What are Radiology Jobs?
Physicians: Radiologists are physicians who have specialized in general radiology after graduating medical school. Their responsibilities are primarily focus around diagnosis based on imaging studies. As any radiologist will attest, imaging studies in the absence of clinical context are not regularly useful – so strong training in basic clinical medicine is a must. In addition to diagnostic imaging, radiologist jobs often include image-based interventions like endoscopic stenting or occulsion of neurovasculature (brain blood vessels) and CT-guided biopsies. With the wide implementation of high-speed internet and digital imaging, much of the diagnostic radiology can now be done remotely. This means that many employment positions for radiologists can be at a great distance from the employing hospital. This has lead to some outsourcing of “film reading” and telemedicine opporutnities for part-time or locum tenens work. Radiology Technicians: This group of jobs does not require an M.D., bu