Radiologist 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 Recognition of the Radiologist Assistant
Learn about the effort to secure Medicare recognition of the radiologist assistant.
- Contact Congress
Use our easy online tools to contact your legislators and ask them to support the effort to secure Medicare recognition of the radiologist assistant.