A thorough analysis of your current state will give you insight into your institution’s shortcomings. Integration of the DoseWise Portal tool will then give you control over patient dose, staff occupational dose, and will aid in your regulatory compliance efforts.
Remember though, just because the tool collects the data and creates a database, it doesn’t mean that somebody on the other end is looking at that data to take action. You must assign a champion – perhaps your radiation safety officer or medical physicist.
Be a leader in dose management
The end goal of these requirements is to drive toward a more individualized treatment plan for patients, review and analyze dose data, and benchmark your facility against peers.
Adhering to these requirements in clinical practice will help establish a cornerstone for an effective radiation management program at your institution.