Inspection report: Violation

Failure to maintain radiation protection equipment.

Norwalk Hospital • Sept. 14, 2021

Violation details

A tour of the radiology department was conducted. Observation of the department identified two interventional radiation rooms with a pair of lead gloves hanging for use inside each room. One of the four lead gloves had an approximate 2-3-inch tear in the outer covering rendering the equipment unsafe for use and unable to be properly sanitized.

Report dateSept. 14, 2021
Violation number10 of 14
Affected patientsUndetermined
Corrective action dateSept. 30, 2021
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Inspection datesAug. 19, 2021
Violations in this report14
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