HOME    SEARCH    ABOUT US    CONTACT US    HELP   
           
Rule: 37.106.1122 Prev     Up     Next    
Rule Title: MEDICAL ASSISTANCE FACILITIES: RADIOLOGIC SERVICES
Add to My Favorites
Add to Favorites
Department: PUBLIC HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES, DEPARTMENT OF
Chapter: HEALTH CARE FACILITIES
Subchapter: Minimum Standards for Medical Assistance Facilities
 
Latest version of the adopted rule presented in Administrative Rules of Montana (ARM):

Printer Friendly Version

37.106.1122    MEDICAL ASSISTANCE FACILITIES: RADIOLOGIC SERVICES

(1) If a medical assistance facility maintains, or has available, diagnostic radiologic services, they must meet the following standards:

(a) The radiologic services must be free from radiation hazards for patients and personnel.

(b) Periodic inspection of equipment must be made and hazards identified must be promptly corrected.

(c) Radiation workers must be checked periodically by the use of exposure meters or badge tests, to determine the amount of radiation to which they are routinely exposed.

(d) A qualified full-time, part-time, or consulting radiologist must be utilized to interpret those radiographic tests that are determined by the medical staff to require a radiologist's specialized knowledge.

(e) Only personnel designated as qualified by the medical staff, and meeting requirements of state law, may use the radiographic equipment and administer procedures.

(f) The radiologist or other practitioner who provides radiology services must sign each report containing his/her interpretations.

(g) The facility must maintain any radiographic studies and their interpretations for at least five years.

History: Sec. 50-5-103, MCA; IMP, Sec. 50-5-101, 50-5-103 and 50-5-204, MCA; NEW, 1989 MAR p. 663, Eff. 4/28/89; TRANS, from DHES, 2002 MAR p. 185.


 

 
MAR Notices Effective From Effective To History Notes
4/28/1989 Current History: Sec. 50-5-103, MCA; IMP, Sec. 50-5-101, 50-5-103 and 50-5-204, MCA; NEW, 1989 MAR p. 663, Eff. 4/28/89; TRANS, from DHES, 2002 MAR p. 185.
Home  |   Search  |   About Us  |   Contact Us  |   Help  |   Disclaimer  |   Privacy & Security