Medical Imaging Quality Control (MIS400)
This course will focus on quality management and quality control in the imaging sciences. Course content will prepare the imaging manager to utilize quality improvement models in order to analyze a problem and determine a solution. Quality assurance and quality control requirements for all imaging modalities will be discussed. Regulatory agency requirements for accreditation of imaging departments will be analyzed. Basic physical principles of image production related to diagnostic imaging, mammography, CT, MRI, ultrasound, nuclear medicine will be discussed. This course includes 48 contact hours of direct instruction related to each of the following topics: patient care, safety, image production, and procedures. Credit: 3 hours. This course is offered in an online format.