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Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Medical Physics and Clinical Engineering

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Clinical Engineering

The Clinical Engineering Group ensures that medical devices are maintained in a safe and reliable condition and are suitable for the purpose for which they are used. We provide a medical equipment management service to the Oxford University Hospitals and also:

  • community healthcare and mental health trusts in Oxfordshire and Northamptonshire
  • ambulance trusts
  • Social Services in Oxfordshire.

All group activities are performed within a Quality Management System accredited to ISO9001:2000 standard.


  • Justification of need.
  • Selection of equipment appropriate to that need.
  • Procurement of medical equipment, spares and external services.
  • Acceptance testing and commissioning. Inventory and budgetary management.
  • Servicing and repair.
  • Disposal.
  • Equipment library service

Find us and contact us

  • Mr Richard Osman
    Head of Clinical Engineering
    Department of Medical Physics and Clinical Engineering
    John Radcliffe Hospital
    Headley Way
    Oxford OX3 9DU
  • Email:
  • Tel: 01865 220424