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Radiology Specialist Areas

April 13, 2021 9:01 pm Published by Comments Off on Radiology Specialist Areas Radiologic technologists or medical radiation technologists are medical professionals that are trained in producing x-ray images of patients for the purpose of determining an injury or disease. Radiologic technologists also provide radiation therapy treatments. They work in hospitals, private practice offices, or clinics. Doctors rely on images that the radiologic technologists produce so that the correct… Read more

Radiation Therapy Schools in North Carolina

April 13, 2021 8:16 pm Published by Leave your thoughts Radiation therapists play an important role of providing radiation therapy services to patients with various illnesses such as cancer. Radiation treatment often goes hand in hand with chemotherapy and surgery. Most radiation therapists work in general medical and surgical hospitals, oncology centers, colleges and universities and medical and diagnostic laboratories. To become a radiation therapist,… Read more
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Working With X Ray Technology: The Dangers

April 13, 2021 8:09 pm Published by Leave your thoughts Is A Radiology Career Dangerous? Radiology is a tempting career for many looking for stable long-term work that pays well. One thing that often scares people away from a career in Radiology is studies that show an increased risk for certain cancers in those who work with X-ray technology. While eliminating the risk associated with… Read more
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What is Brachytherapy – Definition & Degree Programs

April 13, 2021 7:43 pm Published by Leave your thoughts Brachytherapy is a type of radiotherapy where the radiation source is placed inside or very close to the body that requires treatment. It is usually used to treat tumors that are specific to parts of the body. It is also a popular treatment for skin, prostate, breast, and cervical cancer. Brachytherapy began in 1901, several… Read more
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How to Write a Radiology Technician CV

April 13, 2021 6:39 pm Published by Leave your thoughts Use the following tips to help you write an excellent resume that’s sure to get you the job you’ve been looking for. The Overall Presentation of Your CV Presentation is especially important because prospective employers are likely searching through hundreds of resumes that are very similar to yours. Format – Never use excessive colors when… Read more
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Interventional Radiology Coding Training & Certification

April 13, 2021 9:26 am Published by Leave your thoughts Medical Billing & Coding Schools Online & Campus With the technological advances brought to the health care industry, medical professionals can now benefit from the convenience and security of electronic billing. As part of the billing process, technicians use medical symbols and codes to represent each diagnosis and treatment in each department. Learn more about… Read more
Radiology Technician Job Description

Radiology Technician Job Description

April 13, 2021 8:34 am Published by Leave your thoughts Radiology technicians play a vital role in the health care industry and in the lives of their patients. The radiology technician job description describes how they work with the radiologist to perform various kinds of diagnostic imagining examinations that are crucial for the detection of illness, injury, and other medical conditions. Their role is extremely… Read more
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You Know You’re A Radiology Tech When…

April 13, 2021 7:00 am Published by Leave your thoughts All right. You’ve completed the course work and you’ve put in the time. Your blood, sweat, and tears have granted you the paper in your hands that says you have earned the title of radiologic technologist. That’s all well and good, but here are some sure signs that you have truly made it in your… Read more
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The New Radiology Technologist Check List

April 13, 2021 6:42 am Published by Leave your thoughts Entering the workforce as a radiological technician is an outstanding way to access higher wages and rewarding working environments. Preparing for the future with a well-designed resumé is an ideal way to attract potential employers and make sure that your name attracts attention and stands out from the competition. More hospitals, medical centers, and imaging… Read more
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Radiation Therapy Schools in Georgia

April 13, 2021 6:11 am Published by Leave your thoughts There are a number of options on offer in Georgia that lead to qualification as a Radiation Therapist. At the entry-level are 12-month certificate programs for those with no medical background, bridge programs for practicing therapists without formal qualifications, full baccalaureates with a concentration in Radiation Therapy, and post-baccalaureate certificates for those with an existing… Read more