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This program instructs Mammography Technologists in basic and intermediate positioning following the ACR recommendations on Senographe systems. Instruction is delivered by a GE Mammography Applications Specialist at the customer facility and focuses on system operation and patient procedures. This training produces the best results when a group of 2 to 4 Mammography Technologists is dedicated to the complete training session. It is also critical that key Radiologists are available to direct patient procedures and review images. In addition, the patient schedule should be modified as indicated in the agenda to allow time for instruction.
By the end of the program, Technologists who attend the complete training agenda will be able to use the system features and perform basic to intermediate procedures as described in the skill inventory included in the TiP training package.
- System Functions
- Breast Anatomy
- ACR Guidelines
- Basic Positioning and Image Critique
- Intermediate Positioning and Image Critique
- Advanced Positioning and Image Critique
- Implant Positioning and Image Critique
- Problem Solving
- Optional Positioning and Image Critique
- Patient Imaging / Positioning
This course is designed for Mammography Technologists who operate the GE Mammography systems.
This course has no prerequisite requirements.