that are using Raybloc products to not only enhance their brand quality and integrity but deliver to their clients the peace of mind that they are in safe hands when it comes to radiation safety, at the highest quality, with no compromise.
RaySearch Laboratories AB
RaySearch Laboratories AB (publ) is a medical technology company that develops innovative software solutions for improved cancer treatment. RaySearch markets the RayStation treatment planning system to clinics all over the world and distributes products through licensing agreements with leading medical technology companies. In December 2017; the company launched the next-generation oncology information system, RayCare*, which comprises a new product area for RaySearch. RaySearch’s software is used by over 2,600 clinics in more than 65 countries. The company was founded in 2000 as a spin-off from Karolinska Institute in Stockholm and the share has been listed on Nasdaq Stockholm since 2003.
Guangzhou Renfu Medical Equipment Co., Ltd is a global leading company in manufacturing of Thermoplastic Mask and Carbon Fiber Baseplate applied for Radiotherapy Positioning & Immobilization system, has passed ISO13485 & ISO 9001 Quality Certification System, CE & FDA are registered as well.
Contact: Ivy Chen
Tel: +86-20-3839 1508
With our 35+ years’ experience, knowledge and understanding of HealthCare, High Tech, Telecommunication, Printing, Banking, Rail, Retail, Power, Construction and Engineering logistics industries, Rhenus Lupprians have built a logistical distribution network which is second to none.
Fully equipped for all types of specialist logistics needs, Rhenus Lupprians is the UK’s finest provider of logistics services. Our experienced distribution team is unfailingly professional, using a combination of modern equipment and proven delivery methods for virtually every industry.
No matter which business sector you belong to, our logistics experts are fully prepared to work for you.
Rivendale Systems Ltd
Rivendale Systems has been supporting healthcare organisations with effective solutions since 1994. This year we continue to showcase RAD-Alert, our innovative system that communicates Radiology alerts for “Significant Unexpected Findings” and other urgencies to referring Clinicians and other personnel via SMS, Smartphone App, Web App, Email and Fax. RAD-Alert provides full tracking and a complete audit trail for all alerts and responses incorporating user-defined templates, escalation, contact groups, automated web-page displays, direct access to reports and more. To discuss how RAD-Alert communicates and manages alerts and how it will help your hospital, visit Rivendale on stand 61.
Radiology Management Solutions (RMS) helps the NHS save money and increase efficiency, through better utilisation of existing radiology resources. Our bespoke 7-day medical imaging service reduces waiting lists and bed blocking, enabling a robust emergency scanning service.
We provide a cost-effective staffing solution for radiology, reporting, mobile and modular provision – plus fully and part-managed services, including modality and departmental services.
CT and MRI are our core services, including contrast and oncology. However, complex and highly complex procedures are a distinct RMS specialism.
From our humble beginnings in 1860, Rothband has stood the test of time and the name “Rothband” is now synonymous with the best in quality, innovation and “value for money”.
The company began by making medical rubber products and later had an idea to add lead powder to the rubber mix.
The result was the production of an X-ray cloth and we began manufacturing X-ray aprons. We know of no other company that can claim an earlier product.
The Rothband business was acquired in 2015, is still a family concern and continues to supply ALL your Imaging needs.
We recently moved to a new factory near Burnley where we can continue to produce aprons that conform to BS 61331-1:2014 at the lightest weight.
The Rutherford Cancer Centres are at the forefront of providing innovative cancer care across the UK and internationally. With a commitment to excellence, our centres offer world-class proton beam therapy, along with traditional services, including chemotherapy, radiotherapy, and holistic therapy.
Treatment at the Rutherford Cancer Centres is available to medically-insured private patients, self-paying patients and patients referred by the NHS.
Our South Wales centre has already opened and is the first in the UK to offer high energy proton beam therapy. Centres in Northumberland, Reading and Liverpool are also under development.
For more information visit www.therutherford.com.
With more than 25 years of innovation and 1,700 installations, Sectra is a leading global provider of imaging IT solutions that support healthcare in achieving patient-centric care. Sectra offers an Enterprise Image Management solution comprising PACS for imaging-intense departments (radiology, pathology, cardiology, orthopaedics), VNA, and share and collaborate solutions. For the fifth consecutive year in the US and the fourth consecutive year globally, Sectra PACS has been awarded ‘Best in KLAS’ for highest customer satisfaction. sectra.com/medical
At Siemens Healthineers, our purpose is to enable healthcare providers to increase value by empowering them on their journey towards expanding precision medicine, transforming care delivery, and improving patient experience, all enabled by digitalising healthcare. An estimated 5 million patients globally everyday benefit from our innovative technologies and services in the areas of diagnostic and therapeutic imaging, laboratory diagnostics and molecular medicine, as well as digital health and enterprise services. We are a leading medical technology company with over 170 years of experience and 18,000 patents globally. With more than 48,000 dedicated colleagues in 75 countries, we will continue to innovate and shape the future of healthcare. For more information and latest product line, please visit www.healthcare.siemens.co.uk
Soliton IT is a healthcare IT solutions company based in UK and Australia. Established in 2004, we have designed, supplied and installed Radiology Information Systems (RIS) into UK NHS Trusts, clinics, teaching centres and private hospitals; incorporating elements of workflow management, speech recognition, document production, sharing and reporting applications. With particular expertise in multi-user/inter-site environments and system integration, Soliton IT is committed to providing healthcare sites with efficient, customisable and measurable solutions and is proud to be appointed as an approved supplier on the National Framework. Follow us on @Soliton_IT #RevolutionInRIS
Southern Scientific Ltd
Based in Henfield, West Sussex, Southern Scientific has been supplying equipment for X-Ray QA and Radiation Protection applications for over 25 years.
