8 – Culture
Strengthen radiation safety culture in healthcare
◦Establish patient safety as a strategic priority.
◦Closer co-operation between regulatory authorities and professional societies.
◦Closer co-operation between different specialties using radiations.
◦Learn about best practices from other areas such as the nuclear industry.
◦Integrate radiation protection in health technology assessment.
◦Recognize role of medical physics as an independent profession in healthcare.
◦Enhance information exchange.