Sep 28, 2017
This webinar will provide you with valuable information on why we need to understand cultural sensitivity and how to overcome barriers to provide quality patient care to our changing populations. There will be discussions on patient behaviors, gaps in awareness and potential biases that hat may affect quality patient care. This webinar is an insightful look into the future cultural change that may be affecting our regions today.
Oct 27, 2017 to Oct 29, 2017
Innovations Symposium is an annual knowledge-sharing event designed exclusively for imaging professionals. Over the course of two-and-a-half days, you will have access to timely and relevant education to help you acquire the tools and knowledge you need to maximize the use of your Siemens Healthineers equipment and help you improve the level of care you deliver to your patients. You will also have ample time to learn from and share best practices with your colleagues.
Location: Québec City, QC, Canada
Nov 9, 2017
Free 1.5 ce webinar in celebration of Medical Radiation Technologist (MRT) week.
In this session we’ll look at the importance of proper positioning as it relates to revealing radiographic image anatomy. The principle of beam travel and profile imaging will be discussed as well as the impact of patient rotation on image acceptance.
Thursday November 9th
6 pm central time
Emphasizing applied management and leadership skills, this certificate program is designed for those new to their management role or thinking ahead towards a clinical leadership position. Four online courses, Leading and Managing People, Strategic and Operational Planning, Managing Quality and Managing Finances.
La formation «Offre active en santé» est une formation entièrement en ligne. Elle vise à vous sensibiliser à la valeur de l’offre active de services de santé dans la langue officielle au choix du patient et vous amener à reconnaître l’apport de cette offre pour des soins sécuritaires et de qualité, et également, vous permettre une prise de conscience du rôle important que doivent jouer tous les acteurs du milieu de la santé.
Le Consortium national de formation en santé est fier d’avoir contribuer à la création de cet atelier.
Mar 11, 2017 to Mar 14, 2017
The Program is a four day conference to serve to review and update current information on clinical MR and ultrasound imaging evaluation of musculoskeletal disorders with an emphasis on bone, muscle and soft-tissues. The role of imaging in the evaluation of specific patterns of sports-related musculoskeletal injury will be reviewed. Clinical-Radiologic Correlation of MSK abnormalities will be discussed. 4 x hands on live scanning workshops with the experts.
Location: Four Seasons Resort and Residences Whistler, Blackcomb Way, Whistler, BC, Canada
Presenter: Alan Thibeau, Professional Practice/Radiation Safety Manager, The Ottawa Hospital
• Identify the common factors that influence stress levels for MRTs
• Describe the importance of managing workplace stress
• Identify the common categories of stressors that affect each of us
• Identify the physical, mental and emotional components of stress and burnout symptoms
• Identify physical, mental and emotional ways to cope with stress
• Identify the key concepts of mindfulness practice and emotional intelligence
• CAMRT member fee: FREE
• Non-member fee: $30
Whether advocating for patients, leading team initiatives or managing others, leadership is a necessary skill for health care professionals. The Leadership in Health Care Graduate Certificate covers a wide range of organizational knowledge and leadership practices designed to enhance professional roles and prepare for career advancement. There are four online courses addressing fundamentals, ethics, organizational effectiveness and advanced practice.
This online educational series provides in-depth information about the needs and challenges of many different patient populations, and how to engage with them. The Diverse Populations series will prepare you to provide a comfortable and welcoming environment for all patients. The series includes information about the elderly, pediatric patients and the physically and mentally disabled. Cultural competency, health literacy and care for the chronically ill also are included.
2014-200 Chicago International Breast Course and Society for the Advancement of Women’s Imaging – 13 units
These 13 sessions recorded at the 2014 Chicago International Breast Course cover breast, ob/gyn, and pelvic imaging. Sessions can be purchased individually or bundled.
Put yourself in the shoes of a healthcare provider that must work as a Lyme disease patient as well as still practice as a full time technologist. Follow along with thenarrative, reimagine your practice experiencing what it is to work in a professional capacity with this debilitating disease and how this affects you in real life and practice. Recognizing signs and symptoms will help you understand your patient and create better care between client and provider.
Managing and storing digital images and information has become a critical concern in the health care arena. Imaging Informatics porfessionals play a key role in managing and sustaning this knowledg. Michener’s Imaging Informatics program incorporates four online theoretical courses, remote online lab sessions and a practicum.
This series provides vital information about the conceptual basis and practical processes of improving safety in medical environments. The Safety Essentials series will prepare you to provide a secure environment for your patients. Patient transfer and transport, risk management and infection control are just a few of the topics in this series designed to keep you and your patients safe from any hazard.