Within our range we supply and support X-Ray QA products from RTI and Pro-Project. Our own range of products include a range of radiation and contamination monitoring instruments as well as a comprehensive range of laboratory counting systems.
For further information on our company and our range of products please visit www.southernscientific.co.uk, send us an email to email@example.com, or call us on 01273 497600.
Synapse Medical UK have over 30 years’ experience in the medical device industry and are the official distributors for Ulrich Medical’s range of syringeless contrast media injectors throughout the United Kingdom.
Our Diagnostic Imaging Sales Specialists work closely with CT and MRI Radiographers to maximise injection protocols and help users transition to weight based contrast media administration.
Our staff are happy to answer any questions that you may have on a particular product or injection protocol. Come see us at stand 34 and also feel free to visit our website: www.synapsemed.co.uk for more information on our product range.
Telemedicine Clinic Ltd
Increasing numbers of NHS Trusts are proactively switching to TMC’s reporting services, secure in the knowledge that they are gaining access to excellent Elective and On Call reporting capacity.
TMC’s bespoke teleradiology platform; Optemis™, provides secure HL7 RIS to RIS integration, with auditing capabilities that exceed the RCR guidelines for peer review. Our sophisticated delivery model is backed with 24/7 support, ISO9001/27001, CQC, ICO 1998 and ISAS accreditation.
TMC is proud to bring the benefits of ‘next generation’ teleradiology to the UK.
Contact 0845 020 5250
TeraRecon is a leader in advanced visualization, image viewing and post-processing. Our flagship product, iNtuition, consistently leads the advanced visualization category of the industry’s leading independent technology analyst. We are committed to redefining advanced visualization by leveraging artificial intelligence, and to improving radiology workflow through personalized automation features that increase efficiency.
The British Institute of Radiology
The British Institute of Radiology is the international membership organisation for everyone working in imaging, radiation oncology and the underlying sciences.
We aim to:
- Support the work of our members and their colleagues to achieve professional excellence
- Provide continuing professional development for our multidisciplinary community
- Publish cutting edge research for our authors and readers across the world
- Influence and connect with the wider professional sector.
The British Society for the History of Radiology
The British Society for the History of Radiology is a multidisciplinary group devoted to the history of
radiology and the radiological sciences. The BSHR has an annual history session at UKRC and an exhibition stand with a display. In February we have our annual lecture. We have an active website at www.bshr.org.uk. Our journal The Invisible Light is published twice a year and we always welcome submissions. We are a member of the British Society for the History of Medicine. Do visit our stand for a chat, and learn about the history of radiology.
The Pelvic Radiation Disease Association (PRDA)
The PRDA works to ensure that pelvic radiation disease (PRD), a late effect of radiotherapy treatment affecting at least 8,500 new patients each year, is recognized as a distinct illness. We speak at national and regional conferences and meetings, representing and promoting the interests of patients. The charity is also represented on various national bodies set up to highlight the interests of patients suffering late effects of pelvic radiotherapy. We have successfully run a training course for helpline operators from a number of major cancer charities. We are currently developing a database of specialists and treatment centres who want to help patients with pelvic radiation disease.
The Pelvic Radiation Disease Association.
The Radiotherapy Board
The Radiotherapy Board provides guidance, oversight and support for the continuing development of high-quality radiotherapy services for cancer patients in the UK. Established in 2013 by The Royal College of Radiologists, the Society and College of Radiographers, and the Institute of Physics and Engineering in Medicine, it has representation from the four UK nations and from other organisations involved in radiotherapy services. The Board’s priorities are workforce (advising on requirements for a trained, skilled and flexible, multi-disciplinary radiotherapy workforce), guidance (to underpin high standards of radiotherapy services) and equipment (promoting the need for sufficient radiotherapy equipment to deliver high-quality services).
UK Biobank is a national and international health resource with unparalleled research opportunities, open to all bona fide health researchers. UK Biobank aims to improve the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of a wide range of serious and life-threatening illnesses – including cancer, heart diseases, stroke, diabetes, arthritis, osteoporosis, eye disorders, depression and forms of dementia. It is following the health and well-being of 500,000 volunteer participants and provides health information, which does not identify them, to approved researchers in the UK and overseas, from academia and industry.
