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15 Mar 2017 7 Day Service Self Assessment Tool, March 2017 Survey launched

01 Jan 2017 Happy new year from NATCANSAT, wishing you all the best for 2017

06 Dec 2016 NATCANSAT exhibiting at the Ecosystem 10 Conference - Acute sector innovation

02 Dec 2016 Trusts can now view their analysed data from the 7DSAT September 2016 Survey

25 Oct 2016 97% of trusts return data for 7 Day Service Self Assessment Tool, September 2016 Survey

13 Sep 2016 NATCANSAT Attending ISD Network North West Connect Conference 2016, Herons' Reach Hotel, Blackpool

07 Sep 2016 7 Day Service Self Assessment Tool, September 2016 Survey launched

29 Jul 2016 7 Day Service Self Assessment Tool, September 2016 Survey design preview launched

07 Jul 2016 NATCANSAT attending iLINKS Innovations Conference in Aintree, Liverpool

15 Jun 2016 NATCANSAT abstracts from UKRO 2016 are now available for download

06 Jun 2016 NATCANSAT attending and presenting posters at UKRO 2016

31 May 2016 Percentage of IMRT Episode by Provider report updated on RTDS Microsite

13 Apr 2016 Percentage of IMRT Episode by Provider report updated on RTDS Microsite

31 Mar 2016 7 Day Services Self-Assessment Tool: March 2016 survey is now online

21 Mar 2016 7 Day Services Self-Assessment Tool: Questions and answers for the March 2016 survey are now available

10 Mar 2016 Percentage of IMRT Episode by Provider report updated on RTDS Microsite

15 Feb 2016 Article published using NATCANSAT HES analysis - Adrenal surgery in England: better outcomes in high-volume practices

12 Feb 2016 Primary Breast and Bone Mets QIPP report updated on RTDS Microsite for England providers

12 Feb 2016 Percentage of IMRT Episode by Provider report updated on RTDS Microsite

12 Feb 2016 Quarter 3 2015/16 data released on Quality Measures Dashboard. Please input & approve your records by Friday 26th February

12 Feb 2016 NATCANSAT pleased to announce several abstracts have been successfully approved for presentation at UKRO 2016

04 Feb 2016 The National Radiotherapy Conference 5th February - supported by NHS Supply Chain

01 Feb 2016 New dates released for QM RTDS Dashboard

13 Jan 2016 Primary Breast and Bone Mets QIPP report updated on RTDS Microsite for England providers

13 Jan 2016 Percentage of IMRT Episode by Provider report updated on RTDS Microsite

08 Jan 2016 Coming soon: International Contact Radiotherapy Network website

31 Dec 2015 RTDS submission rate for November 2015 is 98%

09 Dec 2015 Updated Percentage of IMRT Episode by Provider report now available on the RTDS Microsite

04 Dec 2015 Increased usage of Enhanced Recovery tool

19 Nov 2015 Quarter 2 2015/16 data released on Quality Measures Dashboard. Please input & approve your records by Fri 4th December

19 Nov 2015 Primary breast and bone mets QIPP report updated on RTDS microsite for England providers

16 Nov 2015 Updated Percentage of IMRT Episode by Provider report now available on the RTDS Microsite

06 Nov 2015 Patterns of IMRT Delivery in England added to radiotherapy publications

06 Nov 2015 NATCANSAT attending the Enhanced Recovery After Surgery (ERAS) Conference in Edinburgh

03 Nov 2015 NATCANSAT displays IMRT Poster at NCRI Conference

13 Oct 2015 Updated Percentage of IMRT Episodes by Provider report now available on RTDS Microsite

13 Oct 2015 Primary breast and bone mets QIPP report updated on RTDS microsite for England providers

18 Sep 2015 Primary Breast and Bone Mets QIPP data updated on RTDS microsite for England RT providers

15 Sep 2015 NATCANSAT attending ISD Network Connect Conference in Blackpool

27 Aug 2015 7 Day Services Self-Assessment Tool, Clinical Standards Dashboard has been updated. Please complete your baseline submission by Friday 4th September.

14 Aug 2015 Quarter 1 2015/16 data released on Quality Measures Dashboard. Please input & approve your records by Fri 28th August.

11 Aug 2015 Updated Percentage of IMRT Episodes by Provider report now available on RTDS Microsite

07 Aug 2015 7 Day Services Self-Assessment Tool has been updated (prioritised standards 2, 5, 6 & 8)

04 Aug 2015 NATCANSAT contributes to the Radiotherapy Board publication "Intensity Modulated Radiotherapy (IMRT) in the UK: Current access and predications of future access rates". Available to download in radiotherapy publications.

