Index

PATIENT MANAGEMENT
Topic Guideline
Patient Care Communication of critical or unexpected findings  Core
Patient monitoring and physical assessment  Core
Patient sedation  Core
Patient preparation  RTNM
Claustrophobia  Core
Patient comfort and positioning  Core
Patient Interactions Patient identification  Core
Introduction to patient  Core
Informed consent  Core
Patient education  Core
Sharing personal opinions with patients  Core
Patient and family complaints  Core
Confrontation or abusive situations  Core
Nuclear medicine patients at security checkpoints  RTNM
Patient and Family-Centered Care Patient and family-centered care in practice  Core
Patient advocacy  Core
Suspected physical abuse  Core
Records and Reporting Markers and annotation  RTR
PATIENT SAFETY
TOPIC GUIDELINE
General Safety Infection control  Core
Maintenance of CPR certification  Core
Administration of interventional agents  RTNM
Falls prevention  Core
Radiation Safety Breastfeeding patients  Core
Breastfeeding in nuclear medicine  RTNM
Pregnant patients  Core
Collimation  RTR
Communicating risk and benefit  Core
Minimizing patient exposure  Core
Radiation safety outside the department  RTR
Accountability for accurate dose to patient  RTNM
Patient education regarding iodine therapy  RTNM
MRI Safety Authorized MRI personnel  RTMR
Burn prevention  RTMR
Hearing protection  RTMR
Investigation of foreign bodies  RTMR
MRI facility design  RTMR
MRI of pregnant patients  RTMR
MRI screening  RTMR
Optimal staffing in MRI  RTMR
Prevention of missile accidents  RTMR
Quench process  RTMR
Patient Safety Incidents Patient safety incident reporting  Core
Disclosure of harmful incidents  Core
Support for MRTs  Core
Incident reporting in quality improvement  Core
Errors in administration of radiopharmaceuticals  RTNM
QUALITY OF CARE
TOPIC GUIDELINE
Appropriate Care Patient history  Core
Appropriateness of requisition, order or prescription  Core
Appropriateness of mobile examinations  RTR
Clarification of requisition, order or prescription  Core
Performance of new responsibilities  Core
Adapting Care Adapting and responding to treatment plan deviations  RTT
Complex Patients Palliative treatment  RTT
Patients with pacemakers/ICDs  RTT
Planning Care Overall patient care  RTT
Patient assessment  RTT
Workflow decisions  Core
Quality Assurance Image quality  Core
Radiopharmaceutical quality control  RTNM
Resource management  RTNM
PROFESSIONALISM
TOPIC GUIDELINE
Collaborative Practice Interprofessional collaboration  Core
Transitions in care  Core
Professional Conduct Resolving conflicts with healthcare professionals  Core
Addressing professional misconduct  Core
Professional Development Continuing professional development  Core
Reflective practice  Core
OCCUPATIONAL HEALTH & SAFETY
TOPIC GUIDELINE
Radiation Safety, at work Minimizing MRT exposure  Core
Pregnant MRTs  Core
Education for other professionals working in NM environment  RTNM
MRI Safety, at work Controlled access to the MRI environment  Core
General Safety, at work Safe patient handling  Core

 

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