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The following spaces are common to the imaging service area and are minimum requirements:
1226.5.5.1.1 Patient Toilet Room(s)
In service spaces with procedure rooms that do not require dedicated patient toilets, provide a minimum of one patient toilet room within the service space, refer to Section 1226.4.14.1.
1226.5.5.1.2 Outpatient Change Area
A separate space shall be provided where outpatients change from street clothing. This shall include provisions for clothing storage, space for clothing change and gowning area. Dressing rooms shall be readily accessible to the imaging rooms.
1226.5.5.1.3 Staff Facilities
In service space of three or more procedure rooms, staff toilet room(s) internal to the service space.
1226.5.5.1.4 Handwashing Fixtures
Handwashing fixtures shall be located within the unit.
1226.5.5.1.5 Imaging Storage (Active)
If imaging storage systems are used, provide a means of sorting and filing patient film or electronic media for immediate retrieval shall be provided.
1226.5.5.1.6 Medication Station
Provision shall be made for locked storage of medications and drugs. Refer to Section 1226.4.13.2.
1226.5.5.1.7 Areas for Off-Site Laundry Services

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