Medical imaging technicians are responsible for gathering images through X-rays, ultrasounds and other equipment. These images are then used by doctors and other health care professionals to diagnose or more closely examine medical issues, concerns or conditions. Medical imaging technicians play a huge role in giving physicians the up-close look needed to determine what type of care a patient needs.

 

Image Technicians major role includes:

  • Prepare patients for imaging procedures
  • Prepare and maintain imaging equipment
  • Correctly position the patient to get the right image
  • Operate equipment to get diagnostic images
  • Know the difference between a normal and abnormal image
  • Analyze images for preliminary findings
  • Communicate with physicians about images
  • Maintain patients’ imaging records

The MOCA personnel certification evaluates the knowledge and competences needed to guarantee an expertise level of the Image Technicians.

MOCA Quality Certificate