2018-2019 Catalog 
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2018-2019 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

MRIT 2171 - Local Needs on Safety

1 Credits (1 hr. lec.) This unit will provide the student with an overview of magnetic resonance imaging, student responsibilities, and policies and procedures will be outlined. The fundamental principles of MRI, equipment, and terminology will be introduced. The role of the technologist in maintaining patient safety and comfort will be discussed as well as personal safety and safety of coworkers. Prerequisite: College Level Readiness in Reading AND Writing, MATH 0310 .
Course Outcomes
1 - Use MRI terminology correctly.
2 - Demonstrate maintenance of a safe work environment.
3 - Demonstrate proper screening, and preparation of patients for MRI.
4 - Monitor patients during procedures.
5 - Briefly explain how an image is produced.
6 - Demonstrate critical thinking skills in assuring patient and co-worker personal safety.