X-Ray safety training is required annually for all individuals who operate x-ray machines and/or are routinely exposed to x-rays during work. Two different training courses are available online in the Learning Exchange.
Clinical X-Ray Safety Training
Please also refer to Diagnostic Imaging X-Ray Safety, VUMC Policy SA 10-10.16.
- If you are present in the room with an x-ray machine while it is on, but do not operate the machine, you will need to complete the Clinical X-Ray Safety (non-operators) Course, which is available online in the Learning Exchange. To enroll, log into VUMC Learning Exchange.
- If you operate x-ray machines, you will need to complete the Clinical X-Ray Safety (for operators) Course.