Radiology Technologists

Radiological Technologists

Radiology Technicians

Minimum 12th standard pass in Science Certified training for Radiology Technician (programme aligned to HSS/Q 0201 released by Healthcare Sector Skill Council)

Preferred relevant work experience

The tasks a Radiology Technician is expected to perform include:

Performing diagnostic imaging examinations

Preparing patients for tests

Preparing operating equipment

Keeping patient records

Adjusting and maintaining radiology equipment

Knowledge about the essentials of anatomy, body cells and tissues

Well versed with the pathology of various systems

Knowledge of the basic principles and practical aspects of x-ray machines

Knowledge about the basics of CT machines Knowledge of MRI machines Proficiency in taking the medical history of patients and documents as required

Proficiency in interpreting instructions and requirements as documented Well versed with two and three-dimensional spatial relationships

Relevant professional qualifications

Team player

Strong built

Attention to detail

Good observation skills Accuracy in work

Calm and composed Good communication skills

It is a not desk job

Work from home option is not available

Part-time jobs are available Need not handle a team

Travelling maybe a part of this job

Working hours

Healthcare facilities usually work for 5/6 days a week and 8/9 hours everyday. This may vary from hospital to hospital

Shift system maybe available Is the job suitable for a candidate with special needs?Maybe

This job is considered mildly hazardous or dangerous

Occupational hazards include the risk of cancer, damage to the eyes, orthopaedic problems, etc.Health risks include slips, trips, and falls, and contact with hazardous materials found in laboratories, etc.

For freshers - INR 14,000 to INR 15,000 per month For candidates with 3-4 yearsexperience - INR 25,000 to INR 30,000 per month (These figures are indicative and subject to change)

Medical Tourism and Certification/Accreditation of Medical Institutions

As covered earlier, medical tourism is being widely promoted by the Indian government. Certification/Accreditation of medical institutions definitely plays a large role in attracting foreign nationals to Indian hospitals for treatment. With healthcare delivery players in the private sector vying for a share of international medical tourists, there is bound to be an increase in the number of medical institutions being certified/accredited.

Developments and Newer Areas of Medicine

Combined with the required increase in the density of medical professionals per 1,000 persons, as well as the projected increase in population, significant capacity and skill development is required in the following areas:



Technicians and paramedics

Among the areas outlined above, the requirement of nurses, technicians and paramedics account for over 75% of the incremental human resource requirement.

X-Rays are important in helping you better understand what is happening to your body, and Radiology Technicians play in pivotal role in taking care of your X-Rays.

Large hospitals across India Healthcare and medical research institutes across India

Public and private hospitals

Diagnostic labs across India

Will be updated

Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences

Tata Memorial Centre

Bhandari Group of Hospital & Institutions Pvt. Ltd.Don Bosco Tech

P. D. Hinduja Hospital and Medical Research Centre