Section 89.4 - Educational Program Standards

Section 89.4 Educational Program Standards.
(a) In addition to meeting all applicable provisions of this Part, a sponsoring institution with an educational program registered with the department shall:

(1) ensure that the educational program curriculum includes current didactic and clinical standards set by the American Society of Radiologic Technologists, the Society of Nuclear Medicine or other accrediting organization approved by the department;

(2) ensure that clinical training will occur at hospitals accredited by the Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations or other accrediting organizations approved by the department or at other clinical facilities approved by the department;

(3) conform to all provisions relating to radiation safety standards as prescribed in applicable regulations;

(4) submit or make available to the department such information or records as the department requests and shall permit the department to perform site inspections.

(b) The sponsoring institution shall ensure, as applicable, that, while engaging in clinical practice:

(1) all radiography students are under the supervision of diagnostic radiologists;

(2) all radiation therapy students are under the supervision of a radiation oncologist; and,

(3) all nuclear medicine technology students are under the supervision of an authorized user.

Effective Date: 
Wednesday, February 25, 2009
Doc Status: 
Complete