Radiography

 

Mission:

            The Valencia Radiography Program is committed to the development of competent, entry-level radiographers.

Goals/Outcomes:          

  • Students will be clinically competent.
    • Student Learning Outcomes
      • Students will practice radiation protection.
      • Students/Graduates will pass the certification exam.
      • Students/Graduates will be adequately prepared to perform as entry-level practitioners.
      • Students will select appropriate technical factors.
      • Students/Graduates will apply positioning skills.
  • Students will be able to communicate.
    • Student Learning Outcomes
      • Students will verify patient’s identity.
      • Student will be able to obtain patient’s clinical history.
      • Student will be able to explain the procedure to the patient.
      • Student will inquire about pregnancy.
      • Student will be able to communicate with the physician and healthcare team with oral and written summary of procedure.
  • Students will evaluate the importance of professional growth & development.
    • Student Learning Outcomes
      • Students will arrive to clinical site on time.
      • Students will report to supervisor.
      • Students are prepared to start work on time and equipped with necessary tools (markers, badge, etc).
      • Students accept constructive criticism and make changes as needed.
      • Students regard authority and are respectful.
      • Students will display professional conduct, language and mannerisms while in the clinical site.
  • Students will use critical thinking & problem-solving skills.
    • Student Learning Outcomes
      • Student is adaptable to new and unfamiliar situations.
      • Student will perform one trauma lower extremity competency.
      • Student will perform one trauma upper extremity competency.