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Radiologic Technology
Mission/Goals/Outcomes
Mission Statement

The mission of the Radiographic Technology Program is to prepare qualified medical imaging practitioners who uphold the highest level of ethical patient care while demonstrating excellent clinical and technical practices.

Accreditation of Radiologic Technology


The Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology

JRCERT
20 N. Wacker Drive, Suite 2850
Chicago, IL 60606-3182
312-704-5300
www.jrcert.org

California Department of Public Health – Radiologic Health Branch
PO Box 997377, MS 0500
Sacramento, CA 95899-7377
916-558-1784
https://www.cdph.ca.gov/programs/Pages/RadiologicHealthBranch.aspx

Program Goals & Student Learning Outcomes

    • 1. Students will be clinically competent.
  • Students will master entry-level skills in positioning.
  • Students employ safe radiation practices on patients, self, and others.
  • Students select appropriate technical factors for radiographic exams.

    • 2. Students will demonstrate effective communication skills.
      • Students will communicate using professional language with patients, visitors, physicians, and staff.
      • Students will listen without judgment to patients, visitors, physicians, and staff.
      • Students will accurately obtain patient histories.

    • 3. Students will develop critical thinking skills.
      • Students will adapt standard procedures for non-routine exams.
      • Students will modify patient care skils for the injured and critically-ill patient.
      • Students will adjust technical factors for pathology and non-routine exams.

    • 4. Students will model professionalism.
      • Students will maintain calm composure at all times.
      • Students treat patients, visitors, physicians, and staff with kindness and respect.
      • Students will maintain compliance with all mandatory health and safety policies.