Bone Densitometry 201 [9:00 am CST] (Live Webinar)

Bone Densitometry 201 [9:00 am CST] (Live Webinar)
Course ID: Webinar-BD201-3208-169
Event Location:Advanced Health Education Center, 8502 Tybor Drive, Houston, Texas, USA, 77074
Credit: 2 Category A credits Direct
Date: 05/16/2018 09:00 am - 05/16/2018 11:00 am
Instructor : Lesa Mohr BSRS, RT(R)(QM)(BD)
Price: $34.95
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Register online or call 1-800-239-1361 at least 2 hours before the course start time. 

**AHEC Live Webinars and Simulcasts are hosted through Zoom. You can use a computer/laptop or an Android/iOS mobile device. Click the following link to download the required plugin for "Zoom Client for Meetings": https://www.zoom.us/download. Please scroll down to view the system requirements for Zoom. For detailed instructions on preparation and completion of a webinar or simulcast click this LINK.**

*This live, instructor-directed course meets the Texas Medical Board requirements for all registered Medical Radiologic Technologists to obtain at least 3 hours of instructor-directed continuing education. Please refer to the TMB website for more information at this LINK

Course Topics:

DXA Imaging Basics

  • Indications
  • Types of Bone Mass Measurements
  • DXA Basics
  • Equipment Basics
  • What’s a Normal Result

Anatomy Measured

  • PA Lumber Spine
  • Left and/or Right Hip
  • Forearm
  • Analyzing the Results 101

Course Objectives:

At the conclusion of this course, participants should be able to:

  1. Name two methods of measuring bone mass.
  2. Discuss the principles of bone densitometry.
  3. Describe why bone mass is best measured in certain bones.

Start Time Based on Time Zone:

  • 10:00 AM Eastern
  • 9:00 AM  Central
  • 8:00 AM  Mountain
  • 7:00 AM  Pacific
  • 6:00 AM  Alaska
  • 5:00 AM  Hawaii

You must watch the entire webinar session. If you log in 15 minutes after the webinar has started, you will not be issued a certificate. The system we use monitors interactivity and will provide us with a report.

Advanced Health Education Center, Ltd. Webinar Cancellation & Refund Policy

  • Advanced Health Education Center (AHEC) decides the Monday prior to the webinar date if an AHEC Live Webinar will be cancelled.
  • AHEC reserves the right to substitute an instructor's program if the initial instructor program is not available.
  • If AHEC cancels a webinar, the participant will be awarded one of the following: a full refund, a tuition credit to be used within the next year, or a transfer into another webinar course of equal or lesser value (before discounts). If the participant chooses to transfer to a webinar of higher value, the participant is resonsible for the price difference.
  • Any participant cancellations received by 5pm CST the day prior to the course date will be allowed a tuition credit. There are no refunds.
  • If a participant neglects to contact AHEC prior to the course and does not attend, the tuition paid is forfeited to AHEC and no tuition credits are granted.

System Requirements:

  • An internet connection (broadband wired or wireless – 3G or 4G/LTE)
  • Speakers or headphones
  • Operating Systems:
    • MacOS 10.6.8 (Snow Leopard) or later
    • Windows 8/8.1
    • Windows 7
    • Windows Vista with SP1 or later
    • Windows XP with SP3 or later
  • Tablets:
    • Surface PRO 2 with Windows 8.1
    • iOS and Android devices
  • Web Browsers:
    • Windows Internet Explorer 7+
    • Firefox
    • Chrome
    • Safari 5+
    • Opera 12+

**For more information on the system requirements please click this LINK

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This program provides AHRA Category A continuing education credit for radiologic technologists recognized by the ARRT and various licensure states. You must attend the entire program to receive your certificate of completion.
Lesa Mohr BSRS, RT(R)(QM)(BD)

Lesa Mohr is the Vice President of Educational Services and Special Projects for the Advanced Health Education Center. Lesa joined AHEC in 2009 as a full time member of the team. She originally began with our company as a project manager and faculty back in 1995 and ran various educational and government programs for six years. Lesa was Quality Control Supervisor at Methodist Hospital, and later the Assistant Director at St. Luke's and Texas Children's Hospitals. Lesa has extensive background experience in clinical quality control, quality management, and bone densitometry.