Search Website

Radiologist Assistant

Radiologist AssistantRadiologist assistants are experienced, registered radiographers who have obtained additional education and certification that qualifies them to serve as radiologist extenders. They work under the supervision of a radiologist to provide patient care in the diagnostic imaging environment.

The addition of RAs to the radiology team helps improve productivity and efficiency at a time when the demand for medical imaging services is soaring.


About Radiologist Assistants


Education and Certification


RA Licensure and Reimbursement

  • RA Legislative FAQ
    Find all the answers to questions about legislative efforts to ensure patient access to radiologist assistant care.
  • Medicare Access to Radiology Care Act
    Learn about the bill encouraging Medicare recognition of the radiologist assistant.
  • MARCA Cosponsors Read the growing list of legislators who have signed on to support this important bill.
  • Contact Congress
    Use our easy online tools to contact your legislators and ask them to support the radiologist assistant bill.

Practice Issues