Sustainable future for diagnostic radiology: working for alternative and/or multiple providers

Reference: 
BFCR(15)9
Date: 
2015
Date of next review: 
2019
Status: 
Current

As demand for radiology services in the UK increases, the market of providers is becoming more complex. Radiologists have the opportunity to work outside of the NHS, for multiple providers or in self-employment. 

This guidance document explores the opportunities available to radiologists and highlights the potential areas of risk, including conflict of interest, revalidation and clinical governance.