Current through Vol. 22-05, April 1,
Where medically necessary, a health facility or agency shall provide, directly
or through contract, radiological and imaging services.
(2) These services must be offered on a
regular schedule based on the health facilitys or agencys hours of
(3) The staff
responsible shall be trained, qualified, and competent for the services being
offered. The health facility or agency shall maintain documentation
demonstrating the staffs training, qualifications, and competencies.
(4) A health facility or agency shall have
written policies and procedures for the maintenance of equipment related to
this service that consider applicable manufacturers guidelines.
(5) The health facility or agency shall
immediately document any adverse testing or machine error that may cause an
adverse patient reaction. Investigation and corrective action must be initiated
promptly. Any investigation and corrective action taken in response to an
adverse patient reaction must be reported to the appropriate licensed health
care professional and recorded in the patients record.