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Layne C. Mitchell, MBA, RT (R)(CT)         
Executive Director of Diagnostic Imaging
Northeast Georgia Health System
Hospital Administrator
Northeast Georgia Medical Center Lumpkin
Gainesville, GA


Imaging Leadership and Operations Management 
Patient-Centered Leadership in Radiology

The 4th in a series of four one-hour Virtual Lectures intended for Radiology Administrators and Managers, Radiologic Technologists, Lead Technologists, and Modality Leader


LEAN Principles in Radiology

November 11 | 2020
12:00 pm - 1:00 PM EASTERN

Format: Virtual Lecture Series
Physician Credit: No MD credit available
RT Credit: 1.0 ARRT Category A - For RT credit, click ENROLL NOW on this page
Tuition  Free

LEAN is not a scary word. Join Layne Mitchell for an interactive discussion and how radiology operations can be transformed to be better, smarter, and faster through process improvement and elimination of waste in healthcare management.

Upon completion of this activity, participants will have increased knowledge regarding:

  • How to maximize available resources in the radiology department
  • The basic principles of quality and process improvement

This activity has been aproved by the American Society of Radiologic Technologists (ASRT) for 1.0 hour of ARRT Category A continuing education credit.


  1. To receive credit, each participant must attend the entire session.
  2. Upon verification of your participation, you will receive an email from ICPME two weeks after the event with instructions to print your certificate of credit. You will not be able to print your certificate until that time.
  3. Your certificate of credit will remain in your account at as a permanent record of your participation.

Layne C. Mitchell, MBA, RT (R)(CT)         
Executive Director of Diagnostic Imaging
Northeast Georgia Health System
Grovetown, GA

Mr. Mitchell currently serves as the Executive Director of Diagnostic Imaging for the Northeast Georgia Health System with oversite of four hospitals and four imaging centers.

Prior to his recent move to the Northeast Georgia Health System, Mr. Mitchell was employed for more than 25 years with Augusta University Medical system and the Medical College of Georgia. He started his career as a CT Tech and proceeded to assume multiple levels of leadership responsibilities.

Mr. Mitchell has received several awards, including the Employee Ambassador Award in 2006, the Superior Employee Award in 2011, and the Outstanding Community Service Award in 2016. He has served as President of the Association of Administrators in Academic Radiology (AAARAD) and has previously served as a Patient Reviewer for Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI) and as a Patient Experience Operations Committee member.

He is a member of several professional societies, including the American Society of Radiologic Technologists, Radiology Business Management Association, Association for Medical Imaging Management, and the Association of Administrators in Academic Radiology.

Mr. Mitchell is passionate about creating a positive patient experience in the radiology suite and deploying LEAN processes to improve all aspects of everyday operations.

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