Discusses the components of quality assurance in mammography and the accreditation programs developed to ensure quality in breast imaging facilities. Lecture 1 hour per week.
GENERAL COURSE PURPOSE
This course is a component of a career certificate that is designed as a multi-competency module to provide expertise in mammography to registered or registry eligible technologists. The completion of the career certificate will prepare individuals for employment as mammographers in hospitals and imaging centers. This course will fulfill the professional continuing education requirements required by the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists.
ENTRY LEVEL COMPETENCIES
This course is offered to students who have graduated from an approved radiologic technology program and are registered or registry eligible according to the standards provided by the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists.