Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Health Professions
Board of Medicine
Regulations Governing the Licensure of Radiologic Technology [18 VAC 85 ‑ 101]
Bone densitometry
Action 877
General Information
Action Summary The Board of Medicine is seeking to respond to a serious problem of a shortage of technicians to perform bone densitometry. To do so, the Board must amend its regulations to accept another credential or professional certification specifically for bone densitometry.
Chapters Affected Only affects this chapter.
Executive Branch Review This action will go through the normal Executive Branch Review process.
RIS Project No project yet assigned to this action
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
1342 NOIRA Stage complete. Comment period ended 11/07/2001.
1577 Proposed Stage complete. Comment period ended 06/21/2002.
1892 Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 10/23/2002.
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.