National Contract 1 (NC1) for PET-CT

In January 2015 a collaborative network led by Alliance Medical was selected by NHS England to provide PET-CT Scanning Service across 30 locations in England to optimize equality in patient access and improve patent outcomes.

To improve current infrastructure and as part of the NC1 collaborative network 'The Christie NHS Foundation Trust was selected to:

  • Develop and deliver first class training for all PET-CT NC1 Professionals
  • Create Research Networks
  • Increase the number of clinical trials 

The NC1 contract seeks to improve the patient journey when receiving a PET-CT scan to ensure the highest quality of care. The PET-CT Academy supports this through providing training and education for Alliance Medical staff. 

Last updated: October 2019