Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Health Professions
Board of Medicine
Regulations Governing the Licensure of Radiologic Technology [18 VAC 85 ‑ 101]
This action is part of the regulatory reform initiative.
Regulatory reform changes
Action 3915
General Information
Action Summary Amendments to Chapter 101 will include another certification as qualification for licensure as a radiologic technologist to make the requirements less restrictive and more inclusive. Additionally, amendments will clarify that practical experience in radiographic procedures required for a limited license must be on live patients and that administration of contrast media or radiopharmaceuticals is not within the scope of practice of a radiologic technologist-limited.
Chapters Affected Only affects this chapter.
Executive Branch Review This action will go through the normal Executive Branch Review process.
RIS Project Yes  [003589]
Result of Prior Periodic Review Filed 10/16/2012
New Periodic Review This action will not be used to conduct a new periodic review.
Stages associated with this regulatory action.
Stage ID Stage Type Status
6492 Fast-Track Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 09/26/2013.
Contact Information
Name / Title: Erin Barrett  / Director of Legislative and Regulatory Affairs
Address: Perimeter Center
9960 Mayland Drive, Suite 300
Henrico, VA 23233
Email Address:
Phone: (804)367-4688    FAX: (804)915-0382    TDD: ()-

This person is the primary contact for this agency.