United States Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Protecting People and the Environment

Morning Report for December 19, 2000

                       Headquarters Daily Report

                         DECEMBER 19, 2000

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                    REPORT             NEGATIVE            NO INPUT
                    ATTACHED           INPUT RECEIVED      RECEIVED

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REGION IV                              X
PRIORITY ATTENTION REQUIRED  MORNING REPORT - HEADQUARTERS DEC. 19, 2000

MR Number: H-00-0080

                           NRR DAILY REPORT ITEM
                           GENERIC COMMUNICATIONS



Subject: Issuance of Information Notice 2000-22

Information Notice 2000-22, "MEDICAL MISADMINISTRATIONS CAUSED BY HUMAN
ERRORS INVOLVING GAMMA STEREOTACTIC RADIOSURGERY (GAMMA KNIFE)," was
issued on December 18, 2000.  This notice was issued to all medical
licensees authorized to conduct gamma stereotactic radiosurgery
treatments to remind them of the importance of following written
directives and treatment planning procedures, and the need to pay
attention to detail during preparation and administration of gamma
stereotactic radiosurgery.

Accession Number:  ML003761619

Contact:  Roberto J. Torres, NMSS
          (301) 415-8112
          E-mail: rjt@nrc.gov
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