Support the medical imaging professional

Formats and tools

Unit Description
Reconstruct the unit from the xml and display it as an HTML page.
Assessment Tool
an assessor resource that builds a framework for writing an assessment tool
Assessment Template
generate a spreadsheet for marking this unit in a classroom environment. Put student names in the top row and check them off as they demonstrate competenece for each of the unit's elements and performance criteria.
Assessment Matrix
a slightly different format than the assessment template. A spreadsheet with unit names, elements and performance criteria in separate columns. Put assessment names in column headings to track which performance criteria each one covers. Good for ensuring that you've covered every one of the performance criteria with your assessment instrument (all assessement tools together).
Wiki Markup
mark up the unit in a wiki markup codes, ready to copy and paste into a wiki page. The output will work in most wikis but is designed to work particularly well as a Wikiversity learning project.
Evidence Guide
create an evidence guide for workplace assessment and RPL applicants
Competency Mapping Template
Unit of Competency Mapping – Information for Teachers/Assessors – Information for Learners. A template for developing assessments for a unit, which will help you to create valid, fair and reliable assessments for the unit, ready to give to trainers and students
Observation Checklist
create an observation checklist for workplace assessment and RPL applicants. This is similar to the evidence guide above, but a little shorter and friendlier on your printer. You will also need to create a seperate Assessor Marking Guide for guidelines on gathering evidence and a list of key points for each activity observed using the unit's range statement, required skills and evidence required (see the unit's html page for details)

Self Assessment Survey
A form for students to assess thier current skill levels against each of the unit's performance criteria. Cut and paste into a web document or print and distribute in hard copy.
Moodle Outcomes
Create a csv file of the unit's performance criteria to import into a moodle course as outcomes, ready to associate with each of your assignments. Here's a quick 'how to' for importing these into moodle 2.x
Registered Training Organisations
Trying to find someone to train or assess you? This link lists all the RTOs that are currently registered to deliver HLTMI302A, 'Support the medical imaging professional'.
Google Links
links to google searches, with filtering in place to maximise the usefulness of the returned results
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Elements and Performance Criteria



1. Contribute to set-up for medical imaging

1.1 Assist with examination room preparation and tidiness

1.2 Refill medical imaging paper printer and film printer

1.3 Assist with the maintenance of hard copy film processor, as directed

1.4 Safely transport mobile X-ray and ultrasound equipment, where required

1.5 Identify and report perceived equipment issues to the appropriate person

2. Clean medical imaging equipment and environment within scope of responsibility

2.1 Clean medical imaging equipment using appropriate materials and according to manufacturer's requirements when requested and according to instructions from a medical imaging professional

2.2 Clean examination rooms as required

2.3 Contribute to the maintenance of a tidy and clean medical imaging environment

2.4 Conduct cleaning according to infection control requirements

2.5 Document cleaning processes according to organisation protocols

2.6 Use and dispose of cleaning materials and other waste according to manufacturer and organisation guidelines

3. Maintain medical imaging stock

3.1 Maintain levels of disposable stock according to organisation protocols

3.2 Monitor medical imaging supplies and order where required

3.3 Maintain adequate stocks of clean linen

3.4 Monitor oxygen cylinders and order when required

4. Provide client support for the imaging process

4.1 Assist the medical imaging professional with client transfers and movement in a manner consistent with safety requirements, medical imaging requirements, relevant lifting policies and infection control requirements according to instructions from a medical imaging professional

4.2 Where required, assist with other client and process needs (as identified in the Range Statement) during the medical imaging process under the direction of the medical imaging professional

4.3 Ensure own actions do not compromise sterile field

5. Work safely in a medical radiation environment

5.1 Work in a manner consistent with radiation protection principles

5.2 Comply with organisation's radiation management plan

5.3 Use required personal protective equipment and personal monitoring in the medical imaging environment

54 Comply with all safety signs in the medical imaging environment

5.5 Report any concerns about radiation safety according to organisation protocols

Qualifications and Skillsets

HLTMI302A appears in the following qualifications:

  • HLT32507 - Certificate III in Health Services Assistance
  • HLT32407 - Certificate III in Allied Health Assistance
  • HLT42507 - Certificate IV in Allied Health Assistance