CarePoint Health School of Radiology operates as the Hudson County Community College Radiography Program. It is a two-year education program covering both the theory and practice in radiography. The school seeks to develop radiographers possessing the intellectual, technical, moral and social qualities, which will enable them to fulfill the responsibilities of their profession, conscious of their obligation to mankind and to themselves.
The program is accredited by the Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology and approved by New Jersey Radiologic Technology Board of Examiners.
1. Students will possess the knowledge and skills to competently perform entry-level diagnostic imaging procedures.
- Students will provide competent patient care clinically to various cultural and diverse age groups.
- Students will perform diagnostic imaging procedures competently and use standardized radiation safety practices.
2. Students will use effective critical thinking and problem solving skills.
- Students will demonstrate intuitive critical thinking in the clinical setting.
- Students will learn how to manipulate equipment safely in order to obtain quality images that are of diagnostic value.
3. Students will use written and verbal communication skills capably.
- Students will demonstrate purposeful written and verbal communication skills in the health care environment.
- Students will deliver compassionate and professional patient care.
4. Students will value the need for professional growth and development.
- Students will understand and display desirable ethical standards for professional development and future employment.
- Students will be able to identify and apply their learned knowledge of professional responsibilities in the workforce.
For more information, please call the school registrar between the hours of 7:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., Monday through Friday at 201.360.4784.
The admissions and educational policies of CarePoint Health School of Radiography are non-discriminatory with respect to any legally protected status such as race, color, religion, gender, age, disability, national origin, and any other protected class.