Jun 03, 2023  
2022-2023 Catalog 
2022-2023 Catalog

RTE 1110C - Radiologic Technology and Patient Care

Credit Hours: 2.0

Prerequisite(s): None
Corequisite(s): None

This course presents a brief history of Radiologic Technology Code of Ethics, conduct for Radiography Students, fundaments of Radiation Protection, Patient’s Rights and Patient Care. This course also teaches the care and handling of the sick and injured patient in the Radiology Department. Vital signs, body mechanics, verbal and nonverbal communications and specialized radiologic procedures are covered in this course. It introduces the fundamentals of image production. Emphasis is placed on infection control and safety of the radiographer, student, and patient.

Occupational (A.S. and A.A.S.)