Halifax Health Announces 2018 Radiologic Technology Program Graduates

2018 Halifax Health - Radiologic Technology Program graduates.  Pictured are (L-R): Sydney Fleming, Alicia Kent, Achunchigan Latorre, Christian Midkiff, Dustin Sawyer, Jennifer Severson, Jason Strickland and Riley Taylor.

DAYTONA BEACH, FLA. – (December 11, 2018) – On December 7, Halifax Health Medical Center of Daytona Beach hosted a graduation ceremony for eight students who have successfully completed the Halifax Health - Radiologic Technology Program. 

This year’s graduates of the nationally accredited hospital-based program include: Sydney Fleming, Alicia Kent, Achunchigan Latorre, Christian Midkiff, Dustin Sawyer, Jennifer Severson, Jason Strickland and Riley Taylor.  During the ceremony, Alicia Kent and Dustin Sawyer were both recipients of an award recognizing Outstanding Performance in the Radiological Sciences.

Halifax Health’s Radiologic Sciences program began in 1965 and has three faculty members –  Dee Ann Vanlandingham, MHS, RT(R), education coordinator; Brittany Taylor, BAS, RT(R), clinical coordinator; and Carrie Regoli, BA, RT(R), clinical instructor.  All courses and clinical education take place at Halifax Health Medical Center.  Through an affiliation agreement with Daytona State College, the students earn college credit and an associate’s degree in Radiography along with a certification from Halifax Health.

Graduates are eligible for national certification and registration in radiography by the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT) and appropriate state licensure.  Halifax Health graduates have achieved a 100 percent pass rate of the ARRT for five consecutive years. 

For more information about this program, contact Dee Ann Vanlandingham at 386.425.4075.

Halifax Health

Recognized by The Joint Commission as a Top Performer on Key Quality Measures, Halifax Health serves Volusia and Flagler counties, providing a continuum of healthcare services through a network of organizations including a tertiary hospital, community hospital, freestanding emergency department, an urgent care, psychiatric services, a cancer treatment center with five outreach locations, the area’s largest hospice, a center for inpatient rehabilitation, outpatient rehabilitation clinics, primary care walk-in clinics, a walk-in clinic specializing in women’s health, a pediatric care community clinic, three children’s medical practices, a home healthcare agency, and an exclusive provider organization.  Halifax Health offers the area’s only Level II Trauma Center, Comprehensive Stroke Center, Pediatric Intensive Care Unit, Pediatric Emergency Department, Child and Adolescent Behavioral Services, complete Neurosurgical Services, OB Emergency Department and Level III Neonatal Intensive Care Unit that cares for babies born earlier than 28 weeks.  For more information, visit halifaxhealth.org.

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