|To provide General Leonard Wood Community Hospital, Vet Clinic, Dental Clinics, and neighboring Army installations with radiation safety guidelines and regulatory compliance. The Health Physics Office is dedicated to establishing a safe working environment, educating personnel, and mitigating any radiation related incidents. Furthermore, we would like to assure all GLWACH patients, employees, and visitors that the protocols set forth provide maximum efficiency for all radiation related treatments.
Ensure compliance with Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC), Food and Drug Administration (FDA), Department of Transportation (DOT), Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA), and all Army Regulations.
Provide radiation monitoring to GLWACH employees
Perform radiation contamination surveys
Ensure all radiation producing devices are within standards
Shipping and receiving of radioactive materials
Calculating radiation exposures for employees and patients if applicable
Conduct radiation safety classes
Annual calibration of x-ray units
Assisting with any emergency radiation related incident
View available Primary Care appointments in real time
--as they become available-- using our Beneficiary Instant Physician Appointment Scheduling System (BIPASS)!
|Emergency Dept (non-emergency)||573-596-0456|
|Contact Representatives||573-596-0418 From on-post: 67414|
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