Dr. Julie Decker is teaching nurses how to provide compassionate care for veterans in a hospital setting. She co-authored a chapter in the book Veteran-centered Care in Education and Practice: An Essential Guide for Nursing Faculty, which focuses on educating nurses on understanding why and how veteran patients may need specialized care due to trauma, exposure, and other factors relating to their military service. The book has received two awards. The Sigma Theta Tau 2021 [...]
Sarah Rimini knew that she was destined for a medical career, but she also knew that nursing wasn’t a good fit for her. That’s when she learned about medical imaging. “Radiography and Medical Imaging seemed very interesting and unique with lots of options and routes to grow into as my career developed,” Sarah said. A member of the Mount Aloysius Medical Imaging Class of 2005, Sarah is now the Director of the Radiology 3D Imaging [...]
Jessica Bressler, ‘17, ‘19, always knew she wanted to work in the healthcare field, but it wasn’t until she was in her clinical rotation as a medical imaging major that she found what she really wanted to do. “Hospital administration touches so many more patients’ lives and gets more exposure for what they’re doing in healthcare. That’s what drove me to make the switch,” Jess said. After graduating with her associate degree in medical imaging, [...]
Hello fellow Mounties, My name is Jacob Pasley and I am another proud Mount Aloysius Alumni. I wanted to reach out to share my experiences and what I realized about the time I spent at Mount Aloysius College. I earned my Bachelors of Science Degree in Medical Imaging and Radiography at Mount Aloysius College in December of 2018. I left college uncertain of where my degree would take me, what opportunities I would have, and [...]
Pierce Health and Science Hall is a 31,000 square-foot facility which houses all laboratory science courses and certain allied health programs providing state-of-the-art instructional resources. The addition includes simulation labs that resemble real hospital wings, study lounges and classrooms.
Rachel Harris, ‘16, earned both an associates and bachelors degree in Medical Imaging and is now working as an MRI technologist at The Cleveland Clinic in Cleveland, Ohio. She has held this position for two years and is honored to be using groundbreaking, life changing technology to offer world class care to her patients through one of the top hospitals in the United States. Rachel treats patients that come to the clinic from across the [...]
Bradley Mikitko graduated from MAC with an Associates Degree in 2012 and a Bachelor's Degree in 2014 for Medical Imaging and Radiation Sciences focusing on Radiography and Magnetic Resonance Imaging. He is now a full-time MRI technologist at Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center and College of Medicine and has held this position for four years. Brad’s daily duties include performing a variety of imaging exams on pediatric, adult, and geriatic patients. At [...]