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Regulatory Information for Users of Fluoroscopy Equipment

California Fluoroscopy and Operator Permit

California Regulation 17 CCR 30403 requires that all licentiates of the healing arts obtain four of the ten CE credit hours required in radiation safety for the clinical use of fluoroscopy in the two years immediately preceeding the expiration date of their California Fluoroscopy Supervisor and Operator Permit.

Regulation 17 can be found at:
http://www.cdph.ca.gov/certlic/radquip/pages/RHB-CEC-Renewal.aspx

Advanced Health Education Center designates this educational activity eight hours AMA PRA Category 1™ credits. Physicians should claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. This eight hour course is designed to be completed at your own convenience.

Oregon Fluoroscopy Training for Non-radiologist Practitioners

Our Radiation Safety Awareness Training course meets the requirements of OAR 333-106-0045(16)(b) for Non-Radiologist practitioners in the State of Oregon for proper training in the operation and use of fluoroscopic X-ray equipment. This eight hour course is designed to be completed at your own convenience.

OAR Regulation 333-106-0045(16)(b) can be found at:
http://arcweb.sos.state.or.us/pages/rules/oars_300/oar_333/333_106.html

Advanced Health Education Center designates this educational activity eight hours AMA PRA Category 1™ credits. Physicians should claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Texas Fluoroscopy Training for Non-radiologist Practitioners

Our Radiation Safety Awareness Training course is designed to make it easy for you to meet the Texas Fluoroscopy rules of TAC 289.277 at your own convenience. The course is composed of eight hours of comprehensive training specific to the new requirements for individuals operating fluoroscopic equipment.

Texas Fluoroscopic rules of 25 TAC 289.277 can be found at:
http://www.dshs.state.tx.us/radiation/rules.shtm

Advanced Health Education Center designates this educational activity eight hours AMA PRA Category 1™ credits. Physicians should claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Colorado Rules and Regulations Pertaining to Radiation Control for Fluoroscopy

Our Radiation Safety Awareness Training course is designed to make it easy for you to meet all the required Colorado Fluoroscopy rules on living humans, Part 2, 2.6.1.5 at your own convenience. The course is composed of eight hours of comprehensive training specific to the new requirements for individuals operating fluoroscopic equipment. All of the following required topics are thoroughly covered:
  • Fundamental principles of radiation protection.
  • Biological effects of ionizing radiation.
  • Safe operation of fluoroscopy equipment for each mode of operation to be used.
  • Dose reduction techniques for fluoroscopy.
  • Applicable radiation regulations.
Advanced Health Education Center designates this educational activity eight hours AMA PRA Category 1™ credits. Physicians should claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Colorado Training Requirements can be found at: http://www.colorado.gov/

Alaska Fluoroscopy and Operator Permit

Our eight hour course and two hour supplement meet the Alaska requirements for "All operators of medical fluoroscopic equipment shall receive a minimum of ten hours instruction in the safe operation of the fluoroscope" as defined in 7 AAC 18.420(c). This is in addition to the basic requirement for an individual to receive the basic operator training specified in 7 AAC 18.420(a) and (b).

Alaska's regulations can be found at: http://www.radhealth.com/

Advanced Health Education Center designates this educational activity eight hours AMA PRA Category 1™ credits. Physicians should claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. This eight hour course is designed to be completed at your own convenience.