16 Jul 2015 NATCANSAT and NHSIQ nominated for NW ISD Innovation Award

14 Jul 2015 MOSAIQ Toolkit v3.2.4 released to providers

13 Jul 2015 Updated Percentage of IMRT Episodes by Provider report now available on RTDS Microsite

15 Jun 2015 Updated Percentage of IMRT Episodes by Provider report now available on RTDS Microsite

08 Jun 2015 UKRO 2015 posters added to radiotherapy publications

08 Jun 2015 NATCANSAT attending UKRO 2015

01 Jun 2015 Clinical Standards Dashboard in 7 Day Services Self-Assessment Tool updated with new visual data indicators

27 May 2015 NHS IQ Interventional Radiology Survey results published with NATCANSAT maps

22 May 2015 Mosaiq Toolkit v3.2.3 released to providers

22 May 2015 Clinical Standards Dashboard in 7 Day Services Self-Assessment Tool has been updated (Standards 1 & 6)

20 May 2015 Clinical Standards Dashboard in 7 Day Services Self-Assessment Tool has been updated (Standard 7)

14 May 2015 Quarter 4 2014/15 data released on Quality Measures Dashboard

14 May 2015 Updated Percentage of IMRT Episodes by Provider report now available on RTDS Microsite

14 May 2015 NATCANSAT attending MOSAIQ Elekta users group meeting today in Coventry

13 May 2015 Clinical Standards Dashboard in 7 Day Services Self-Assessment Tool has been updated (Standards 4 & 10)

11 May 2015 Clinical Standards Dashboard in 7 Day Services Self-Assessment Tool has been updated (Standards 3 & 9)

01 May 2015 Aria Toolkit v3.2.2 released to providers

01 May 2015 Mosaiq Toolkit v3.2.2 released to providers

27 Apr 2015 Quality Measures Dashboard: Dates released for Q4 14/15

24 Apr 2015 NATCANSAT attending ESTRO Conference 2015, Barcelona

22 Apr 2015 New Clinical Standards Dashboard launched in 7 Day Services Self-Assessment Tool

10 Apr 2015 Updated: Percentage of IMRT Episodes by Provider report on RTDS Microsite

30 Mar 2015 Thanks to all RTDS providers, 100% submitted data for RTDS this month again

17 Mar 2015 Head of NATCANSAT Chris Ball attending important cancer taskforce meeting today to discuss radiotherapy and RTDS

13 Mar 2015 Primary breast and bone mets QIPP report updated on RTDS microsite for England providers

04 Mar 2015 Cancer Taskforce: submission by The Royal College of Radiologists

04 Mar 2015 Updated Percentage of IMRT Episodes by Provider report now available on RTDS Microsite

03 Mar 2015 New welcome/navigation page launched for the NHSIQ 7 Day Services Self-Assessment Tool

24 Feb 2015 RTDS providers have until Friday 27th feb to enter and approve the Quality Measures Q3 14/15 data

19 Feb 2015 Primary Breast and Bone Mets QIPP RTDS reports updated on RTDS microsite

15 Feb 2015 Quarter 3 14/15 data released on Quality Measures Dashboard. Please input and approve your data by Friday 27th Feb

12 Feb 2015 Updated Percentage of IMRT Episodes by Provider report now available on RTDS Microsite

22 Jan 2015 NATCANSAT will attend HFMA/BCS ASSIST North West Annual Conference on 30th January 2015

14 Jan 2015 Updated Percentage of IMRT Episodes by Provider report now available on RTDS Microsite

07 Jan 2015 7 Day SAT users please participate in NHSIQ survey to inform future development of 7 Day SAT outputs

01 Jan 2015 Happy new year from NATCANSAT, wishing you all the best for 2015

17 Dec 2014 Primary Breast and Bone Mets QIPP data updated on RTDS microsite for England RT providers

16 Dec 2014 Quarter 3 14/15 Radiotherapy Quality Measures dates released. Data released 13/2/15, approval needed by 27/2/15

