Mission & Goals

UNMC Mission

We are Nebraska Medicine and UNMC.
Our mission is to lead the world in transforming lives to create a healthy future for all individuals and communities through premier educational programs, innovative research and extraordinary patient care.

MITS Mission Statement

The Department of Medical Imaging & Therapeutic Sciences provides a premier educational environment that prepares competent entry-level professionals who demonstrate the highest quality of patient care, safety, and service.

Goals

To uphold our Mission, the Radiography Program has the following goals and student learning outcomes:

  1. Students will be clinically competent.
    • Student Learning Outcome: Students will apply positioning skills.
    • Student Learning Outcome: Students will select technical factors.
    • Student Learning Outcome: Students will utilize radiation protection.
  2. Students will demonstrate communication skills.
    • Student Learning Outcome: Students will demonstrate written communication skills.
    • Student Learning Outcome: Students will demonstrate oral communication skills.
  3. Students will develop critical thinking skills.
    • Student Learning Outcome: Students will adapt standard procedures for non-routine patients.
    • Student Learning Outcome: Students will critique images to determine diagnostic quality.
  4. Students will model professionalism.
    • Student Learning Outcome: Students will perform in an ethical manner.
    • Student Learning Outcome: Students will demonstrate professional behavior.
  5. UNMC Values