|RAD 1223 - Quality Improvement|
This course will serve as an introduction to the role of quality assurance in the radiology department. Radiographic quality will be analyzed according to the photographic and geometric properties balanced to achieve optimal radiographs. Each student will perform basic equipment tests to demonstrate proper equipment function. Emphasis will be placed on the value of established QA routines and documentation to maintain accuracy and consistency within the department. PREREQUISITES: RAD 1207 Introduction to Radiographic Processing and RAD 1209 Radiographic Physics.