Course Catalog - Virtual Continuing Medical Education

Course Description

Course Information

Course: ASRT Authored Courses, ASRT Authored Courses, Leadership Essential Series, Management Courses

Module: Leadership Essentials Module 5: Quality Standards

Module Description:
Audience: Radiologic Technologists, Managers
This module will expand your knowledge of quality management practices. It describes the history of quality management, each element of the Plan-Do-Check-Act (PDCA) cycle and four quality compliance systems. You will discover more about the accreditation process, the agencies that offer accreditation and discover how to apply fundamental quality principles to any health care organization.

This activity may be available in multiple formats or from different sponsors. ARRT regulations state that an individual may not repeat a self-learning activity for credit if it was reported in the same or any subsequent biennium.

Learning Objectives
Upon completion of this module, the participant will be able to:
• Describe the history of quality management.
• Describe each element of the Plan-Do-Check-Act (PDCA) cycle.
• Discuss 4 quality compliance systems.
• Explain the accreditation process and the agencies that offer accreditation.
• Apply fundamental quality principles and tools to a health care organization.

Author: ASRT: American Society of Radiologic Technologists
About the author: The mission of the American Society of Radiologic Technologists is to advance the medical imaging and radiation therapy profession and to enhance the quality of patient care.
Sponsor and/or Accreditation: American Society of Radiologic Technologists
Credits: 1.00
Price: $20.00
Module Expiration Date:
3/1/2020: 12:00 PM(Eastern Time)
Study Days Available:
4 months and 14 days