CMS Radiology and Nuclear Medicine CoPs
The CMS hospital Conditions of Participation (CoPs) on radiology and nuclear medicine have been rewritten, effective July 10, 2015. Every hospital that accepts Medicare or Medicaid must be in compliance with these regulations and interpretive guidelines. This session will discuss the risks of ionizing radiation, increased patient exposure and safety precautions to decrease raditation exposure, including staff training, care of high risk patients, appropriate shielding and equipment review and calibration. It will also review the FDA initiative to reduce unnecessary radiation exposure, diagnostic and therapeutic radiology and standards, standards of care and the order of nuclear medicine tests. Additionally, the session will cover the CMS MRI requirements. To register online, you will need to log-in first (to obtain log-in information, contact MHA at info@mnhospitals.org).
3/15/2018 - 3/15/2018
Web Conference
Program

 
Not specified
CD
Add a CD copy of the audio for the web conference to your registration. CDs will be mailed approximately 2-4 weeks following the web conference.

To register for this program please be sure to login. To request a login and password contact info@mnhospitals.org.