Monthly radiation dosimeters due for exchange
Monthly radiation dosimeters (“badges”) are due for exchange on Tuesday, June 1.
Please work with your Dosimetry Contact and plan ahead to avoid late exchange. The wear period is indicated on the front of your dosimeter.
On behalf of Michigan Medicine Safety Management Services and the U-M Radiation Safety Service, thank you for exchanging your dosimetry on time.
Congratulations to the following monthly and quarterly wear groups for prioritizing employee safety and dosimetry compliance with an on-time dosimetry exchange rate of 90% or better for first quarter and March 2021:
|Anesthesiology – Pain Faculty/Staff||Radiology – Cardiothoracic|
|Anesthesiology – Pain Fellows||Radiology – CT Techs|
|Anesthesiology – Peds Faculty||Radiology – IR RTs|
|Anesthesiology – EAA CRNAs||Radiology – Neuroradiology (monthly)|
|Cardiac Surgery – House Officers||Radiology – Neuroradiology (quarterly)|
|Cardiology – Cardiac Cath Fellows||Radiology – Outpatient General Imaging|
|Child & Family Life||Radiology – Inpatient|
|Dentistry||Radiology – NM Faculty/Fellows|
|ECMO||Radiology – NM PET Techs|
|EEG/Epilepsy – Adult||Radiology – NMTs|
|EEG/Epilepsy – Peds||Radiology – NM Radiopharmacy|
|OB/GYN||Radiology – PA/PTA|
|Nephrology||Radiology – Peds Faculty|
|Neurosurgery||Radiology – Peds RTs|
|NHC-CMC||Radiology – QA Students|
|Nursing – EAA OR||Radiology – Residents|
|Nursing – MIBG||Radiology – Briarwood|
|Nursing – NICU 4D||Radiology – Brighton|
|Nursing – SWAT||Radiology – Canton|
|Peds Cardiac Cath – Faculty/Fellows||Radiology – EAA|
|Peds Cardiac Cath – Other||Radiology – EAA CT Techs|
|PM&R – Spine Program||Radiology – Livonia|
|Pulmonary/Critical Care||Radiology – MedSport|
|Radiation Oncology – Brighton||Radiology – Northville|
|SLP – Brighton||Radiology – Northville MSK|
|SLP – Peds||Radiology – South Main|
|Urology||Radiology – West Ann Arbor|
|Urology – Brighton|
|Urology – Peds|
If you wish to review your dosimetry results, see your departmental Dosimetry Contact or Dosimetry Supervisor. To confidentially access your dosimetry results using the serial number on the back of your dosimeter, follow these instructions.
If you have questions about radiation dosimetry (including how to wear it), visit the link below or contact the U-M Radiation Safety Service at 734-764-4294.
As a reminder, Federal and state regulations require radiation exposure monitoring for certain employees, including anyone who participates in procedures involving radiation-producing machines. Michigan Medicine’s dosimetry program meets and exceeds these guidelines to ensure the safety of Michigan Medicine personnel.