Radiation Safety Course
Instructor: Linda Paquette
9 hours of the course will be completed in the participant’s dental office between M-F, 6/25/2018 - 6/29/2018 in order to expose, process, if applicable, and evaluate images on 3 patients. If participants are using film in their offices they must provide 1 box of x-ray film, Carestream Insight F-speed size #2. They may use the film holders from their office if preferred. If participants are using digital in their offices they may use sensor holders from their office if they will fit a Schick Elite size #2 sensor. Participants will be required to provide PPE (gloves, masks, safety glasses, lab coat) for the clinical portion of the course. Participants will be required to wear scrubs in the radiology clinic when working on manikins and scrubs, lab coat, gloves, masks, and safety glasses when seeing a patient. There will be time for breaks and lunch.