The medical decontamination and treatment centers
should include the following elements:
(a) A designated contaminated patient entrance
and procedures to restrict spread of
(b) An area equipped for removing and disposing
of readily transferrable contamination.
(c) Showers for contaminated patients, including
means by which to control and collect
contaminated water or materials.
(d) Radiation survey meters and decontamination
(e) Showers and change rooms for medical and
health protection personnel, including means
by which to control and collect contaminated
water and materials.
(f) If applicable, capability to perform chelation
therapy treatment for patients with transuranic
(g) Antidotes and/or chemical burn treatments as
appropriate for hazardous material
(h) Bioassays that include urine analysis, fecal
analysis, in-vivo counting, and radiochemical
analysis for contaminated patients, as