Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Health Professions
Board of Medicine
Regulations Governing the Licensure of Radiologic Technology [18 VAC 85 ‑ 101]
Clarification of licensure qualifications and practice consistent with certification
Action 4519
General Information
Action Summary The amended regulation in Section 40 will clarify that the Board determines qualification for licensure of radiologic technologists based on certification by the ARRT or the NMTCB; such certification is evidence of passage of an examination and meets the statutory requirement for a testing program. The amended regulation in Section 110 will clarify that a radiologic technologist is responsible for administering and documenting procedures consistent with his education and certifying examination.
Chapters Affected Only affects this chapter.
Executive Branch Review This action will go through the normal Executive Branch Review process.
RIS Project Yes  [004633]
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
7464 Fast-Track Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 09/08/2016.
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.