SMH Passes Nuclear Medicine
A. Churchill, President and Chief Executive Officer of
Western Maine Health was pleased to announced that
Stephens Memorial Hospital (SMH) has successfully passed
the State of Maine Nuclear Medicine Safety
inspection occurs unannounced, every 3 years, Rick
Dillon, Nuclear Medicine Technologist in the Nuclear
Medicine Department at SMH since 2000, states that,
"This inspection covers the storage and use of
radioactive drugs; the department operates every day as
if that could be the day of inspection."
Ingram, CRA, Director of Clinical Diagnostics announced
to staff, "I am pleased to share that Rick and the
department received a finding of "no violations"
This is high praise from the state, this survey examined
all aspects of activities conducted under our license
including procedures, records, personnel, and
Nuclear Medicine department at SMH has been operating
for 30 years and serves over 1,000 patients every year.
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