Information and public services for the Island of Guernsey

Today

News

Channel Islands Christmas Lottery First Prize Update
Wednesday 13 December 2017

The guaranteed first prize in this year's Channel Islands Christmas Lottery has now risen to £950,000.

Read more
Community Hubs crucial part of HSC's transformation plans
Tuesday 12 December 2017

Supporting the delivery of effective community care is one of the key aims underpinning the proposed transformation of health and care services, the President of the Committee for Health and Social Care has said.

Read more
Guernsey Armed Forces Covenant to be signed
Monday 11 December 2017

At 2.30pm tomorrow, Tuesday 12th December, the Guernsey Armed Forces Covenant will be signed by the Lt-Governor, the Bailiff and the President, Policy & Resources Committee on behalf of the people of Guernsey.

Read more All News
Coming soon – a map of events, hazards and other useful information
weather iconFair periods and scattered squally rain or hail showers, perhaps prolonged and heavy at times.
High-°CLow4°C
5 day forecastTide timetables
weather iconFair periods and scattered squally rain or hail showers, perhaps prolonged and heavy at times.
High-°CLow4°C
5 day forecastTide timetables


Arrival


VesselFromTimeArrived
Commodore Clipper  CANCELLED21:35  


Departure


VesselToTimeDeparted
Commodore Clipper  CANCELLED22:55  
All arrivals and departures Shipping forecast


Arrival


AirlineTimeDateFromFlightStatus
Aurigny20:502017-12-13ManchesterGR679Expected 2055


Departure


AirlineTimeDateToFlightStatus
Mail/Newspapers19:402017-12-13MailNPT22B
All arrivals and departures
Sign In

Radiology roles

Share this page

Who works in the Radiology Department?

The radiology team consists of consultant radiologists, radiographers, sonographers, radiology nurses, radiology department assistants, clerical staff and porters.

  • Radiologist

    • A radiologist is a doctor who is specially trained to interpret diagnostic images. Radiologists also perform interventional procedures, such as an angiograms and biopsies. Ultrasound scans may also be performed by a radiologist. All radiologists must be registered with the General Medical Council, have a licence to practice and be on the GMC specialist register. They must also be members of the Royal College of Radiologists.
    • Radiologists provide written results of the examinations. These results then get sent to the referring doctor.
  • Radiographers

    • A radiographer is a person who has been trained to undertake the various imaging procedures. Radiographers can specialise in various areas within the department. A sonographer is a radiographer who has trained to perform ultrasound.
    • Radiographers complete, as a minimum, a 3 year degree course in diagnostic imaging. All radiographers must be registered with the Health Care Professions Council before they are allowed to work in the UK or Guernsey.
  • Radiology nurse

    • The role of our radiology nurses is to help the team during various procedures and to care for patients that need nursing care.
    • Nurses complete, as a minimum, a 3 year degree course. All nurses must be registered with the Nursing and Midwifery Council before they are allowed to work in the UK or Guernsey.
  • Radiology department assistant

    • The role of the Radiography department assistant is to support radiologists, radiographers and nurses, and to help patients. They may get patients ready for examinations, for example getting them changed into a gown, giving them a drink before a CT scan or helping them to complete a questionnaire before a MRI scan.
  • Administration and clerical team

    • A member of the administration and clerical team will greet you when you arrive at one of our reception areas. They will check that we have all your details and that they are correct.  The team also books appointments, answer queries, type reports and provide a clerical support service.
  • Porters

    • Porters assist in moving patients and equipment to the desired areas within the department.

Share this page

Useful Pages

Add To Home

To add this page to the homescreen of your phone, go to the menu button and "Add to homescreen".


The menu button may look like
Three Dots or Box with an Arrow *some browsers' menu buttons may vary.