• Ethics and CT Dose Reduction for Physicians (Online)

**The link to this online CE activity will be delivered via email. Access the online link for reading material, take the post test (at your convenience), and receive certificate online immediately after successful completion of test.

Objectives

At the completion of this course, the learner will be able to:

  • Define Assault and False Imprisonment.*

  • Describe the meaning of respondent superior

  • Discuss the most common errors in medical imaging

  • Define stochastic and deterministic effects*

  • Describe the operators role in dose administration

  • Discuss determinates of radiation dose

Course Topics

Dead or Alive: Ethics in Imaging

  • •       Legal Definitions

    •       Informed Consent

    •       Risks

    •       Case Scenarios

    CT Dose Reduction

    •       Risks

    •       Parameters Affecting Dose Rates

    •       Shielding Do’s and Don’ts 

Target Audience

  • Physicians

CME Credit

  • "The Advanced Health Education Center is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians."
  • "The Advanced Health Education Center designates this education activity for a maximum of 3 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM. Physician should claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity."

 

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The Advanced Health Education Center is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians. The Advanced Health Education Center designates this educational activity for a maximum of 3 hours AMA PRA Category I™.
Wilbur Reddinger, Jr. , M.S.R.S., R.T. (R)(CT)(MR)(MRSO)(MRSCu2122)

Wilbur (Wil) L. Reddinger Jr., M.S.R.S., R.T. (R)(CT)(MR)(MRSO)(MRSC™) has more than 30 years experience across a broad spectrum of Radiology/Imaging department positions and modalities. He is knowledgeable and experienced in imaging operations and regulations. His leadership expertise is in full-service radiology operations, including Regulatory Affairs, Compliance and Policy Administration. In depth knowledge/experience with the Joint Commission Standards/National Patient Safety Goals, Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services Conditions of Participation, American College of Radiology Guidelines for Accreditation, Intersocietal Accreditation Commission, FDA Mammography Quality Standards Act and Program as well as various state Department of Health and Human Services. Specialty in staff and provider training and development, as an Educator in several JRCERT accredited Medical Imaging college-based programs. Wil has a proven ability in building strong relationships with physicians and healthcare providers throughout healthcare systems, collaborating to overcome any and all obstacles, anticipated and unanticipated, in the current environment.

Ethics and CT Dose Reduction for Physicians (Online)

  • Course ID: Homestudy-EthicsMD-105-o
  • Credit: 3 AMA PRA Category 1™
  • Instructor: Wilbur Reddinger, Jr. , M.S.R.S., R.T. (R)(CT)(MR)(MRSO)(MRSCu2122)
  • Expiration Date: 12-31-2022
  • $59.95