MAGNETIC RESONANCE IMAGING
This 18 week course is designed to educate technologists in the post-primary practice of MRI. Core topics include but are not limited to, MRI procedures and equipment operation, patient care (education, preparation, orientation and positioning), patient history and assessment, contrast media usage, scout image, selectable scan parameters, and image processing and display. Students will perform magnetic resonance imaging examinations and duties at various clinical sites under the supervision of MRI technologists. This class includes 144 didactic hours and 444 clinical hours, for a total of 588 hours.
ASRT approved for 28 Category A continuing education units.
Upon completion, students may be eligible to sit for the American Registry of Radiologic Technologist post-primary in MRI.
You can choose your own clinical site with submission of a completed Clinical Affiliation Agreement
It is the student’s responsibility to contact the clinical site and ensure that they can be accommodated for the clinical rotation. Some clinical sites require additional information and it is the responsibility of the student to complete and submit this information prior to enrollment.
Pre-requisite: Individuals entering this course must be a registered radiologic technologist, radiation therapist, ultra sound technologist or nuclear medicine technologist. Students must present proof of current ARRT certification.
Cost: $199.40 (plus cost of books, medical document manager, background check & drug screen)
To enroll in MRI
If you are completing your clinical hours with Novant you must visit their website (http://www2.novanthealth.org/nurseinternprogram/Students/PostSecondaryClinicalStudents.htm) and fill out the required forms a month in advance to beginning clinicals. After you have filled them out, email them to Wendi, firstname.lastname@example.org
Note: Novant Health Forsyth Medical Center (NHFMC) is not currently accepting long distance learning students
Email email@example.com or Fax 704-290-5220 clinical agreement to Wendi McCarn. All medical records required must be submitted through Certified Background.
DO NOT MAIL documentation or payment. Payment is accepted by phone or in person only.
Upcoming Classes: *Paperwork must be turned in a week before the start date*
|Begin Date||End Date|
|May 14, 2019||September 17, 2019|
|June 11, 2019||October 15, 2019|
|July 9, 2019||November 12, 2019|
|August 13, 2019||December 17, 2019|
|September 10, 2019||January 14, 2020|
|October 8, 2019||February 11, 2020|
|November 12, 2019||March 17, 2020|
|December 10, 2019||April 14, 2020|
To learn more, contact:
Mez Chen , 704-765-8722
To learn more, contact:
Wendi McCarn, 704-290-5280