In the Radiology field there is a large variety of career possibilities and relying on your personal preferences you can find something that really suits your personality.
Your qualification in radiology will prepare you for a vast array of skills. You will accomplish this a lot more than what you may think and this job truly has many facets to it. Lets quickly examine 3 of the main responsibilities you will have as an x ray technician.
1. The interaction you have with the doctors.
Doctors rely on x rays more than ever before. As an x ray technician you will work very closely with doctors to help them make accurate and quick diagnosis – every time.
2. Collaborating with patients
Working with highly sophisticated machines that use the latest technology is one thing. To get useful and good x rays and images you have to be able to work with both machine and human and do it in such a way that both work well together.
3. Preparing x rays
X ray technicians are mainly responsible for producing x ray images that is used in diagnosing a wide range of medical conditions. Learning to operate x ray machines is a big part of the job and because these machines are so dangerous and so expensive it takes a real expert to use it.
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