RAD 245

Radiology Clinical IV

As a continuation of RAD 180, students will be immersed in the clinical environment, working more independently under the indirect supervision of radiologic technologists. Students will observe, assist, perform, and critically evaluate radiographic procedures in diverse settings. Students continue to perform previously validated procedures, gain confidence with new procedures, and demonstrate competency on a minimum of 15 but no more than 20 procedures ARRT clinical competency requirements.  Additionally, students will complete three ARRT general patient care procedures for sterile and medical aseptic technique, assisted patient transfer, and care of patient medical equipment in the clinical environment. Prerequisite: RAD 180, Corequisite: RAD 200