38-1908.02. Patient care and management; defined.

Patient care and management, as it relates to the practice of medical radiography, includes, but is not limited to:

(1) Infection control;

(2) Patient transfer and movement;

(3) Assisting patients with medical equipment;

(4) Routine monitoring;

(5) Medical emergencies;

(6) Proper use of contrast media; and

(7) Patient safety and protection, including minimizing and monitoring patient radiation exposure through utilizing proper professional standards and protocols, including the principle of as low as reasonably achievable.

Source:Laws 2010, LB849, ยง 4.