RAD 103 - Clinical Practicum I
Included in this experience are department orientation, a working understanding of medical ethics, patient contact, and observation and performance of indicated radiographic examinations under close supervision with positioning of the chest, abdomen, upper and lower extremities, resulting in performance competency. 16 hours weekly
After completing this course, students will be able to:
- Determine appropriate patient interaction and preparation for all Radiographic examinations and procedures.
- Demonstrate the proper use of radiographic equipment.
- Recognize the importance of being a team player.
- Implement the use of appropriate radiation protection procedures including: collimation, time, distance and shielding.
- Demonstrates interpersonal and organizational skills when conducting radiographic procedures.
Corequisite(s): RAD 102
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