Specialized Topics in Areas of Radiologic Sciences
Specialized Topics in Areas of Radiologic Sciences
Specialized Topics in Areas of Radiologic Sciences
P.O. Box 2931 * Toledo, Ohio 43606
(419) 471-1973
E-mail: info@xrayhomestudies.com

Licensed GXMO/LSO Order Form for Continuing Education Products

****LICENSED GXMO INFORMATION****

**Beginning April 1, 2012, the Ohio Department of Health has approved self-learning (home study) products for license renewal. You no longer have to attend in person presentations! The advantages are as follows:
  • You no longer have to be away from work and home for 2 days and have associated travel expenses.
  • You may select either DVD, CD, hard copy booklets or published books books as listed below.
  • These are NOT ONLINE COURSES so you do not have to be "glued" to your computer!
  • You can order anytime in advance of the expiration date of your license.
  • You do NOT have to stay in Radiation Protection & Safety anymore. You have a HUGE selection of NEW topics for your expanded knowledge base.
  • Home studies are LESS expensive than in person presentations, especially if youíre paying it YOURSELF.
  • You may work at your leisure.
  • You receive a signed certificate of completion just as if you were in an in person course after you submit the post test to assess that learning has occurred.
  • Since April 1, 2012, we now have hundreds of gxmos and non-licensed training folks using home studies!
  • No one has come anywhere near failing the post tests since itís OPEN BOOK!
  • Home study accommodates gxmos on DEADLINES when it may be impossible to find a conference date.
  • Employers do NOT need to rearrange their staff and patient schedules to accommodate conference time.
  • Doctors & Nurses can get ONA and AMA CE credit by using our GXMO/LSO CE Order Form tab on the web site.
  • Our staff is always available to assist with your personal needs.
  • We will conduct in person presentations for groups, professional organizations / other interested parties upon request.
****NON-LICENSED APPLICANT INFORMATION****

**As of July 25, 2012 non-licensed folks in Ohio in training CAN NOW complete self/distance learning products by clicking on the GXMO Training tab on the home page.

How self-learning (home study) products work: You select either a DVD/ hard copy published booklet/published textbook or CD on a topic of interest for your needed CE credits. A single gxmo selection includes 1 study topic of your choice and 1 post test. You submit the order form with payment as check or money order. We fill the order the same day we receive it in the S.T.A.R.S. office. You complete the reading or watching of the content, select the answers on the post test and return the completed post test to the S.T.A.R.S. office for evaluation. You need to get a 75% or better to receive a certificate of completion. If you do not, we send the post test back to you for correction and re-evaluate it again at NO charge. Itís an OPEN BOOK test. Donít get too EXCITED! You can do it successfully the first time!!

Orders & post tests are processed on the same day of receipt to the S.T.A.R.S. office.
Original signed certificates with accreditation numbers are prepared and mailed out on the same day of receipt in the S.T.A.R.S. office.
Others can share the sets by ordering additional Post Tests for the equivalent number of CE credits at a reduced fee!
Group orders need to have names and optional social security numbers for each participant for our computerized database record-keeping.
Misplaced/lost certificates will be replaced with a new original certificate for a $5 fee each.

*Send your name, address, order form & check or money order including a $10 shipping & handling fee for priority mail delivery within 2-3 days per order of 1-2 items made out to:

Carolyn J. Frigmanski, M.A.,B.S.R.T. ģ c/o S.T.A.R.S.
P.O. Box 2931 Toledo, Ohio 43606

No credit card, fax or telephone orders accepted due to the risk of identity theft!


Overnight/express mail needs to be sent to my home address with no signature required so that delays are not experienced in processing your request. Please call me at 419-471-1973 for details.

Call the S.T.A.R.S. office at (419) 471 - 1973 or email us at info@xrayhomestudies.com. for information.
Office hours are 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. Monday through Friday Eastern Standard Time.

No. of SetsThe contents of each approved Ohio Department of Health set for individual GXMO use includes the media you prefer as DVD, CD, Booklet and/or Book format choices
and 1 post test!
Additional hard copy post tests can be ordered for other GXMOS at a reduced fee if the media is shared.
NO. OF C.E.U.sCost per Set
Radiologic Physics & Protection Series includes a DVD with audio and visual format that can be played on your TV/DVD equipment or on a computer.
(includes 1 DVD and 1 test)
12$150 
Additional Hard Copy Post Test $90 
Additional DVD 1 copy$50 
Radiologic Physics & Protection Series includes a HARD COPY BOOKLET for easy reading!
(includes 1 booklet and 1 post test)
12$165 
Additional Hard Copy Post Test $90 
 
YOU CAN MIX AND MATCH TO GET THE REQUIRED 12 CE CREDITS FOR YOUR LICENSE RENEWAL!
  
