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.
SPCC Previously Approved Clinical Sites You can choose your own clinical site with submission of a completed Clinical Affiliation Agreement
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)
All students wishing to enroll in the Computed Tomography course must submit verification for the following:
Enroll with Certified Background (now known as Castle Branch)
Student Medical Form (take this form with you when you go for your physical exam)
Clinical Affiliate Agreement
If you are completing your clinical hours with Novant you must visit their website (https://www.novanthealth.org/careers/student-programs/clinical-students.aspx) and fill out the required forms a month in advance to beginning clinicals. After you have filled them out, email them to Kathy, email@example.com
Email firstname.lastname@example.org or Fax 704-290-5220 clinical agreement to Kathy Coggins. 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|
|January 10, 2017||May 16, 2017|
|February 14, 2017||June 20, 2017|
|March 14, 2017||July 18, 2017|
|April 11, 2017||August 15, 2017|
|May 9, 2017||September 12, 2017|
|June 13, 2017||October 17, 2017|
|July 11, 2017||November 14, 2017|
|August 8, 2017||December 12, 2017|
To learn more, contact:
Mez Chen , 704-765-8722
To learn more, contact:
Kathy Coggins, 704-993-2402