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0.75 hours of ARRT Category A

Release Date:  11/30/2023

Expiratoin Date:  12/01/2024

The Relationship Between Patient Safety and Organizational Culture  

How does your organizational culture affect patient safety? 

Authors: Nicole Dhanraj, PhD, SHRM-SCP, GPHR, CSSB, CPPS, PMP, CRA, RT (R)(CT)(MR); Katherine Mohr, DBA, MA, RT(R)(CT), CRA 

The goal of this activity is for learners to be better able to manage department safety events using a just culture model. 

This activity is intended for intended for radiology administrators and managers, radiologic technologists, lead technologists, and modality leaders.


Upon completion of this activity, participants will have: 

Increased knowledge regarding the  

  • Effect of the work environment on patient safety   

  • Application of a just culture model to uncover the source of safety events in the healthcare setting  

Greater confidence in

  • Their ability to create a patient safety environment based on staff transparency and accountability 

This activity has been approved by the American Society of Radiologic Technologists (ASRT) for 0.75 hours of ARRT Category A continuing education credit.


  • At the conclusion of this lecture, close the Vimeo media window 
  • Return to the course in your account at 
  • From the COURSE HOME page, click the button for POSTTEST and for EVALUATION. 
  • A passing grade of at least 75% is required to receive credit. You may take the test up to a maximum of three times 
  • Upon receipt of a passing grade, you will be able to print a certificate of credit from your account at 


​​Nicole Dhanraj, PhD, SHRM-SCP, GPHR, CSSB, CPPS, PMP, CRA, RT (R)(CT)(MR) 
Dr Dhanraj is an experienced Systems Director with over 20 years of diagnostic radiology experience. She is a frequent guest lecturer with extensive experience in curriculum and instructional design.  

Dr Dhanraj’s current projects are focused on patient safety and improving the patient experience. She is most passionate about saving the world one image at a time!   

Katherine A. Mohr, DBA, MA, RT(R)(CT), CRA  
Dr Mohr is the Director of Imaging Services with Sinai Hospital in Baltimore, Maryland. For the past 8 years, she has served as an adjunct professor at the Community College of Baltimore County and has been a Medical Legal Consultant since 2014. Dr Mohr has earned a Master of Arts in Leadership and Management and a Doctorate in Business Administration. With more than 3 decades of diagnostic imaging experience, Dr Mohr applies her extensive expertise to mentoring and developing prospective leaders. Dr Mohr is passionate about mentoring up. She derives great satisfaction from watching employees' confidence grow as they advance through the ranks and become leading team members.   

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