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RADR 1266 - Practicum I-Medical RadiologicTechnology/Science- Radiographer

CIP Code: 51.0911
Credit(s): 2
Practical general workplace training supported by an individualized learning plan developed by the employer, college, and student. A health practicum will be an unpaid learning experience. Introduces the clinical environment at a JRCERT recognized clnical facility. Requires rotating through diferent work areas. Student participates as a team member while learning to develop and utilize good interpersonal communication skills, better enabling the student to meet the patient’s needs. Competencies include: the production of standard radiographic images of the chest, abdomen, and upper and lower extremities, to include radiographic image evaluation regarding anatomy, positioning, and technical factors; reading understanding and demonstrating understanding of positioning materials by selecting necessary equipment when producing standard radiographic images on patients with direct supervision (pre-competency) and indirect supervision (post-competency); demonstrate ability to prioritize and organize activities necessary to complete examinations; evaluate and correct performance (in the presence of a technologist) following discussion identifying the problem and solution; completion of necessary documentation related to radiographic examinations performed; demonstration of specific exams on a patient (performance evaluation). Presents clinical introduction to radiographic fluoroscopic examinations and some fluoroscopic image evaluation. (0-0-16) 1. Apply the theory, concepts, and skills involving specialized materials, tools, equipment, procedures, regulations, laws, and interactions within and among political, economic, environmental, social, and legal systems associated with the occupation and the business/industry.
2. Demonstrate legal and ethical behavior, safety practices, interpersonal and teamwork skills, and appropriate written and verbal communication skills using the terminology of the occupation and the business/industry. 1,2,3,4,5,6

Prerequisite(s): RADR 1311.

Requisite(s): Take RADR 1203  RADR 2301  and RADR 2309  
Corequisite(s): RADR 1203, RADR 2301, and RADR 2309.
Faculty Consent: N