ISAS is a patient-focused accreditation scheme that ensures patients consistently receive high quality services, delivered by competent staff working in safe environments. Supported by NHS England and recognised by the CQC, ISAS accreditation gives confidence to patients, commissioners and staff about safety, effectiveness and sustainability. Assessment for accreditation is against the ISAS Standard, a quality enhancing standard based on clinical and patient reported performance measures. The Royal College of Radiologists and the College of Radiographers have appointed UKAS, the national accreditation body, to undertake assessments for the ISAS scheme, which is available to public and private organisations across the UK.
Varian Medical Systems, Inc., of Palo Alto, California, focuses energy on saving lives by equipping the world with advanced technology for fighting cancer.
The company is the world’s leading manufacturer of medical devices and software for treating cancer and other medical conditions with radiotherapy, radiosurgery, proton therapy and brachytherapy. The company supplies informatics software for managing comprehensive cancer clinics, radiotherapy centers and medical oncology practices. Varian Medical Systems employs approximately 6,400 people at sites around the world. For more information, visit www.varian.com and follow @VarianMedSys on Twitter.
Vertec Scientific has been a trusted partner of radiotherapy professionals in the UK for over three decades with a range of premium systems, accessories and consumables. To meet the demands of the market, the Company offers Ashland Gafchromic film and FilmQA software, Klarity thermoplastics and immobilisation devices, Beampoint fiducial markers, Dose Point dosimetry, Aquilab automated QA for diagnosis and treatment, IRT Systems dose Integral Quality Monitor and C-RAD real time patient tracking systems as well as its own products, the universal water bath and radiation bleepers. Recent additions to the range are IMT phantoms and CDR patient positioning systems.
Vision RT develops market leading technology for Surface Guided Radiation Therapy (SGRT).
By tracking the patient’s 3D surface in real time, our technology enhances patient comfort and safety, and improves the efficiency of radiation therapy clinics. Widely used on all treatment sites, it particularly benefits left breast cancer treatment by avoiding cardiac damage, and aids comfort and speed during brain treatments.
Wellbeing Software helps deliver better patient care by providing healthcare organisations with simple, integrated technology for seamlessly accessing full patient records.
Through our specialist radiology and maternity information systems and an ability to connect all other healthcare software platforms, our proven solutions enable clinicians to overcome structural boundaries and obtain a complete view of the patient through easy access to their electronic health records.
Our widely-used solutions combine all information from across a range of specialities, locations and services to improve workflows for healthcare professionals, enabling them to work more easily and efficiently.
Wisepress Medical Bookshop
15 Lyon Road, Merton
London, SW19 2RL, UK
Contact: Ben Powell, Bookshop Manager
Phone: +44 20 8715 1812
Fax: +44 20 8715 1722
Wisepress.com, Europe’s leading conference bookseller, has a complete range of books and journals relevant to the themes of the meeting. Books can be purchased at the stand or, if you would rather not carry them, posted to you – Wisepress will deliver worldwide. In addition to attending 200 conferences per year, Wisepress has a comprehensive medical and scientific bookshop online with great offers.
Wolverson X-ray Ltd
Wolverson X-Ray Ltd was originally established in 1924 and is a leading independent supplier of innovative imaging equipment and associated healthcare products. Our ethos is based upon service excellence and the supply of technically advanced equipment throughout the field of radiography.
We are committed to providing quality and value to the NHS and private health care consortia, both through our service and that of our partners. We are proud to announce our latest advanced Visaris range of equipments that follows in our tradition to provide economical, robust, and technologically advanced digital imaging X-ray systems.
Xograph Healthcare extends a warm welcome to you at UKRCO 2018.
Xograph is the UK’s leading independent provider of diagnostic X-ray imaging systems now in its 50th year and with a product portfolio that includes:
- general radiographic
- radiographic and fluoroscopic
- and AED-type wireless direct digital imaging solutions
Visit UKRCO stands 85 – 87 today to see a selection from our product range and join us for a coffee in our 50th year of innovation in medical imaging. We look forward to seeing you!
For more information visit www.xograph.com or call 01453 820 320
For more than 20 years, the comprehensive range of Xstrahl’s superficial and orthovoltage X-ray therapy systems have reliably supported the X-ray therapy requirements of healthcare professionals and their patients in over 800 clinics around the world. Xstrahl have grown to be the leading designer and manufacturer of medical solutions that provide nonsurgical alternatives for patients with non-melanoma skin cancer, benign and palliative conditions.
Xstrahl’s pioneering X-ray research solutions include custom cabinet irradiators that are used for delivering precise radiation doses to in vivo and in vitro biological specimens, the industry–leading Small Animal Radiation research Platform (SARRP), and X–Ray calibration systems used for calibrating laboratory X-ray research systems.