Services

Premises Shielding Design and Compliance to Australian Radiation Safety Standard

All medical diagnostic imaging facilities require an approved shielding design and certificate of compliance legislated by the relevent state safety act.

Sieverts Radiation Consultancy is accredited to perform shielding design and issue certificate of compliance for the various types of imaging modalities.

 

Issuing Premises Certificate of Compliance for:

  • General X-ray Room
  • Mammography
  • Chiropractor Practice
  • Nuclear Medicine
  • Dental Surgeries
  • Veterinary Practice
  • Computed Tomography (CT)
  • Laser Practice

 

Performance Testing and issue Certificate of Compliance for:

  • Intra Oral Dental Apparatus
  • OPG Dental Apparatus
  • Veterinary X-ray Apparatus
  • Chiropractor X-ray Apparatus
  • Laser Apparatus
  • Computered Tomography Apparatus
  • Mammography Apparatus
  • Industrial Cabinet Apparatus
  • Direct General Radiography Apparatus
  • Fluoroscopy Apparatus

 

Staff Training

Did you know that it is a requirement under your approved Radiation Safety and Protection Plan to provide professional radiation safety training to all staff? Are your staffs equipped with the proper understanding of radiation protection in a radiation practice? How do you ensure that your lead apron is providing adequate protection to your patient? What about those ‘interesting’ questions from patients (even staff) regarding radiation and how do you response adequately?

 

 

Ongoing Training Requirements

Sieverts Radiation Consultancy is able to provide professional radiation safety and protection training for your radiation practice. In just under an hour session with questions and answers forum, you will learn:

  • Types of radiation around us
  • Biological impact and effects of radiation
  • Typical staff and patient dose
  • Management of Pregnant Staff
  • Practical Radiation Protection
  • Dealing with patient questions on the spot
  • Standards, legislation and dose limits that applies to you