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Ergonomics for Rad Techs

Ergonomics for Rad Techs

Megan Malugani / Monster Contributing Writer

Exercise

Get plenty of rest, stay in shape, and stretch before each shift to lessen your likelihood of injury. During the workday, RTs should roll their shoulders or stretch their backs against a corner in the wall, Baker says.

Most RTs are inspired to prevent injuries out of dedication to their patients, Parsons says. “We are here to help the patient first and foremost,” she says. “If we become injured, our job suffers.”

This article originally appeared on Monster Career Advice.

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