National Radiologic Technology Week



National Radiologic Technology Week

Cass County Health System will recognize the important role that diagnostic imaging plays in the field of medicine and the invention of the X-ray during the National Radiologic Technology Week, November 8-14, 2015, and X-ray Discover Day, November 8, 2015.

Diagnostic Imaging has greatly improved since the X-ray was first discovered in 1895. According to Barb Lytle, RTRM, Director of Diagnostic Imaging, the invention of the X-ray had an instrumental role in advancing the quality of medical care. “Most people know that the X-ray is used to produce images of inside the body,” she said. “But the general public often doesn’t know about the various advanced imaging systems that perform sophisticated medical tests such as nuclear medicine scans, MRI, and interventional testing.”

Read the Full Article

# # #