Maintain and use equipment and supplies necessary to demonstrate portions of the human body on x-ray film or fluoroscopic screen for diagnostic purposes.
Chief Technician, X-Ray (Chief Tech, X-Ray), Limited Radiology Technician, Radiologic Technician (RT), Radiology Technician (Radiology Tech), Registered Radiographer, X-Ray Technician (X-Ray Tech)
Employment of Health Technologists and Technicians, All Other is projected to grow 17 percent from 2018 to 2028, much faster than average compared to all occupations.
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