Course Details

RADT 131 Patient Care

3 hours lecture, 3 units
Grade Only

Description: This is an introductory level course for students enrolled in the Radiologic Technology program. Topics include integrated patient care within the radiology department, physical and psychological needs of the patient, patient privacy laws, patient safety and assessment, routine and emergency patient care procedures, body mechanics with patient transfer, infection control, venipuncture assisting, use of contrast media, common drug nomenclature and basic concepts of pharmacology.