MI 449 - Imaging Informatics Externship

(Minimum of 180 hours of clinical experience per semester. Some clinical sites require more than the minimum 180 hours. Students will comply with all the clinical site requirements.) This course is designed to provide students with hands-on experience in a supervised clinical setting. Working closely with a designated liaison, the student will apply concepts learned in their coursework to performance of digital imaging and PACS related procedures. The student will be exposed to a variety of issues and problems that will require them to contribute successful solutions. Projects, writing assignments and demonstration of prescribed competency procedures are requirements of the course. This externship will be followed by the advanced level externship course MI 450.

Semester hours: 3.0

Prerequisites:

  • MI 453 - Organizational Planning and Vision for Medical Imaging Informatics
  • MI 454 - Advanced Assessment and Application for Medical Imaging Informatics

Co-requisites:

  • MI 453 - Organizational Planning and Vision for Medical Imaging Informatics
  • MI 454 - Advanced Assessment and Application for Medical Imaging Informatics

Restrictions and Notes:

  • When the courses are taken concurrently, failure of MI 447 and/or MI 448 will result in automatic failure of MI 449.

Last updated: 04/13/2022