Aurora St. Luke's Medical Center School of Radiologic Technology

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About Us

Aurora St. Luke's Medical Center School of Radiologic Technology is a 24-month, full-time, hospital-based program dedicated to preparing individuals for a rewarding career in medical imaging. The academic and clinical components are designed to provide qualified applicants with the knowledge and skills essential for an entry-level radiographer. New classes begin in September following the Labor Day holiday. Graduates are eligible to apply for American Registry of Radiologic Technologists certification in Radiography.

Accreditation

Our radiography program is accredited by the Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology (JRCERT). Aurora St. Luke's Medical Center and the clinical affiliates are accredited by the Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations (JCAHO).

The Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology
20 North Wacker Drive, Suite 2852
Chicago, IL 60606-2901
(312) 704-5300
mail@jrcert.org
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Mission Statement

At Aurora St. Luke's Medical Center School of Radiologic Technology we are committed to the education of student radiographers in the art and science of medical radiography. We strive to impart the knowledge, skills, abilities and values our students will need to deliver personalized, quality health care to their patients.

Program Goals/Student Learning Outcomes

Goal 1: Students will demonstrate clinical competence.
Student Learning Outcomes: Students will apply positioning skills.
Students will select appropriate technical factors.
Students will practice radiation protection.
Goal 2: Students will be able to communicate effectively.
Student Learning Outcomes: Students will use effective oral communication skills.
Students will practice written communication skills.
Goal 3: Students will use critical thinking and problem solving skills.
Student Learning Outcome: Students will adapt for non-routine procedures.
Goal 4: Student will evaluate the importance of professional growth and development.
Student Learning Outcome: Students will demonstrate understanding of professionalism in field of radiography.
Goal 5: The program will graduate entry-level technologists.
Program Effectiveness Outcomes: Students will pass the ARTRT national certification on the 1st attempt.
Of those pursuing employment, students will be gainfully employed within 6 months post-graduation.
Students will complete the program within 24 months.
Students will be satisfied with their education.
Employers will be satisfied with the graduate's performance.

Academic Facilities

The School of Radiologic Technology offices, classroom and laboratory facilities are located at:

Aurora Health Center - Airport
180 West Grange Avenue
Milwaukee, WI 53207

Clinical Facilities

The program maintains various clinical sites to give students a diverse educational experience.

Major clinical sites

Clinical affiliates

Disclaimer

While every effort is made to provide accurate and current information, Aurora St. Luke's Medical Center School of Radiologic Technology reserves the right to change statements in this catalog without notice.

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