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Computed Tomography Program (CT Scan) Advanced Level Certificate Program

Coordinator: Terry Konn, PhD, RT, CHE

The Advanced Level Computed Tomography Program is a post-graduate advanced level specialty education program that results in a Technical Certificate. The program is one semester in length (15 weeks) consisting of 49 lecture hours and 96 hours of clinical application. Classes are held one night per week and clinical practicums are assigned. Designed to prepare qualified individuals to operate computed tomography equipment safely and competently to produce diagnostic CT images.

AREAS OF STUDY: Patient care, professional development, patient positioning and procedure protocols, cross-sectional anatomy, pathology, digital imaging, CT instrumentation, and image processing and retrieval, and quality assurance.

PREREQUISITES (Instructions to access prerequisite forms will be emailed to you upon registration):

  • Current NJ Diagnostic Radiologic Technologist License
  • Registered Radiologic Technologist (ARRT). Must show license and registration at first class. In order to sit for the certification exam, you must be registered for one year
  • Copy of malpractice insurance face sheet (additional fee)
  • Healthcare Provider CPR
  • Physical exam, documentation of immunizations, 2-step PPD, hepatitis B series, and Flu vaccine
  • Clear criminal background check (additional fee)

Note: Textbooks required. Clinical assignments are individually scheduled at area hospitals. Approved for CEUs by the American Society of Radiologic Technologists (ASRT).

Wed, Jan 23-May 1, 5-8:30 pm (no class Mar 13), Lincroft Campus
Fee and Code: $2105 (includes radiation badge), plus required textbooks (approximately $134), (optional textbooks approximately $400), XMEDR 001
No online registration available.

This program is eligible for Veterans Education Benefits


Scanning Refresher

Pat Walker, BA, ARDMS, RVT

This refresher course is designed for current Brookdale students and recent Diagnostic Medical Sonography graduates. The course will offer students and graduates an additional opportunity to enhance and build on their clinical skills.

If you are preparing for a job interview, feel you need extra practice, or want to build your skill set, this course is designed with you in mind. You will utilize the Sonography lab and work at your own pace. For questions and additional information email: cpshealthcare@brookdalecc.edu.

Non-Brookdale students: Documentation of ultrasound program completion required prior to
class start.

Mon, Mar 4-Apr 29, 4:45-7:45 pm (no class Mar 18), Freehold Campus
Fee and Code: $285, XMEDR 010


Digital Mammography Advanced Level Certificate Program

Coordinator: Kathleen Taggart, BS, RT (R)

The Advanced Level Digital Mammography Program is a post-graduate advanced level specialty education program that results in a Technical Certificate. The program is one semester in length (14 week) consisting of 42 class hours and 98 hours of clinical application. The student will work toward the performance of a minimum of 100 examinations under the direct supervision of an ARRT registered technologist or radiologist. Classes are held one night per week and clinical practicum assignments will be arranged at local hospital facilities. The Advanced Level Digital Mammography Certificate Program is designed to prepare qualified individuals to operate mammography equipment safely and competently to produce diagnostic mammographic images. Areas of instruction will include patient care, professional development, patient positioning and procedure protocols, breast anatomy, pathology, digital imaging, instrumentation, and image processing and retrieval, and quality assurance.

Prerequisites (Prerequisite forms will be emailed to you upon registration):

  • Current NJ Diagnostic Radiologic Technologist License
  • Registered Radiologic Technologist (ARRT). Must show license and registration at first class. In order to sit for the certification exam, you must be registered for one year.
  • Copy of malpractice insurance face sheet• Healthcare Provider CPR
  • Physical exam, documentation of immunizations, 2-step PPD, hepatitis B series, Flu vaccine
  • Clear criminal background check.

Note: Textbooks required.

Class will return in the Fall of 2019.

For questions and additional information email: cpshealthcare@brookdalecc.edu.


 

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