By the end of the program, Technologists who attend the complete didactic segment will be able to use system features and perform basic to advanced procedures on the Signa Ovation MR system.



COURSE LENGTH                   ACCREDITATION TYPE                                    CREDIT HOURS           COURSE ID
 7 Days                                    CE, ASRT - Technologists/Allied Health            22.5 CE                         W0100MR


Phase One Agenda 

Day One: 

  • Working Safely 
  • Getting Started 
  • Selecting Coils and Positioning the Patient 
  • Scanning 
  • Displaying Images 
  • Filming Images 
  • Managing Images 
  • Patient Scanning 

Day Two: 

  • Localizer PSDs 
  • SE and IR Pulse Sequences 
  • T2 Propeller Pulse Sequences 
  • GRE/FGRE Pulse Sequences 
  • FSE-XL, FSEIR and FRFSE Pulse Sequences 
  • FLAIR Pulse Sequences 
  • 2D/3D SSFSE Pulse Sequences 
  • Patient Scanning 

Day Three: 

  • Improving Image Quality with Imaging Options 
  • 2D/3D TOF MRA Pulse Sequences 
  • Creating Vascular Projections with IVI 
  • Patient Scanning 

Day Four: 

  • Reformatting 
  • Post-processing with Basic Applications 
  • Gating and Triggering Set-up 
  • Patient Scanning 
  • Post Training Documentation 

Phase Two Agenda

Day One: 

  • Imaging with Line Scan and Multi-NEX SE EPI Diffusion 
  • Imaging with Multi-Shot EPI Pulse Sequences 
  • Analyzing Images with FuncTool 
  • Patient Scanning 

Day Two: 

  • CEMRA with SmartPrep /SmartStep, Fluoro Triggering & TRICKS 
  • Imaging with 2D/3D Fiesta and Fiesta-C 
  • Imaging with Fat / Water Separation 
  • Patient Scanning 

Day Three: 

  • Imaging with Cine and FastCine Pulse Sequences 
  • Imaging with FastCard Pulse Sequences 
  • Phase Contrast MRA Pulse Sequences 
  • Analyzing Phase Contrast Sequences 
  • Imaging with Gated TOF MRA Pulse Sequences 
  • Patient Scanning 
  • Post Training Documentation

Target Audience

This course is designed for MR Technologists who operate the Signa Ovation system.


This course has no prerequisite requirements.

Schedule / Registration

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

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