Health Sciences Broad Field

RADT 1110 - Intro Rad Tech/Pat Care

Credits: 3

Course Description:

This course covers an introduction to the career of Radiologic Technology including credentialing requirements, ethics and professionalism associated with the field. The course will cover the basics of radiation protection, radiographic quality and equipment associated with common radiographic procedures. Basics of patient care will be covered which will include the procedure for vital signs assessment, aseptic technique, medical emergencies, and basic pharmacology. Ethical behavior and ethical issues in healthcare will also be covered.

Prerequisite(s):

None

Lec/Lab/OJT:

3/0/0

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