RAD 101: Methods in Patient Care
This course is designed to teach the student how to therapeutically communicate with patients. Students will also learn to assess a patient's condition and how to provide quality patient care. This course will include laboratory sessions which will teach the patient care skills that are within the scope of practice for a radiologist technologist, i.e. vital signs, blood pressure, venipuncture, airway management; patient transfer and immobilization techniques; infection control practices; aseptic and non-aseptic techniques.
Level I Prereq: Academic Reading and Writing Levels of 6; Admission to the Radiography program
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