12 Dec 2014 Updated Percentage of IMRT Episodes by Provider report now available on RTDS Microsite

11 Dec 2014 NATCANSAT attending NW Coast Academic Health Science Network "innovation celebration event" today

08 Dec 2014 Welcome back to Chris Ball, Head of NATCANSAT

25 Nov 2014 Updated team page, includes NATCANSAT Director Peter Kirkbride and Health Informatics Cadet Jake Bolger

24 Nov 2014 FAQs now available for the 7 Day Services SAT

20 Nov 2014 Updated RTDS breast and bone mets QIPP data available to England RT providers

19 Nov 2014 RTDS Microsite report updated: Percentage of IMRT Episodes by Provider

18 Nov 2014 NATCANSAT meet with Manchester CCGs to discuss GIS, HES, RTDS and dashboards

12 Nov 2014 NATCANSAT receive mentorship course from Skills for Health Academy NW

05 Nov 2014 Mosaiq Toolkit v3.1.4 released to providers

04 Nov 2014 Aria Toolkit v3.2.1 released to providers

29 Oct 2014 NATCANSAT offices will be closed for the afternoon (from 12 noon) on Monday 3rd November in order to attend the funeral of Consultant Oncologist Dr John Littler, a much loved friend of NATCANSAT

20 Oct 2014 NATCANSAT welcome new Health Informatics Cadet, joining the team today

17 Oct 2014 NATCANSAT meet with North West Coast Academic Health Science Network

10 Oct 2014 RTDS Microsite report updated: Percentage of IMRT Episodes by Provider

09 Oct 2014 New RTDS Submissions Calendar added for 2014-2016

06 Oct 2014 CAG approval for RTDS renewed for a further year

03 Oct 2014 NATCANSAT attending and running a workshop at the National Radiotherapy Conference

02 Oct 2014 Urgent Information released concerning collection of the Radiotherapy Data Set (RTDS)

30 Sep 2014 NHSIQ launch survey asking for feedback from users of 7 Day Services Self-Assessment Tool

16 Sep 2014 NATCANSAT attending ISD Network Connect Conference in Blackpool

13 Sep 2014 RTDS Microsite report updated: Percentage of IMRT Episodes by Provider

09 Sep 2014 Exciting meeting today with Skills for Health about NATCANSAT hosting a Informatics Cadet

08 Sep 2014 Revised VARIAN RTDS Guidance Notes released

05 Sep 2014 New QIPP reports published on RTDS Microsite, for England Radiotherapy Providers

04 Sep 2014 Radiotherapy Clinical Reference Group (CRG) Meeting held today

29 Aug 2014 Final date to approve your RTDS Quality Measures data

18 Aug 2014 ELEKTA Mosaiq RTDS toolkit v3.1.4 released

15 Aug 2014 Quarter 1 2014/15 Quality Measures data released to RTDS Providers

14 Aug 2014 RTDS Microsite report updated: Percentage of IMRT Episodes by Provider

07 Aug 2014 ELEKTA Mosaiq RTDS toolkit v3.1.3 released

01 Aug 2014 Publication added: Case study - Improvements for Breast Cancer Surgery Patients

23 Jul 2014 NATCANSAT visit Singleton Hospital, Swansea to set up RTDS toolkits to extract RT data for submission to RTDS (UK)

22 Jul 2014 NATCANSAT attend NHSIQ 7 day services event in London

22 Jul 2014 NATCANSAT visit Velindre Hospital, Cardiff to set up RTDS toolkits to extract RT data for submission to RTDS (UK)

17 Jul 2014 NATCANSAT attend Radiotherapy Clinical Information Group (RCIG)

09 Jul 2014 RTDS Microsite report updated: Percentage of IMRT Episodes by Provider

08 Jul 2014 NATCANSAT meet with Care Quality Commission, NHS England and NHSIQ to discuss 7 Day Services Self Assesment Tool

03 Jul 2014 NATCANSAT meet with NHS England to discuss monthly RTDS QIPP reporting. Available to RTDS users soon.

30 Jun 2014 NATCANSAT encouraging Health Informatics Cadet applications

23 Jun 2014 RTDS Microsite file added: RAG Measures for UK RT Equipment Survey, available from "Downloads" page

19 Jun 2014 NATCANSAT presenting RTDS at Varian User Group (VUG) Meeting in Dublin

19 Jun 2014 RTDS Microsite Report updated: Percentage of IMRT Episodes by Provider

17 Jun 2014 NATCANSAT presenting today at 7 Day Services meeting with NHSIQ and NHS England

02 Jun 2014 NATCANSAT exhibiting at the ISD Network NHS CONNECT 2014 conference in Blackpool, 16th & 17th Sept

30 May 2014 NATCANSAT presenting RTDS at Scotland Radiotherapy Programme Board today in Dundee

20 May 2014 RTDS Microsite report updated: Percentage of IMRT Episodes by Provider

16 May 2014 Data export now available for 7 Day Services Self-Assessment Tool

15 May 2014 NATCANSAT attending MOSAIQ Elekta users group meeting today in Birmingham to discuss RTDS

14 May 2014 RT Equipment Survey presented at IAEA Vienna meeting

13 May 2014 RTDS Quality Measures Dashboard: Quarter 4 data has been released early

12 May 2014 ELEKTA Mosaiq RTDS toolkit v3.1.1 released

09 May 2014 7 Day Services Self-Assessment Tool Available

08 May 2014 ARIA RTDS toolkit v3.1.0 released

30 Apr 2014 Chris Ball to present RTDS at Varian Users Group (VUG) Meeting on 19th/20th June in Dublin

29 Apr 2014 NATCANSAT discussing enhanced recovery dashboard at ERP Meeting

28 Apr 2014 NATCANSAT attend RT CRG Clinical Reference Group

17 Apr 2014 NATCANSAT attend Radiotherapy Clinical Information Group

09 Apr 2014 New Dates released for QM RTDS Dashboard

08 Apr 2014 RTDS Microsite report updated: Percentage of IMRT Episodes by Provider

08 Apr 2014 NATCANSAT visiting North Wales RT Centre today to discuss RTDS

21 Mar 2014 ROCR renews the RTDS licence

19 Mar 2014 Positive feedback from QM DashBoard users

17 Mar 2014 NATCANSAT presents @ UK RT Manager's meeting, Preston

16 Mar 2014 Charlotte Beardmore appointed Director of Professional Policy, SCoR

15 Mar 2014 RTDS Microsite report updated: Percentage of IMRT Episodes by Provider

08 Mar 2014 Launched: 7 Day Services Self Assesment Tool

28 Feb 2014 NATCANSAT attends HFMA / ASSIST conference

19 Feb 2014 NATCANSAT meet with NHS England to discuss RTDS

13 Feb 2014 Quarter 3 2013/14 Quality Measures data released to RTDS Providers

12 Feb 2014 NATCANSAT clinical fellow attending UKIACR meeting

03 Feb 2014 RTDS Quality Measures Dashboard Launched

22 Jan 2014 NATCANSAT receive 2013/14 Month 8 HES Data

20 Jan 2014 Updated table listing document for MOSAIQ 2.5 users

20 Jan 2014 NATCANSAT prepares for HFMA / ASSIST conference in Blackpool

17 Jan 2014 RTDS Microsite report updated: Percentage of IMRT Episodes by Provider

16 Jan 2014 Enhanced Recovery toolkit analysis released to NHS IQ

16 Jan 2014 NATCANSAT attend Radiotherapy Clinical Information Group

14 Jan 2014 RTDS visit to Coventry

09 Jan 2014 Operational Meeting for RTDS

03 Jan 2014 RTDS Management Conference call

03 Jan 2014 RTDS version 4 has been approved by the Information Standards Board

29 Dec 2013 RTDS Newsletter released

27 Dec 2013 Helpdesk reopens

24 Dec 2013 Helpdesk closes at 4pm

20 Dec 2013 NATCANSAT receive 2013/14 Month 7 HES Data

13 Dec 2013 Scottish Aria Users meeting in Glasgow

13 Dec 2013 ARIA RTDS toolkit v3.0.4 released

02 Dec 2013 New NATCANSAT web server for RTDS comes online today

28 Nov 2013 Chris Ball attends Radiotherapy Board meeting

21 Nov 2013 New Guidance notes to capture Aria 11 SXR & Brachytherapy for RTDS available

20 Nov 2013 NATCANSAT attends UKIACR Analysis Group meeting

20 Nov 2013 NATCANSAT receive 2013/14 Month 6 HES Data

13 Nov 2013 RTDS Microsite report updated: Percentage of IMRT Episodes by Provider

13 Nov 2013 UKRO 2013 Poster Handbook (including NATCANSAT abstracts) available on www.ukro.org.uk/abstracts

08 Nov 2013 NATCANSAT to attend NHS 7 Day Services event on 16/11/2013

