Nomad Health helps find and secure high-paying travel jobs nationwide in hospitals, long-term care facilities, outpatient clinics, surgery centers, and more. If you're considering applying for a radiology tech travel job, use the checklist below to ensure you're a good match for the travel job you want to apply to.
It’s important for travel radiology techs to be prepared for their travel assignment. As a travel radiology technologist, you will be responsible for maintaining and using technical equipment to take precise images. You will work with providers to determine which areas of the body to image, and prepare patients for radiologic procedures by shielding exposed body parts from radiation that don’t require imaging. Additionally, travel radiology techs will also need to maintain detailed patient records. Remember, every travel radiology technologist job is different, so it’s important to read the full job description to make sure it aligns with your skills and experience.
To qualify for a travel rad tech job at Nomad Health, you will need at least one year of recent experience working as a radiology technologist, although it's not uncommon for some facilities to require more experience. You will also need to be licensed in the state where you intend to work. The minimum educational requirements to be a travel radiology tech include an associate degree from a radiologic technologist program accredited by the Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology (JRCERT). Travel radiology tech jobs may require certifications from the American Registry of Radiologic Technologist (ARRT) and others like basic life support (BLS).
Different travel jobs within radiology may require specific certifications from recognized certification bodies like the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT). Everyrad tech travel job certification requirements are different and will be based on facility needs. Before you move forward with applying, it's make sure you meet all the educational and certification requirements for the travel radiology tech job you want.