Portable X-ray services

Consumer resources
Information about specific facilities
Provider resources
Certification requirements, Medicare/Medicaid certification
  • People whose physician determines they should receive X-rays where they are located rather than be transported to a stationary X-ray provider, such as a doctor’s office.
  • Diagnostic imaging ordered by a physician for patients in their place of residence, such as their own home or a nursing home.
  • Portable X-rays also may be provided in a hospital that doesn't provide X-rays directly.
  • The supplier can\'t be fixed at any location or permanently located in a skilled nursing home or hospital.
Professional staff routinely available
  • X-ray technologists.