3701:1-58-16 Procedures for administrations requiring a written directive.

(A) For any administration requiring a written directive, the licensee shall develop, implement, and maintain written procedures to provide high confidence that:

(1) The patient's or human research subject's identity is verified before each administration; and

(2) Each administration is in accordance with the written directive.

(B) At a minimum, the procedures required by paragraph (A) of this rule must address the following items that are applicable to the licensee's use of radioactive material:

(1) Verifying the identity of the patient or human research subject;

(2) Verifying that the administration is in accordance with the treatment plan, if applicable, and the written directive;

(3) Checking both manual and computer-generated dose calculations; and

(4) Verifying that any computer-generated dose calculations are correctly transferred into the consoles of therapeutic medical units authorized by rule 3701:1-58-55 or 3701:1-58-72 of the Administrative Code.

(C) A licensee shall retain a copy of the procedures required under paragraph (A) of this rule in accordance with rule 3701:1-58-76 of the Administrative Code.

Five Year Review (FYR) Dates: 03/09/2017 and 03/01/2022
Promulgated Under: 119.03
Statutory Authority: 3748.04
Rule Amplifies: 3748.04
Prior Effective Dates: 8/15/2005, 12/22/08