Digital Imaging Principles Unit
(includes 1 booklet and 1 post test)
2$35 
Additional Hard Copy Post Test$20 
Radiation Protection for Our Patients, Our Co-workers & Ourselves
(includes 1 booklet and 1 post test)
2$35 
Additional Hard Copy Post Test$20 
Understanding Exposure Factors: Density, Contrast, Detail, Distortion & Accessories
(includes 1 booklet and 1 post test)
4$60 
Additional Hard Copy Post Test$35 
Patient Care and Education
(includes 1 booklet and 1 post test)
4$60 
Additional Hard Copy Post Test$35 
How Radiation Affects Our Patients' and Our Bodies
(includes 1 booklet and 1 post test)
4$60 
Additional Hard Copy Post Test$35 
 The units LISTED BELOW are designed for continuing education and do NOT replace clinical competency modules since there are no in person demonstrations, simulations and use of equipment.   
Chest & Abdomen Anatomy, Terminology & Positioning Unit
(includes 1 booklet and 1 post test)
4$60 
Additional Hard Copy Post Test$35 
Podiatric Anatomy, Terminology & Positioning Unit
(includes 1 booklet and 1 post test)
4$60 
Additional Hard Copy Post Test$35 
Spine/Chiropractic Anatomy, Terminology & Positioning Unit
(includes 1 booklet and 1 post test)
4$60 
Additional Hard Copy Post Test$35 
Skull, Facial Bones & Sinuses Anatomy, Terminology & Positioning Unit
(includes 1 booklet and 1 post test)
4$60 
Additional Hard Copy Post Test$35 
Extremities Anatomy, Terminology & Positioning Unit
(includes 1 booklet and 1 post test)
6$75 
Additional Hard Copy Post Test$50 


These CD self-learning home study products are approved for the Ohio Department of Health for GXMO License Renewal.
Image Analysis CD format with 1 post test4$50 
Additional Hard Copy Post Test$35 
Ohio Dept. of Health Site Visit Preparation CD format with 1 post test. This unit is NOT on CD format for single users and will be sent as hard copy. It is combined with Image Analysis on a CD for 5 ce credits.1$15 
Additional Hard Copy Post Test$10 
Combination CD of both Image Analysis and ODH Site Visits with 1 post test.5$55 
Additional Hard Copy Post Test$40 


These TEXTBOOK self-learning home study products are approved by the Ohio Department of Health for licensed GXMOs. Cover Photos of these textbooks are on the Post Test Printing tab.
No. of SetsContents of Each Set for Individual Use includes 1 Post Test!
Others can Share the Sets by Ordering Additional Post Tests for
the Equivalent Number of CEUS! Easy to Read Books!
NO. OF C.E.U.sCost per Set
Radiologic Physics & Protection Series - Part 1
(includes printed copy of book and test)
6.5$65 
Additional Hard Copy Post Test$50
Radiologic Physics & Protection Series - Part 2
(includes printed copy of book and test)
3.5$45 
Additional Hard Copy Post Test$30
Radiography Essentials for Limited Practice by Long, Frank & Ehrlich.
Option 1 - gxmos can complete 50% of the book for 14.75 ce credits for one biennium and complete the rest of the book and post test in the next biennium for the remaining 14 ce credits. Please make a copy of the answer sheet for your next renewal. OR
Option 2 - gxmos can complete all of the book for the full 29 ce credits for license renewal.
You can only use 1 option with this product.
(includes printed copy of book and test)
29$250 
Additional Hard Copy Post Test
Note: Please identify the edition of the textbook you will be using so that the post test questions will match your book. The edition is printed on the cover of the book:
( ) THIRD EDITION or
( ) FOURTH EDITION
$125
Unit 21-22 Interpersonal Communication for Patients of All Ages & Between Men and Women
(includes printed copy of book and test)
1.5$15 
Additional Hard Copy Post Test $10
Unit 33 Trauma and Mobile Radiography by Drafke and Nakayama
Great resource & refresher for urgent care & hospital environment!
(includes printed copy of book and test)
10$100 
Additional Hard Copy Post Test $60
Unit 35 Radiographic Pathology for Technologists by James D. Mace & Nina Kowalczyk
Excellent resource for gxmos in urgent care & hospital areas!
(includes printed copy of book and test)
13$150 
Additional Hard Copy Post Test $90
Unit 36 Radiographic Imaging & Exposures by Terry L. Fauber
(includes printed copy of book and test)
12$150 
Additional Hard Copy Post Test $90
Unit 37 Cliff`s Quick Review Anatomy & Physiology
(includes printed copy of book and test)
10$100 
Additional Hard Copy Post Test $60
Unit 40 Patient Care in Radiography by Ruth Ann Ehrlich, Ellen Doble McCloskey & Joan A. Daly
(includes printed copy of book and test)
10.75$125 
Additional Hard Copy Post Test $75
Unit 41 Pharmacology and Drug Administration for Imaging Technologists by Steven C. Jensen & Michael P. Peppers & Joan A. Daly
Higher level educational content for R.N.s/C.N.P.s and physicians
(includes printed copy of book and test)
12$150 
Additional Hard Copy Post Test $90
Unit 43 Fundamentals of Skeletal Radiology by Clyde A. Helms
Higher level educational content for R.N.s/C.N.P.s and physicians
(includes printed copy of book and test)
12$150 
Additional Hard Copy Post Test $90
Unit 44 Radiation Protection in Medical Radiography by Mary Alice Statkiewicz, et. al.
(includes printed copy of book and test)
17$180 
Additional Hard Copy Post Test $100
Unit 45 Digital Radiography and PACS by Christi Carter & Beth Vealé
(includes printed copy of book and test)
9.5$90 
Additional Hard Copy Post Test $60
Unit 46 High-Yield Gross Anatomy by Ronald W. Dudek, PHd & Thomas M. Louis, PhD
(includes printed copy of book and test)
17$180 
Additional Hard Copy Post Test $100
Unit Medical Terminology Made Incredibly Easy! by Wolters Kluwer
(includes printed copy of book and test)
14.5$150 
Additional Hard Copy Post Test $90



