Portable X-ray services

 
Information about specific facilities 
 
Certification requirements, Medicare/Medicaid certification
 
Patients
  • 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.
 
Services
  • 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.