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  • Rhode Island Hospital School of Medical Imaging
    Radiologic Technology Program

  • Mission, Goals and Objectives

  • Goals and ObjectivesThe mission of the School of Medical Imaging Radiologic Technology Program is to graduate students competent in the art and science of radiography.

    Goals and Outcomes

    • Students will have entry-level employment skills.
      • Students will position patient accurately for diagnostic images.
      • Students will demonstrate safe radiation protection practices.
      • Students will provide appropriate patient care.
      • Students will be able to evaluate images effectively.
    • Students will have effective communications skills.
      • Students will demonstrate age appropriate effective communication skills.
    • Students will be able to critically think to solve problems.
      • Students will perform non-routine radiographic procedures.
      • Students will correct non-diagnostic images effectively.
    • Students will demonstrate professionalism.
      • Students will demonstrate an effective work ethic in the health care environment.
      • Students will articulate how to maintain their professional status in the medical imaging field.
    • The program will provide qualified radiographers to meet the health care needs of the community.
      • The program will recruit those students who are well prepared to meet the academic challenges of a radiologic technology program.
      • The program will graduate students to help fulfill the needs of the surrounding health care community.
      • Graduates will be satisfied with the skills learned in the programs.
      • Employers will be satisfied with the practical skills graduates learned from the program.