Learn to care for patients with a Clinical Assistant with Limited Medical Radiography diploma.

The purpose of the Clinical Assistant with Limited Medical Radiography (LMR) diploma is to prepare you to provide quality health service by performance of clinical skills in a medical office or clinic. This program also provides a progressive academic and clinical educational environment by training you to become highly competent and qualified to administer ionizing radiation for medical diagnostic imaging purposes, while preparing you for future licensing examination.

Upon successful completion of this program, you will be able to:

  • Demonstrate safe practices in the performance of clinical procedures required by physicals, including CPR and first aid
  • Accurately perform limited waived medical laboratory tests and diagnostic procedures, including electrocardiograms (EKGs)
  • Administer ionizing radiation (x-rays) for medical diagnostic imaging purposes

Due to the administrative content of the Clinical Assistant with LMR program, you will be eligible to sit for certification through the American Medical Technologists (AMT) as a Registered Medical Assistant (RMA) after graduation.

If you'd like to learn more about Spencerian's Clinical Assistant with Limited Medical Radiography program, request more information or if you're ready to get started, enroll today!

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More Program Information

Class Title
Credit Hours
110 College Success Strategies
2
121 English I
4
130 Keyboarding
5
151 College Mathematics
4
165* Electronic Records Management
3
171 Medical Law & Ethics
4
172 Anatomy & Physiology I
4
173 Anatomy & Physiology II
4
176 Medical Terminology
4
177 Pharmacology/Laboratory
4
Terminology
4
211 Health & Safety Techniques
3
212 Medical Lab Procedures
6
213 Advanced Clinical Skills
3
245 Career Development
2
274 Medical Assisting Techniques
3
277 Introduction to Medical Coding
3
278** Clinical Practicum
3
296*** Medical Administrative Practicum
2
LMR201 Radiographic Imaging
4
LMR300^ Limited Medical Radiography
5
Clinical I
LMR301^ Limited Medical Radiography
7
Clinical II
LMR400 Limited Medical Radiography
3
Certification Review
RAD100 Introduction to Radiography
4
RAD102 Introduction to Radiographic
3
Clinical Topics I
RAD121 Radiographic Positioning I
6
RAD131 Radiographic Positioning II
3
Total Credit Hours
98

*Course offered in the day and online divisions only.

**The Clinical Practicum consists of 96 hours of on-the-job training which is taken after all other course work is completed. Students may not receive payment/reimbursement of any type for clinical and/or practicum hours required in their academic program. Students may also not perform these clinical and/or practicum hours with their employer in the capacity of their regular position. Due to facility availability, all practicum hours must be completed during the day.

***The Medical Administrative Practicum consists of 64 hours of on-the-job training which is taken after all other course work is completed. Students may not receive payment/reimbursement of any type for clinical and/or practicum hours required in their academic program. Students may also not perform these clinical and/or practicum hours with their employer in the capacity of their regular position.

^The LMR clinical requirement consists of a minimum of 370 hours. Due to availability of clinical space, these hours must be completed during the day.

The Clinical practicum consists of 96 hours of on-the-job training which is taken after all other course work is completed. Students may not receive payment/reimbursement of any type for clinical and/or practicum hours required in their academic program. Students may also not perform these clinical and/ or practicum hours with their employer in the capacity of their regular position.
The LMR clinical requirement consists of 370 hours. Due to availability of clinical space, these hours must be completed during the day.

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Louisville Campus
This program is offered at the following campus:
  • Louisville Campus

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