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
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.