There is still time to apply for the Mercy X-ray Program ~ an extension has been granted for the College A&P I requirement and for turning in application documents until Friday, January 23, 2015. High school & college applicants can still interview even if you have been unable to register for the A&P I course yet. There will be one additional information session for those applying ~ Friday, January 23rd from 1-3PM. Call with questions: 641-428-6079 or to pre-register, meeting location TBD.
In the fulfilling career of a radiographer you will perform x-ray examinations, assist Radiologists in various medical procedures using state-of-the-art equipment, work in a caring environment, and have the opportunity to work with a variety of patients ranging from newborns to geriatrics. Mercy Medical Center - North Iowa provides the following information to help you make an informed decision about a career in health care.
Since 1947, Mercy Medical Center-North Iowa has offered instructional and clinical training program to those who wish to become registered as radiologic technologists.
Since 2010, Mercy graduates also have the option of completing an Associate of Applied Science degree in Radiologic Technology through North Iowa Area Community College (NIACC). NIACC is located at 500 College Drive in Mason City. Further information on the NIACC courses needed for A.A.S completion can be found on this website and also at http://www.niacc.edu/academics/career-clusters/radiologic-technology/
The program is accredited by:
The Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technolgy
20 North Wacker Drive
Chicago, IL 60606-3182
Effectiveness data from all accredited programs is available:
- Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology website (http://www.jrcert.org/)
- Our data can also be viewed from our website by clicking on the link on the left side of the screen labeled "Effectiveness Data".
If interested, all application documents (including fee and recommendations) must be postmarked by January 23 for the class that begins the following August!
For questions call 641-428-6079 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.