553. Radiographers.

553.     Radiographers.

Radiographers, diagnostic radiographers and therapeutic radiographers are required to be registered in Part 11 of the Health and Care Professions Council register1 and use of those titles is generally not permitted unless so registered2. An entry in Part 11 of the register may include an entry indicating that a registrant is qualified to order drugs, medicines and appliances as a supplementary prescriber for the purposes of the Human Medicines Regulations 20123.

Radiation protection is governed by regulations which lay down basic safety standards for the health protection of the general public and workers against the dangers