X-Ray Tech Travel Jobs

As an X-ray Tech, you’ll be the one of the go-to professionals when it comes to performing diagnostic imaging examinations. This job requires a significant amount of precision, safety precautions, and technical knowledge in order to perform these examinations properly. X-ray techs must know the proper ways to position a patient’s body in order to capture an accurate image - this could include lifting patients with limited mobility. Once the patient is positioned, a series of other measurements need to be taken in order to administer the minimum amount of radiation in order to produce the radiograph needed.

Being able to explain x-ray procedures to patients and help them to understand the process is a skill most techs need to have. This job requires someone to be on their feet for long periods of time, as well as a keen attention to detail. Most importantly, X-ray techs need to follow strict regulations for radiation exposure in terms of patient safety and their own health. Wearing the proper protective gear and keeping a log of radiation exposure are extremely necessary in order to maintain a safe workplace. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, X-ray techs and radiologic professionals receive a median annual wage of $58,120 with a projected 9% growth until 2024.

Education Requirements for X-Ray Tech Travel Jobs

Most commonly, career X-ray techs usually start by receiving an associate degree in radiography. Many two-year programs can be found through community colleges, allied health organizations, and technical schools. These programs educate students with time spent in the classroom, learning about the physics of X-ray and radiations, as well as general medical science and becoming familiar with common usages of this technology. Beyond this, there is a great deal of setting up X-ray machines, spending time in clinical labs, simulating patient procedures, processing X-ray images, and gaining field experience.

X-ray techs may also choose to undertake certificate programs in radiography, which are more likely to be offered by hospitals and other health care institutions. Although a bachelor’s program will usually train students on several types of imaging technologies such as CT and MRI, graduates of a certificate program can still work as X-ray technicians. The single most important accrediting body for this field remains available through The American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT).

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Mar 28, 2017

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Soliant Health - Saint Paul, MN

X-Ray Tech travel job in St Paul, MN – Rad Tech  A skillful X-Ray Tech is needed in St Paul, MN for travel opportunity. St Paul is the capitol of Minnesota located roughly 25 minutes East of Minneapolis with the beautiful Mississippi River running through the city. St Paul is...
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Soliant Health - Everett, WA

A hospital in a quaint town oustide of Everett, WA is in need of an X-Ray Therapist for their outpatient orthopedic clinic. The schedule will be Monday-Thursday from 7:30am-5pm and Fridays 8am-12pm.  Requirements:•WA Rad Tech license•ARRT-R •Familiarity with Meditech is preferred ...
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Soliant Health - Ausitn, TX

Actively searching for an experienced X-Ray Tech for a 13 week travel job in Austin Texas. Texas License is required. All qualified candidates will be considered for this position.  Travel Job Details:Specialty: X-Ray TechShifts: 5-8’s, 7:30am-4:00pmStart Date: Looking to hire as soon as possibleContract Type: Travel...
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Soliant Health - Visalia, CA

Travel X-Ray Tech Job in Visalia, California. This Medium to Large sized hospital has a 13 week contract job for a radiology tech that needs to start ASAP. You will be working in many different areas in the hospital, with static, C-arm,  and portable machines.   13 week contract40 hours...
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All Medical Personnel - Macon, GA

Operate radiographic equipment in compliance with manufacture specifications Work with Physicians assisting them with Vascular positions (Angiograms, Biopsies and TIPs Procedures) Follow protocols for imaging ordered exams Perform timely documentation in radiology computer systems Collaborate with other disciplines to ensure effective and efficient patient care
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All Medical Personnel - Richmond, VA

If you’re interested, please:1) Email with your Resume/Questions 2) OR call me at the number below Best Regards, Monty MckentryVice President of RecruitingAll Medical Personnel | Travel Nursing877-267-5628 ext. 8808214-646-8808 (direct)817-803-3554 (fax) View our websiteConnect with us2015 Best Places to Work in North Texas
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All Medical Personnel - Miami, FL

Lic Rad Operate radiographic equipment in compliance with manufacture specifications Work with Physicians assisting them with Vascular positions (Angiograms, Biopsies and TIPs Procedures) Follow protocols for imaging ordered exams Perform timely documentation in radiology computer systems Collaborate with other disciplines to ensure effective and efficient patient care
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