Medical Diagnostic and Interventional X-Ray and Imaging Systems (216-RICR-40-20-4)

216-RICR-40-20-4 ACTIVE RULE

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4.3General and Administrative Requirements

4.4General Requirements for All Diagnostic and Interventional X-ray Systems

4.5Fluoroscopic Equipment

4.6Radiographic Equipment

4.7Computed Tomography Equipment


4.9Dual-Energy X-ray Absorptiometry (DXA) (Bone Densitometry)

4.10Quality Assurance Program

4.11Information to Be Submitted by Persons Proposing to Conduct Healing Arts Screening

4.12Instruction of Users of X-ray Equipment in the Healing Arts

4.13Requirements for Use of Hand-Held Intraoral Dental Radiographic Unit

4.14Requirements for Dental Facilities

Title 216 Department of Health
Chapter 40 Professional Licensing and Facility Regulation
Subchapter 20 Radiation
Part 4 Medical Diagnostic and Interventional X-Ray and Imaging Systems (216-RICR-40-20-4)
Type of Filing Amendment
Regulation Status Active
Effective 11/28/2023

Regulation Authority:

R.I. Gen. Laws § 23-1.3-5

Purpose and Reason:

This regulation is being amended to revise the requirements for Retention of Mammography X-rays to be in accordance with state statutes.

§ 4.1.1(A) - Incorporation by reference date changed to reflect most recent revision date of the document being incorporated by reference.

§ 4.2(A)(12) - Definition clarified to show that barrier means primary protective barrier.

§ 4.3.3(A) - Text modified to reflect current title of cited regulation.

§ 4.3.10(D)(1) - Text modified to correct redundant typo.

§ 4.4.14(D)(3) - Total removed as redundant wording.

§ 4.8.3 - Retention period for mammograms has been changed for consistency with June 2023 amendments to R.I. Gen. Laws § 23-4.9-1.