A one-hour pre-recorded webinar on breast ultrasound and correlation with other breast imaging modalities
Increasing awareness of Lyme Disease as a real and debilitating illness that is very difficult to identify and treat. With no standard protocols for treatment, Lyme disease is going unrecognized. Recognizing signs and symptoms will help you understand your patient and create better care between client and provider.
Hands-on workshop will provide introduction to basic drug and contrast pharmacology. Inserting and maintaining IV’s will be followed by preparing and administering contrast materials, with a focus on recognizing adverse reactions. Certificate of completion granted after meeting the competencies.
Location: Toronto, ON, Canada
May 12, 2016
This workshop is deisgned for Sonographers who would like to learn more about Musculoskeletal Ultrasound in a supervised hands-on environment.
Location: Ottawa, ON, Canada
Technology for Diagnostic Sonography provides clear, in-depth coverage of physics principles, ultrasound transducers, pulse echo instrumentation, Doppler instrumentation, clinical safety, and quality control. It includes the latest information on real-time imaging techniques, plus a comprehensive discussion of image artifacts. With wide-ranging online review questions, it also offers ample opportunities to assess your learning progress.
A one-hour pre-recorded webinar on the benefits of shear-wave elastography as an adjunct to breast ultrasound
Facts, tips and tricks to protect everyone you love from Ticks and the diseases they carry; this course seeks to provide knowledge of signs, symptoms of a disease that mimics and presents as many other diseases. Learn to recognize the existence of this disease in your personal and professional life to create greater care, empathy and understanding to those around you. Do you remember the TV show Dr. House? Maybe you can be somebody’s Dr. House!
Oct 1, 2016
This program is intended to provide practicing Sonographers with relevant and accessible information important to the sonographic assessment of the hip, thigh and pelvis.
Location: Vancouver, BC, Canada
The reading covers all aspects of biology as the science of life – a good review of the basics for the imaging technologist. With several easy-to-read diagrams and a thorough explanation each topic – complex biological subjects are made clear. It covers many areas such as biology of the cell, DNA and gene expression, human biology, as well as many others. The course material would be suitable for any imaging modality.
French for Healthcare Professionals
This program will help improve communication between French patients and their healthcare professional. Exchange of ideas and opinions lead to critical thinking that allows the sharing of knowledge and experience to support learning. Students will learn how to communicate to opinion-based questions and provide advice on various topics and will learn how to respond to questions based on practical knowledge. Lectures emphasize oral and written undertanding as well as written and oral expressions. The program consists of 5 intermediate and 5 Advanced level courses. FSL skills must be at Intermediate Level 3.
A one-hour pre-recorded webinar on contrast-enhanced abdominal ultrasound : patient indications; liver mass characterization; visualization of vascularity and structures; and the evidence for and obstacles of using CEUS
Diversity training, understanding and implementation in professional and personal lives leads to bringing about change to create highly functional places of work as well as bringing out the best in the people that we care for. Healthcare providers, and institutions and individuals can break down the barriers that lead to mistakes and miscommunications.
Refresh previous cross-sectional anatomy knowledge through exposure to images obtained via different modalities. In addition to computed tomography (CT) and magenetic resonance (MR) images, the learner will also study images from ultrasound and PET/CT. Learners will be required to identify structures on cross-sectional images as well as describe relationships between adjacent structures. Flexible online delivery format.
The reading covers several intricate aspects of microbiology – a good review of the basics for the imaging technologist. With several easy-to-read diagrams and a thorough explanation in each area – topics are dissected in a clear and organized fashion. The material covers bacteria (reproduction, nutrition, growth, and replication), protein synthesis, genetic mutation, viruses, fungi, disease, toxins – and several others. This course would be suitable for any imaging modality.
This program is divided into 10 courses designed to enable you to learn French quickly, regardless of your level. While each of the courses stands alone, the levels provide you with a building block approach to learning the language easily. If you are not a beginner level, we have an assessment test to determine your entry level. Learning French in a French college, it’s the obvious choice!
A one-hour pre-recorded webinar on contrast-enhanced cardiac echocardiography: patient indications; how contrast better delineates LV function than non-contrast echo; benefits and risks; and recent studies on how contrast echo shows promise for drug and gene delivery
This flexible online course will introduce the concept of “red dot systems”, provide the MRT with a systematic method for reviewing radiographs and will provide information on the clinical assessment, radiography and image interpretation of each anatomical area.