Women's and Children's Hospital, Adelaide
Radiation Safety

South Australia Medical Imaging (SAMI)

Radiation Safety

Radiation is used in many ways throughout SAMI. The WCH is committed to ensuring that this radiation is used safely and in accordance with the relevant legislation.

Each area that uses radiation is overseen by a Radiation Safety Officer. All staff using radiation hold a license to use radiation and have had appropriate training.

SAMI's Radiation Safety Officer provides expert advice on radiation safety and radiation exposure. The Radiation Safety Officer provides training courses for users of radiation within the Hospital.

Consumer Information

PDF iconX-ray safety – poster  (751kb)

PDF iconX-ray safety – leaflet  (344kb)

How to access the service

Contact the Radiation Safety Officer for information concerning radiation safety or radiation exposure. Phone (08) 8161 6640 or call the hospital switchboard on (08) 8161 7000.


Monday – Friday, 8.30am – 5.00pm.

Contact details

Radiation Safety Officer
Dr Giovanni Bibbo


Level 2, Rogerson Building.

Mailing address

Radiation Safety Officer
South Australia Medical Imaging (SAMI)
Women's and Children's Hospital
72 King William Road
North Adelaide
South Australia 5006


Enquiries – Phone: (08) 8161 6640
Fax: (08) 8161 6333
Email: giovanni.bibbo@sa.gov.au

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last modified: 06 Aug 2019