October 13, 2020
The ORISE Radiation Emergency Assistance Center/Training Site (REAC/TS) launched its new RadMed app, providing a wide range of resources on the medical management of radiation incidents that can be downloaded free on mobile devices and utilized while on the go.
“The REAC/TS RadMed app offers health care professionals, emergency responders and planners, public health professionals and health physicists easy access to essential medical information and resources when dealing with a radiation incident,” said REAC/TS Director Carol Iddins, M.D. “We created the RadMed app with our target audiences in mind to provide easy access to the resources they need.”
The REAC/TS RadMed app provides numerous resources, including an updated eGuide version of The Medical Aspects of Radiation Incidents and a platform to remain engaged, connected and informed about upcoming REAC/TS events.
Visit the RadMed page to learn more about the RadMed app, and download it for free by searching for REAC/TS RadMed in the Apple and Android app stores.
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