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 medical imaging and therapy programs within the Department of Clinical, Diagnostic & Therapeutic Sciences are mission-driven to provide a premier educational environment that prepares competent entry-level professionals who demonstrate the highest quality of patient-centered 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.
UNMC Values