The Saudi Institute for Health Services provides education and training opportunities for male students with a secondary school certificate as radiographers and guarantees the proper job for them in the associated Saudi Hospitals and Medical Centers. bearing in mind that the Saudi Institute for Health Services is a non-profit institute.
Who are Radiographers?
Radiology is a branch of medicine, which uses x-rays to produce an image of a body part by using special medical equipment. The images are used to achieve diagnosis or therapy for the patients. Radiographers are qualified persons who have completed a recognized radiography training program and are trained to produce such images. They are also trained to care for the patients and protect them, as well as others, from harmful effect of excess radiation. They work closely with radiologists who are responsible for reading and interpreting these images.
An accredited excellent radiography program will provide you with a certificate recognized by the Saudi Organization for Health Specialties.. The program is conducted in English since it is the universal medical language. This program allocates sufficient time in clinical practice to ensure the perfection of various radiographic skills and techniques.
Job Opportunities & Prospect:
The function of the radiographer is to operate the medical x-ray equipment in a correct and proper manner as per physicians request. As the need for Saudi technologists is very significant in public and private hospital, all students will be guaranteed a position in one of the participating hospitals upon completion of the program.
Is This Program for me?
Radiology is a technically advanced science that utilizes computers and high technology on daily basis. So if you like computer and technology, enjoy caring for patients and helping to improve their quality of life, then this profession will be good for you.