07 Nov 2013 NATCANSAT attend Radiotherapy Clinical Information Group (RCIG)

01 Nov 2013 NATCANSAT met with NHSIQ to discuss draft findings of Equipment Survey

24 Oct 2013 Chris Ball appointed as Head of NATCANSAT

22 Oct 2013 NATCANSAT receive 2013/14 Month 5 HES Data

21 Oct 2013 NATCANSAT present 4 posters at UKRO 2013

16 Oct 2013 RTDS Autumn Newsletter now available

16 Oct 2013 RTDS microsite report updated: Percentage of IMRT Episodes by Provider

11 Oct 2013 ARIA RTDS toolkit v3.0.2 released

07 Oct 2013 NATCANSAT attend radiotherapy managers meeting

01 Oct 2013 NATCANSAT receive 2013/14 Month 4 HES Data

25 Sep 2013 Launched: UK RT Equipment Survey as at 30th Sept 2013

24 Sep 2013 Publication added: RTDS - A British Success Story

22 Sep 2013 NATCANSAT present abstract at ASTRO 2013

17 Sep 2013 NATCANSAT has a poster at ASTRO 2013, Atlanta

16 Sep 2013 2013 UK Radiotherapy Equipment Survey underway

13 Sep 2013 NATCANSAT Attend RT Board meeting

09 Sep 2013 Updated %IMRT Report available to providers

04 Sep 2013 NATCANSAT attend UKIACR Analyst SubGroup Meeting

03 Sep 2013 NATCANSAT receive 2013/14 Month 3 HES Data

29 Aug 2013 NATCANSAT have 4 Posters accepted for UKRO Conference

28 Aug 2013 Recommended RTDS & other NATCANSAT data sources to be integrated into the Quality Dash Board

27 Aug 2013 NATCANSAT present to Cancer & Blood Programme of Care Board

26 Aug 2013 NATCANSAT is recognised as a rich source of data in CRUK publication

23 Aug 2013 CRUK published article: "Will the NHS reforms give us a world class radiotherapy service?"

23 Aug 2013 New log in for RTDS Microsite to launch in September

22 Aug 2013 Specialised Commissioning & RT CRG meet at CCC

21 Aug 2013 NATCANSAT welcomes Tim Cooper with honorary contract

21 Aug 2013 Radiotherapy Clinical Reference Group held at CCC

14 Aug 2013 Updated %IMRT Report available to Providers

13 Aug 2013 Varian release new extraction files for Aria 11 users

06 Aug 2013 NATCANSAT receive 2013/14 Month 2 HES Data

30 Jul 2013 New % IMRT report available to providers

25 Jul 2013 NATCANSAT present to Liverpool CCG Cancer Team

25 Jul 2013 Visit from NHS IQ Director

24 Jul 2013 NATCANSAT renew their monthly HES data extractions

22 Jul 2013 RTDS cancer registry extract released

19 Jul 2013 Radiotherapy Provider Populations added

19 Jul 2013 New poster printing service implemented

18 Jul 2013 NHS IQ analysts at NATCANSAT

18 Jul 2013 Guy's & St Thomas' install new RTDS toolkit

12 Jul 2013 RTDS Submission Calendar added

05 Jul 2013 RIF report published

05 Jul 2013 Survey launched: Aria and the RTDS

05 Jul 2013 2014 dates for RTDS submissions released

04 Jul 2013 ISB to consider extra RTDS on 24th July

02 Jul 2013 IT visit to Nottingham

02 Jul 2013 IMRT report uploaded to RTDS Microsite

01 Jul 2013 Submission rate drops to 92%

27 Jun 2013 Guy's & St Thomas' NHS FT agree on Toolkit

20 Jun 2013 Radiotherapy Clinical Information Group meeting

14 Jun 2013 NATCANSAT meets with NHS England

14 Jun 2013 NATCANSAT receive latest HES IP/DC/OP/A&E Data (Data Period: March 2013)

11 Jun 2013 NATCANSAT release Cancer GIS Analysis to Macmillan

11 Jun 2013 RT Analysis released to RPORT

11 Jun 2013 Radiotherapy & HES Analysis released to Cancer Commissioning Toolkit

10 Jun 2013 % IMRT Report for April 2013 data released to NHS England

07 Jun 2013 RTDS submission rate remains high at 94%

23 May 2013 NATCANSAT Attend UKACR Analysis Group

16 May 2013 NATCANSAT visit Liverpool CCG

15 May 2013 New NATCANSAT website launched

14 May 2013 Clinical Oncology journal publishes "Evidence from the National Radiotherapy Dataset"

13 May 2013 Scotland commit to RTDS

13 May 2013 NATCANSAT trial new HES Online Data Interrogation Service for HSCIC

10 May 2013 Sean Duffy, NCD for Cancer visited NATCANSAT

08 May 2013 RTDS abstract accepted for ASTRO

07 May 2013 Aria II Toolkit released

02 May 2013 New NHS Geography Maps Released (CCGs, Senates etc)

01 May 2013 ISB Application for RTDS postponed until June

16 Apr 2013 RTDS presented at IPEM