Limited Medical Radiography with Medical Assisting Overview

Limited Medical Radiography with Medical Assisting

Program overview:

  • 17-Month Associates Degree Program
  • Daytime Classes

Program graduates are eligible to take:

  • The Kentucky Limited Radiography examination administered by the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT)
  • The NHA (National Healthcareer Association) exam for Clinical Medical Assistant (CMAA)

The Limited Radiography with Medical Assisting program combines education and certifications in X-ray and Medical assisting with one convenient Associate level program.

Under the direction of experienced and credentialed staff, students will participate in both classroom and hands-on laboratory study of x-ray and patient care procedures.

Students will learn the specialized skills of a Limited Medical Radiographer; such as setting up and operating the X-ray machine, positioning the patient for procedures, x-ray anatomy and calculating the dosage of radiation needed to create a quality x-ray for the physician.

In addition to being trained and certified in the field of Limited Medical Radiography you will also learn the hands-on patient care skills necessary to become a certified Medical Assistant.

The Limited Medical Radiography with Medical Assisting program is approved by the Kentucky Board of Medical Imaging and Radiation Therapy (KBMIRT). Graduates are eligible to take the Kentucky Limited Radiography certification examination administered by the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists, as well as the Clinical Medical Assistant Certification (CCMA) offered through the National Healthcareer Association (NHA).

Career Choices

  • Doctors offices
  • Chiropractors offices
  • Immediate care centers
  • Outpatient care centers
  • Medical clinics

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Classes are enrolling now! If you’re interested in this program or would like more information about ATA, please contact us online or call 502-371-8383 for more information.

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Standard Occupations Classification (SOC)

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