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

Class offerings by semester

Summer 2020 Fall 2020 Winter 2021 Summer 2021 
       offered in the daytime

offered in the daytimeDay Class (before 5 p.m.) offered at nighttimeEvening Class (after 5 p.m.) offered online Online Class

Class offerings by semester is offered as a planning tool. Please refer to the course schedule to see the specifc time and platform for which the course is offered.

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Description Hours
Credits  1
Lecture Hours 15
Clinical Hours 0
Lab Hours 15
Other Hours 0
Total Hours 30
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