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Latest National Radiologic Technology Week Stories

2013-11-05 12:27:59

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M., Nov. 4, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Radiologic technologists' ongoing efforts to provide excellent patient care inspired the theme of this year's National Radiologic Technology Week® celebration, Nov. 3-9. "R.T.s: Positioning Ourselves for Excellence" captures medical imaging and radiation therapy professionals' relentless drive to achieve excellence in all areas of the profession. The American Society of Radiologic Technologists chose the theme based on a...

2013-11-04 23:24:14

Rad Tech Week celebration at Mason General Hospital is contributed to by leading FMD manufacturer Metrasens. Lisle, IL (PRWEB) November 04, 2013 Metrasens, the leading provider of ferromagnetic detection (FMD) solutions for MRI safety, is proud to celebrate National Radiologic Technology Week. Rad Tech Week is an annual celebration to recognise the vital work of radiologic technologists across the USA. Metrasens has joined the celebration by providing a grant to the technologists of...

2013-10-23 12:29:55

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M., Oct. 23, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Elevating the status of the nation's radiologic technologists has been an ongoing goal of the American Society of Radiologic Technologists. Now the ASRT is taking its efforts to the next level with the ACE campaign. Created to help educate patients about the radiologic technologist's role on the health care team, ACE is an easy acronym that reminds R.T.s to: -- Announce your name. -- Communicate your credentials. --...

2011-11-05 08:00:00

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M., Nov. 5, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Supported by a patient-safety theme encompassing the spirit of the radiologic technology profession, National Radiologic Technology Week® kicks off Nov. 6. "One Goal, One Passion: R.T.s Joined in Patient Care" is the theme for this year's NRTW, Nov. 6-12. Selected by the American Society of Radiologic Technologists and a group of practicing R.T.s, it promotes a fundamental principle of the radiologic...

2011-10-07 12:57:00

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M., Oct. 7, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Mammography is the best way to find breast cancer early. This simple, low-dose x-ray procedure can detect breast abnormalities up to two years before they can be felt, and finding them early significantly improves a woman's chance of successful treatment. However, for individuals who have never had a mammogram, the experience can be daunting. Questions about what to wear, when to schedule the examination and what to bring are...

2011-09-07 07:00:00

Marketing General Inc. (MGI) has been appointed list manager for the direct mail list of the American Society of Radiologic Technologists (ASRT). Mailers can reach professionals in bone densitometry, cardiovascular-interventional radiography, computed tomography, management, sonography, or general radiography. Alexandria, VA (PRWEB) September 07, 2011 Marketing General Inc. (MGI) has been appointed list manager for the direct mail list of the American Society of Radiologic Technologists...

2011-02-17 12:09:00

FREDERICKSBURG, Va., Feb. 17, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Radiologic Associates of Fredericksburg (RAF) has partnered with the Image Gently Campaign to increase awareness of opportunities to lower radiation dose when imaging children. Image Gently is an initiative of the Alliance for Radiation Safety in Pediatric Imaging. "RAF radiologists and technologists have undergone additional training in ways to reduce radiation exposure, especially with CT scanning. We now have age and weight based...

2010-11-07 00:16:45

Recognizing the Professionals Who Safely Perform Diagnostic Imaging Exams and Administer Radiation Therapy Treatments Albuquerque, N.M. (Vocus) November 4, 2010 Providing patients with safe medical imaging examinations and radiation therapy treatments is the prime goal for the nation's radiologic technologists. As a result, the American Society of Radiologic Technologists is once again proud to recognize R.T.s during National Radiologic Technology Week®, Nov. 7-13. The ASRT established...

2010-11-05 00:00:37

Recognizing the Professionals Who Safely Perform Diagnostic Imaging Exams and Administer Radiation Therapy Treatments Albuquerque, N.M. (Vocus) November 4, 2010 Providing patients with safe medical imaging examinations and radiation therapy treatments is the prime goal for the nation's radiologic technologists. As a result, the American Society of Radiologic Technologists is once again proud to recognize R.T.s during National Radiologic Technology Week®, Nov. 7-13. The ASRT established...

2010-08-19 05:19:00

PHILADELPHIA, August 19, 2010 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- - Partnership Makes Leading CT Basics Series Available to Health Care Organizations Elsevier, the world's leading publisher of scientific, technical, and medical information products and services, today announced an exclusive partnership with The American Society of Radiologic Technologists (ASRT) to provide a complete series of computed tomography modules through Mosby's Imaging Suite for technologists' continuing...