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Class Schedules

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FILM SCREEN QC 9.5 CEU CATEGORY “A” A.S.R.T. APPROVED COURSE

Film Screen QC

THIS QC COURSE IS ONLY NEEDED FOR INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS AND/OR EDUCATORS WHO WILL BE PERFORMING FILM SCREEN ANALOG MAMMOGRAPHY


Start Time

End Time

Description

  8:00 10:00 Quality Control Part I
10:00 10:15 Break
10:15 12:15 Quality Control Part II
12:15   1:00 Lunch on your own
  1:00   3:00 Quality Control Part III
  3:00   3:15 Break
  3:15   5:15 Quality Control Part IV

INITIAL TRAINING AND MAMMOGRAPHY BOARD REVIEW – 29 CEU CATEGORY “A” A.S.R.T. APPROVED COURSE

ARRT approved course to meet the structured education requirement, details available on the ARRT website. 

 

Initial Training & Mammography Board Review (3 days) Day I – Monday Class


Start Time

End Time

Description

  8:00   9:00 The History of Mammography
  9:00 10:00 Introduction to Best FFDM & DBT Best Imaging
10:00 10:15 Break
10:15 11:15 Film Evaluation
11:15 12:15 MQSA Regulations Overview
12:15   1:00 Lunch
  1:00   3:00 Quality Assurance Program – QA – When & How
  3:00   3:15 Break
  3:15   5:15 Specialized Breast Imaging – CT, MRI, US & Implant

DAY II  – Tuesday Class


Start Time

End Time

Description

  8:00   9:00 Patient Education
  9:00 10:00 Breast Anatomy and Breast Disease Part I
10:00 10:15 Break
10:15 11:15 Breast Anatomy And Breast Disease Part II
11:15 12:15 Basic Positioning Lecture Part I
12:15   1:00 Lunch – on your own
  1:00   2:00 Basic Positioning Lecture Part II
  2:00   3:00 Advanced Positioning Lecture Part I
  3:00   3:15 Break
  3:15   5:15 Advanced Positioning Lecture Part II

DAY III – Wednesday Class


Start Time

End Time

Description

  8:00 10:00 Mammography Equipment Part I
10:00 10:15 Break
10:15 12:15 Mammography Equipment Part II
12:15   1:00 Lunch on your own
  1:00   2:00 Quality Imaging Through Quality Control
  2:00   3:00 Pathology & Biopsy Outcome – Medical Audit Part I
  3:00   3:15 Break
  3:15   4:15 Pathology & Biopsy Outcome Part II
  4:15   4:45 Breast Self Exam
  4:45   5:15 Special Closing
  5:45   5:30 Evaluations & Certificates

Additional One Day Sessions:

INITIAL TRAINING AND REVIEW FOR DIGITAL MAMMOGRAPHY – 9.5 CEU CATEGORY “A” A.S.R.T. APPROVED COURSE

ARRT approved course to meet the structured education requirement, details available on the ARRT website. 

Day V – Thursday Class


Start Time

End Time

Description

  7:30   7:55 Registration
  7:55   8:00 Opening Remarks
  8:00 10:00 Digital Mammography Equipment
10:00 10:15 Break
10:15 12:15 QC For Full Field Digital Mammography
12:15   1:00 Lunch on your own
  1:00   2:00 MQSA Inspection And Certification / Accreditation for FFDM Systems
  2:00   3:00 Digital Mammography Positioning – vs – Analog Mammography Positioning
  3:00   3:15 Break
  3:15   4:15 Breast Anatomy And The Digital Image
  4:15   5:15 Breast Pathology And The Digital Image
  5:15   5:30 Evaluation And Certificates

INITIAL TRAINING AND REVIEW FOR DBT DIGITAL BREAST TOMOSYNTHESES – 9.5 CEU CATEGORY “A” A.S.R.T. APPROVED COURSE

ARRT approved course to meet the structured education requirement, details available on the ARRT website. 

Day VI – Friday Class


Start Time

End Time

Description

  7:30   7:55 Registration
  7:55   8:00 Opening Remarks
  8:00 10:00 DBT Theory and Technology
10:00 10:15 Break
10:15 11:15 DBT Connectivity
11:15 11:45 Understanding DBT
11:45 12:15 FDA Approved Uses of DBT
12:15   1:00 Lunch on your own
  1:00   2:00 Quality Control for DBT
  2:00   3:00 Radiation Exposure – Dose
  3:00   3:15 Break
  3:15   4:15 Site Readiness – What MUST be done to perform DBT in your facility
  4:15   5:15 Clinical Image Review
  5:15   5:30 Evaluation And Certificates

*Meets MQSA requirement of 8 hours modality direct training for Hologic technology unique features

Course Dates 2019

Initial Training And Mammography Board Review (3Day)

January 7-9
April 8-0
July 22-4
September 9-11
November 4-6

 

Initial Training And Review For Digital Mammography

January 10
April 11
July 25
September 12
November 7

Initial Training And Review for DBT Digital Breast Tomosynthesis

January 11
April  12
May 4
July 26
August 3
September 13
November 8
December 7

Course Location:

Residence Inn By Marriott
1409 Conference Center Blvd
Murfreesboro, TN 37129
1-615-225-9250

Murfreesboro is a suburb of Nashville, TN

Room Rate: $132+ tax per night
*Rate expires 30 days prior to event date*

 

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Please Note

All courses are approved by the ASRT for Category “A” CEU and meets in all or inpart, if attendance is less than 16 hours, the new ARRT requirement of 16 hours of structured education requirement to apply to sit for an ARRT advanced board.

ARRT approved course to meet the structured education requirement, details available on the ARRT website. 

Health Learning Source is your place for both your Mammography and Breast Ultrasound training. Several Technologists attend both of these sessions with Health Learning Source. At this time we would like to congratulate the following attendees::

Robin Allman R.T., R., M., BS.

Robin took our Mammography training many years ago and after building her Mammography career, she decided to add Breast Ultrasound to her resume’ came back to Health Learning Source for her Breast Ultrasound training and passed her ARRT BS board with flying colors!

Marki Lewis, R.T., R., M., BS.

Marki started her Mammography career just a few short years ago. After attending our Mammography training course, Marki passed her M board with flying colors! Not wanting to waste any time, Marki wanted to increase her knowledge and add Breast Ultrasound to her resume’ and she returned to Health Learning Source to attend our Initial Training And Board Review For Breast Ultrasound course. Needless to say, Marki passed her ARRT BS. Board with flying colors!

WE are so proud of all of our attendees and we will continue to celebrate them as time goes along!

Health Learning Source has been helping Mammographers build their career since 1998!

We’re so proud that now we are helping more Technologists build their careers not only in Mammography but also inBreast Ultrasound And CT Computed Tomography

ANY QUESTIONS? ANY COMMENTS? please contact us at:
Health Learning Source 1-888-308-5444 or Linda@healthlearningsource.com