Dec 05, 2021  
TCC Catalog 2021-2022 
    
TCC Catalog 2021-2022

RTE1111C Introduction to Radiographic Patient Care

2 credit hour(s)
Prerequisite(s): admission to the program.
Corequisite(s): RTE1000  
Provides an overview of the historical development of radiography, x-ray equipment and production, basic radiation protection, ethical and legal issues for health care professionals, and an orientation to the program and to the healthcare system. Provides instruction to patient assessment, infection control procedures, emergency and safety procedures, communication and patient interactions skills, basic pharmacology, and medical terminology. Does not count toward A.A. degree.