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Course Description

NameQuality Management and Quality Assurance in Radiography
Credits5 ects
ObjectivesThe student
- can explain the essential concepts of quality management
- can apply the principles of quality management to clinical radiography
- understands the most important legislation and other regulations guiding the quality of radiography and is able to follow them at work
- can apply quality assessment methods
Content- the essential quality tools and concepts of quality management
- laws and regulations guiding quality management
- service quality
- clinical quality (skills, competence and patient safety)
- process quality
- technical quality
- clinical audit i.e. radiation safety audit and self-assessment
Requirements- Independent studies, online studies, completion of assignments as per instructions, online exams. Accepted completion of all online assignments and exams and their submission in Moodle by deadline.
Grading Scale0 - 5
Course materialTo be announced at the beginning of the course.
PrerequisitesRadioisotope Examinations ,Fluoroscopy Examinations , Plain Radiography, Basics of Radiotherapy, Computed Tomography Examinations, Ultrasound and Computed Tomography Examinations
Other Considerations
ContactPartanen Tuula, Laitinen Kaija


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