COMPUTED TOMOGRAPHY (CT)

Description:

This 21-week hybrid course designed to educate technologists in the post-primary practice of computed tomography. The course consists of 132 didactic hours and 304 clinical hours. Core topics include, but are not limited to computed tomography procedures and equipment operation, patient care (education, preparation, orientation and positioning), patient history and assessment, contrast media usage, scout image, selectable scan parameters, and image processing and display. Students will perform computed tomography examinations and duties at various clinical sites under the supervision of computed tomography technologists. Upon completion, students may be eligible to sit for the American Registry of Radiologic Technologist post-primary exam in Computed Tomography.

Requirements:

Individuals entering this course must be registered or a registry-eligible radiologic technologist, radiation therapist, or nuclear medicine technologist.

Additional Information:

For more information, please contact Tiffany Barbee at tbarbee9080@stanly.edu.