Online Diagnostic Imaging and Sonography Schools or Related Programs

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Diagnostic Imaging and Sonography Schools

Diagnostic Imaging If you’re seeking a specialized career in the healthcare industry, consider training for a job in diagnostic imaging. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, careers in healthcare-related fields are expected to expand through 2014.

Career Opportunities
Job opportunities in diagnostic imaging are expected to be favorable because sonographic imaging is becoming a preferred alternative to x-rays. Diagnostic imaging utilizes several procedures that aid in diagnosing various ailments. Procedures include magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), which uses magnets to create radio waves to form an image, and sonography, which utilizes sound waves to generate an image.

Diagnostic medical sonographers use special tools to direct non-ionizing, high frequency waves into a patient’s body. Physicians then use the images to aid in their diagnosis. Diagnostic medical sonographers work closely with patients and often collect medical information prior to taking images.

Sonographers are usually employed at hospitals but may also work at a physician’s private practice. You’ll also have the opportunity to specialize in several fields including obstetric and gynecologic sonography, abdominal sonography, neurosonography, or breast sonography.

Salary Range
Salary prospects for sonographers are excellent. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the median annual income for medical diagnostic sonographers was $52,490. The highest 10 percent earned $72,230 per year.

Medical Diagnostic Imaging Schools and Career Training
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Most Popular Diagnostic Imaging Schools


University Health Care
729 Arapeen Drive
Salt Lake City, UT

University Nebraska Medical Center
4345 Dewey Avenue
Omaha, NE

University of Maryland-Baltimore
419 W Redwood St #110
Baltimore, MD