Per item number A-8 of the agreements made between:
Pennsylvania State University & Clinical Educational Facilities.
Students assigned to clinical courses at facility shall be advised they are required to obtain, at the student's own cost and expense, liability insurance coverage in the amount of $1,000,000 per occurrence and $3,000,000 aggregate to cover the student's act or omissions while participating in the clinical educational experience on the facility premises. Students shall be advised they are required to supply a certificate of such insurance coverage to facility prior to student's clinical education experience at facility.
It is recommended that Radiologic Science students apply for their professional liability insurance through Healthcare Providers Service Organization (HPSO), endorsed by the American Society of Radiologic Technologists (ASRT), for their professional liability policy. The current annual premium for student professional liability insurance is $35.00 plus a $1.50 membership for a total of $36.50.
The student must renew his/her policy yearly
The student may select another provider with instructions to:
Obtain a policy for the amount of $1,000,000 per occurrence and $3,000,000 aggregate to cover a students' acts or omissions while participating in the clinical education experience on the facility premises.
Supply an ORIGINAL certificate of such insurance coverage to the program director prior to enrollment in RADSC 295 (Clinical Internship).
Effective 2/86, Revised 8/5/11