Archive For 2019

MR Image Quality

  Dec 23rd, 2019   -     1.0 CE Credit, Podcast   -  

1.0 CE Credits | MR Image Quality – Optimizing Clinical protocol for 3T  As part of our ongoing series “Optimizing Clincal Protocols for 3T our 2nd program will focus on MR Imaging Quality. Outline/Topics Signal to Noise Ratio What TR should I use? Contrast Imaging Triangle Contrast (SNR) Spatial Resolution Acquisition Time Noise Time Spent […]

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Turner Talks with Cheryl Turner: Guests Dusty York and Dr. Richard Fleming Discuss the Quantification Methods – Part 3 – Podcast

  Dec 18th, 2019   -     1.0 CE Credit, Podcast   -  

1.0 CE Credits | This discussion is about the ideas and theories of Dr Richard Fleming regarding the need for quantification in nuclear imaging. The group will talk about the differences between qualitative vs quantitative results and how this impacts patient diagnosis and treatment. Dr. Fleming will explain the sophistication of nuclear imaging, while discussing […]

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Clinical MRI at 3.0T Overview – Podcast

  Dec 15th, 2019   -     1.0 CE Credit, Podcast   -  

1.0 CE Credits | This 6-part series offers technologists a structured introduction to the basic concepts of scanning at 3 Tesla (3T). Many of the topics presented are intended to provide direction in optimizing clinical protocols for 3T. This program assumes the attendee has a basic knowledge and understanding of MR principles. Course Objectives: Benefits […]

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Turner Talks with Cheryl Turner with guest Jordan Johnson and Mary Cowan on Productivity

  Dec 11th, 2019   -     1.0 CE Credit, Podcast   -  

1.0 CE Credit | Turner Talks with Cheryl Turner: Leadership Topics – Productivity This course describes the CMS “Productivity over Patients” initiative which recently reached a 2 year milestone. Productivity and Efficiency measures were meant to be used as guidelines for improvement in quality and patient experience. Alternately, these measures have been used to justify the […]

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Pod | So you want to be a Nuclear Cardiology Technologist… What you need to know and what to study

  Dec 5th, 2019   -     1.0 CE Credit, Podcast   -  

(1.0 CE Credit) | COURSE DESCRIPTION This online presentation explores the steps needed to successfully sit for and pass the Nuclear Cardiac Technologist (NCT) Exam. The course reviews the subject matter that needs to be reviewed as well as explains the top suggestions that can help the NM Technologist prepare for and sit for the […]

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Turner Talks with Cheryl Turner and guests Dusty York and Dr. Richard Fleming Discuss the Quantification Methods – Part 2

  Dec 3rd, 2019   -     1.0 CE Credit, Podcast   -  

Part 2 | A continuation of last week’s Talk. | This discussion is about the ideas and theories of Dr. Richard Fleming regarding the need for quantification in nuclear imaging. The group will talk about the differences between qualitative vs quantitative results and how this impacts patient diagnosis and treatment. Dr. Fleming will explain the […]

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Turner Talks with Cheryl Turner and guests Dusty York and Dr. Richard Fleming Discuss the Quantification Methods

  Nov 26th, 2019   -     1.0 CE Credit, Podcast   -  

(1.0 CE Credit) | This discussion is about the ideas and theories of Dr. Richard Fleming regarding the need for quantification in nuclear imaging. The group will talk about the differences between qualitative vs quantitative results and how this impacts patient diagnosis and treatment. Dr. Fleming will explain the sophistication of nuclear imaging, while discussing the […]

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Education, Credentialing, and Licensure for Imaging Professionals

  Nov 21st, 2019   -     0.5 CE Credit, Podcast   -  

On this episode of Turner Talks, we will be discussing licensure and certification in the radiation sciences. Learn about professional recognition and specialty licensure, including the details on state licensure. What are the implications of varying requirements on those professionals that work as traveling technologists or therapists or for students looking for jobs in different […]

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Radiation Safety Protocols for Fluoroscopy: What are X-Rays?

     -     1.0 CE Credit, Podcast   -  

(1.0 CE Credit) X-rays have revolutionized medicine and enabled us to diagnose and help patients that would not have been possible without them. X-rays can cause acute harm, cancer and birth defects if not administered correctly and that is why practitioners must understand and manage patient dose and scattered radiation to insure overall safety. In […]

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Turner Talks with Cheryl Turner: Cross Training and Advancing Professional Credentials

  Nov 19th, 2019   -     1.0 CE Credit, Podcast   -  

(1.0 CE Credits) | Are you Cross Trained? If not, why not? Cheryl and Ron Jones – founder of the website TheRadiologicTechnologist.com – will talk about the benefits of Cross Training. Cheryl and Ron will start the conversation off by talking about the different professional credentials available to imaging healthcare professionals. After a review of […]

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