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The Importance of having a robust Quality Management program cannot be overstated.

Quality Management includes all procedures that support the safe delivery of treatment dose to the patient with minimal dose to normal tissues and minimal exposure to personnel.

  • Commissioning, Output, Safety testing
  • Daily Output Checks/Quality Assurance
  • Annual Machine Output & Quality Assurance
  • Dosimetry; Treatment Planning and Dose Delivery
  • Clinical Procedures for accurate treatment delivery
  • Documentation of all of the above; record keeping to be available upon request for inspection.
  • (This is also applicable to the Radiation and Safety protection policies addressed in a separate presentation)
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