ASRT President Melissa B. Jackowski, Ed.D., R.T.(R)(M), FASRT, speaks out on the need to pass the Medicare Access to Radiology Care Act.
Medicare Recognition of the Radiologist Assistant
The radiology physician extender has advanced education and training and can expertly and safely perform radiologic assessments and certain procedures that traditionally were performed only by radiologists.
Increasing Access to Osteoporosis Testing for Medicare Beneficiaries Act
Osteoporosis is debilitating, deadly and costly, yet it remains under-recognized, under-diagnosed and under-treated. R.T.s are asking lawmakers to restore funding for DXA testing and ensure that patients continue to have access to this important preventive, diagnostic test.