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.