Radiation Safety
 
Description:
 
In hopspital, research labs, and in clinics there is a risk of exposure to radiation either from machines or radioactive chemicals. Radiation exposure also occurs natually. Information about the sources and types of radiation, how to prevent radiation exposure, and how to monitor radiation exposure are included in the module.
 
Obectives:
 
  • Identify Sources of Radiation
  • Identify Types of Radiation
  • How to Monitor for Radiation Exposure
  • How to Prevent Radiation Exposure
  • How to Handle Radiation Exposure
  • Regulations and Guidelines of Radioactive Areas/Materials
 
Target:
 
physicians, physician assistants, nurse practicioners, nurses, radiation technoligists