By the end of the program Technologists should be able to operate new features and perform basic to intermediate clinical applications on the Signa HDe2 1.5T.



COURSE LENGTH                              ACCREDITATION TYPE                                    CREDIT HOURS            COURSE ID
8 Onsite Days / 10 TVA Hours          CE, ASRT - Technologists/Allied Health           23 CE                          W0109MR


Week One Agenda

Day One:

  • Working Safely
  • System Hardware Overview
  • HIPAA Login Overview
  • Selecting Coils and Positioning the Patient
  • Scanning /Protocol Management and Workflow
  • Pre-scanning
  • Displaying Images
  • Filming Images
  • Managing Images
  • Patient Scanning

 Day Two:

  • Localizer PSDs
  • SE and IR Pulse Sequences
  • 2D/3D GRE and FGRE Pulse Sequences
  • 2D/3D FSE-XL Pulse Sequences2D/3D FRFSE-XL Pulse Sequences
  • SSFSE-XL Pulse Sequences
  • FLAIR Pulse Sequences
  • PROPELLER Pulse Sequences 

Day Three:

  • Imaging with ASSET
  • Imaging with the LAVA
  • Imaging with Non-Contrast MRA Pulse Sequences
  • Post Processing
  • Patient Scanning 

Day Four:

  • Improving Image Quality with Imaging Options & Image Enhance
  • Imaging Real-time with iDrive
  • Basic Gating and Triggering Set-up
  • Patient Scanning
  • Post Training Documentation

Week Two Agenda

Day One - Vascular Imaging:

  • SmartPrep/Step and FluoroTriggering
  • Vascular Imaging with TRICKS (Option)
  • Phase Contrast MRA Pulse Sequences
  • Imaging with Non-Contrast MRA Pulse Sequences Review
  • Patient Scanning

Day Two - Cardiac Imaging:

  • Spin Echo and FastCine Cardiac Pulse Sequences
  • Double/ Triple-IR Cardiac Pulse Sequences
  • 2D/3D FIESTA Cardiac Pulse Sequences
  • Time Course and Myocardial Evaluation Pulse Sequences
  • Performing Cardiac Analysis with ReportCARD
  • Patient Scanning

Day Three - Neuro Imaging & Orthopedic Imaging:

  • Echo Planar Pulse Sequences
  • Analyzing EPI Images with FuncTool Performance
  • PROPELLER Review (Option)
  • SV & 2D CSI Spectroscopy Sequences
  • Analyzing Spectroscopy Data with FuncTool Performance
  • Cartigram (Option)
  • Patient Scanning

Day Four - Body Imaging:

  • Breast Imaging with VIBRANT
  • Post Processing with FuncTool Performance
  • 2D/3D FIESTA and 3D FIESTA-C Pulse Sequences
  • Imaging with the LAVA Application Review
  • 2D/3D Dual Echo GRE Review
  • SSFSE and 2D/3DRFSE Review (MRCP)
  • Imaging with StarMAP (Option)
  • Patient Scanning
  • Post Training Documentation

Target Audience

This course is designed for MR Technologists who operate the Signa HDe2 1.5T system.    


This course has no prerequisite requirements.

Schedule / Registration

Please contact your GE Healthcare Representative for pricing and scheduling information.

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