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This dataset on Health Codes is from the New York Department of Health and Mental Hygiene. The data included is intended for informational purposes only and is not the official version of the New York City Administrative Code and Rules of the City of New York.

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The New York City Department, through its Office of Radiological Health (ORH), regulates radioactive material for medical, research and academic purposes within the five boroughs of New York City. ORH regulations for radiation machines and radioactive materials are contained in Article 175 of the Health Code. ORH registers and inspects radiation machines, and licenses and inspects radioactive materials facilities for compliance with Article 175 for the protection of the health and safety of patients, radiation program employees and the general public.

There are about 6500 registered facilities possessing radiation machines and 375 licensed sites in New York City possessing radioactive material for medical, academic and research purposes. Of the registered facilities, approximately 6440 are registered diagnostic X-ray facilities and 60 are therapeutic X-ray facilities possessing certified registrations.

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Health_Code_Article_NumberArticle Code Number assigned to the Articleintegerlevel : Nominal
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1Short Title and General Provisions
3General Provisions
9Petitioning Board to commence rulemaking
11Reportable Diseases, Conditions
15Handling live pathogenic organisms
43School Based Programs for Children Ages Three through Five
45Schools and Children’s Institutions
47Day Care Services
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