Shipping
Please address/send overnight/express mail to me personally at my home address with no signature required. Please use United States Postal Service, UPS or DHL. Do not use FEDEX because they do not do home delivery on Sundays and Mondays. Please call me at 419-471-1973 for details. Please include a work or home telephone number if you need to be contacted about the results of your post tests or certificate accreditation numbers if you are on a critical deadline.

$10 per 1-2 items, 2-3 day delivery
     3 or more items will require additional $10 shipping & mailing fees to cover
     the extra mailing envelopes that will be included by the automatic calculator.

Total:

 
Note: If our calculator does not work on your personal computer, please hand total and remember to include the $10 priority shipping & delivery per 1-2 items.

Misplaced/lost certificates will be replaced with a new original certificate for a $5 fee each.

Please submit your payment as check or money order to the STARS office with your order form. Please add $10 for priority shipping & handling for 1-2 items and an additional $10 for more copies.

*No refund will be given for cancelled orders or in-completion of a self-learning/ home study product.


Carolyn J. Frigmanski, M.A.,B.S.R.T. ģ c/o S.T.A.R.S.
P.O. Box 2931 Toledo, Ohio 43606

No credit card, fax or telephone orders accepted due to the risk of identity theft!


You will receive a signed certificate for each course you complete. Remember, you will get your license renewal letter from the ODH BEFORE your license expires. It is YOUR responsibility to complete the renewal application because YOU must confirm your name, current address & employment, proof of continuing education and payment to the ODH. I CAN NOT do this activity for you.

None of the information provided here will be transmitted over the Internet.
NAME 
ADDRESS 
CITY    STATE  
ZIP 
DATE 
EMAIL 
HOME PHONE 
WORK PHONE 
DESIRED NO. for record keeping *
(single person order) 
 

*No refund will be provided for cancelled orders or incompletion of a self-learning/ home study product.

* The complete or partial SSN is optional in the DESIRED NO. box on this order form, but is recommended for the post test certificate creation.

You may substitute with your GXMO or ONA License Number or LSO number, if applicable.

If multiple people are ordering as a group, please identify
each participant and desired number.
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Donít forget:

Non-licensed applicants/employees in Ohio can use the GXMO Training tab for a self/learning (home study) course.

Licensed gxmos and non-licensed applicants/employees can use the Clinical Training in Ohio tab for clinical modules that may be scheduled with vacancies available for others to join or to find out details about hosting your own clinical course in YOUR practice with no additional expense! Licensed gxmos can acquire CE credits toward their 12 CE requirement for license renewal when completing a module(s).

Licensed gxmos can use the GXMO/LSO CE Order Form tab for a self/learning (home study) course.

Please share our S.T.A.R.S. educational services with others. Thank you very much!