How do I...?

  • Get certified to operate an x-ray machine (radiology, fluoro, CT)
    • File the following two endorsements with Radiation Safety:
      • register your training certification (link below),
      • complete machine-specific training for each x-ray machine you intend to use.  Contact Radiology staff to schedule the machine-specific training.
    • Additional training requirements for fluoroscopy and CT operators 
  • Register your certifications with OSU Radiation Safety, e.g  DVM, CVT, etc...  This information is used to document your training to operate x-ray machines in the state of Oregon.
  • File a declaration of Pregnancy , this page includes additional information for pregnant workers in radiation use areas
  • Get radiation dosimeters- contact Radiology for questions regarding dosimeters.  Radiation dosimeters and lead PPE are required for all personnel working with and around operating x-ray machines.

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