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... o man with cerebral palsy. I need to go to school for something but i dont know what. First I thought computers but I dont know if there are enough jobs in computers where i live, I'm in cleveland, ohio. ... (22 replies)
... able is being an ultrasound technician. The machines are smaller and probably more easily handled. ... (3 replies)
... Most states require a license to shoot x-rays, and the person must prove either national registry by the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT) or at a minimum be a graduate of an accredited school of radiography. Unfortunately, some states do not require this (or it's more of a formality than a real license), and nurses are shown how to take x-rays. This is... (13 replies)

Radiology tech?
Jul 11, 2005
... worksheet on MY interpretation of an ultrasound exam... ... (15 replies)
... Singsong.... X-ray involves physics and if I can pass physics anyone can. I scraped through with a C. It does involve a LOT of Anatomy and Physiology (body parts and their functions along with the 206 bones of the body which you have know) When I took my state boards I finished second in my class with a 96.When I took my state boards for ultrasound I decided to take two... (4 replies)
... registered tech became pregnant...I didn't like Nuc Med... ... (4 replies)
... Hi, I think that that's something the advisors say to scare perspective students. ... (4 replies)
... ray programs i've seen are located in community type colleges or a branch of a big university. Usually, you must take an entrance type exam to which your score will be compared and considered with the rest of the applicants. ... (11 replies)
... or willing to travel there are so many traveling job placement agencies. The money is GREAT, you pretty much decide what region you're willing to travel to, all expenses are paid..... ... (13 replies)
... what do you need to be a x-ray or ultrasound tech (1 replies)
... Even though it's only 9 months of school I personally don't think it's worth it especially if you really plan to finish your associates anyway. ... (11 replies)
... I am too wanting to become and xray tech, but i dont want to do the nine month schooling... ... (11 replies)
... ray equipment, and trying to acheive the nearly impossible of getting good images of badly deformed, limbs all the while remembering that the broken bit is attached to a frightend patient. ... (13 replies)
... From what I've heard, there aren't supposed to be too many jobs for the radiologic technologist (used to be referred to as 'x-ray technician') or diagnostic medical sonographer ( was referred to as 'ultrasound tech'). I'm not sure about mri and the job prospects. For general career information: http://www.bls.gov/oco and can search 'radiologic technologists' (brief... (1 replies)
... You'd mentioned ultrasound technician (which is now referred to as a "diagnostic medical sonographer"), there are *not* supposed to be too many jobs these days including for radiologic technologists (which used to be referred to as x-ray technician). Regarding nursing, please be aware that even though some jobs may be less physically strenuous, the students must get through... (2 replies)
X-ray techs
Jan 25, 2008
... I have no idea why the school would want you to have a Medical Assistant Certification. Different schools have different requirements. ... (7 replies)
... e working at a hospital I would ask the department director if you could be trained in MRI. This of course depends on IF your hospital has MRI. If you don't want to move to a better paying area then you maybe stuck. If you are on the western side of Iowa there is a Ultrasound school in Sioux Falls SD. ... (5 replies)
... I have recently relocated to Iowa and have found the job market to say the least awfull. The pay is terrible not to mention few opportunities in the area we are living. I am considering returing to school for a RN degree. I am not sure if this is a good choice. ... (5 replies)
... You need to go to an accredited school for either one. These are two seperate fields and while a radiographer may also have gone on to become a sonographer it is possible to become only a sonographer. ... (1 replies)
Radiology tech?
Nov 8, 2003
... ray technologist and I have been for about 4 years. It's a great field to get into. There are tonnes of jobs, although you may not start out with a permanent fulltime job, but you'll get lots of hours. ... (15 replies)




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