VAN BUREN - Heather Albertson, BSRT(R)(N)(CT), NMTCB, was recently promoted to Director of Radiology and Imaging at Sparks Medical Center Van Buren.
Albertson has been with Sparks since 2000 and most recently served as Radiology Manager. As director, she will oversee the daily operations of the radiology department. Albertson also serves the facility Radiation Safety Officer.
Last Spring Albertson was added to the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT) for Computed Tomography. It was her third registry with the ARRT and fifth registry overall. To be on the registry, radiologic technologists must meet clinical experience requirements and pass appropriate examinations. This advanced-level certification through the ARRT shows a dedication to quality and safety. She is also currently a clinical instructor for the University of Arkansas.