SA Medical Imaging vision, mission and values

Our vision

Leading medical imaging services through teaching and research for all South Australians.

Our mission

To provide quality, cost effective medical imaging services to patients and their clinicians.

Our values

SA Medical Imaging (SAMI) recognises that South Australians have the right to access the right service, delivered by appropriately trained and credentialled staff, in the right place, at the right time and we are committed to the principles of social justice, fairness, and equity in the delivery of services.  We value diversity and we work with staff, referrers and their patients to enable South Australians to receive high quality medical imaging services.

Our strategic plan

SA Medical Imaging Strategic Plan 2024 – 2029 (PDF 4721KB) reflects SAMI’s collaborative approach across our organisation, showcasing our commitment to innovation, quality patient care, and operational excellence.

It focuses on embracing the opportunities and challenges over the coming five years to ensure we fulfil our purpose in the state’s health system as a respectful, compassionate, and caring medical imaging service for patients, referrers, and Local Health Networks.

The strategic plan sets a clear direction for SAMI, guiding our decisions and reinforces our commitment to delivering exceptional care and achieving meaningful outcomes for our patients.

Our strategic objectives are:

  1. Workforce: A highly skilled workforce within a collaborative and inclusive culture.
  2. Service Experience: A respectful, compassionate and caring medical imaging service.
  3. Technology and Innovation: Excellent medical imaging services driven by advanced technology and best practices.
  4. Teaching, Training & Research: At the forefront of medical imaging training and research.

These four key focus areas will drive our efforts towards delivering excellent patient centred-care services.

Please see the SAMI Strategic Plan 2024 – 2029 (PDF 4721KB) to know more about our vision, our services in numbers and our strategic objectives.