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Radiation certification
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6/9/11  8:44 AM

18VAC60-20-195. Radiation certification.

No person not otherwise licensed by this board shall place or expose dental x-ray film unless he has one of the following: satisfactorily completed satisfactory completion of a radiation safety course or and examination recognized given by an institution that maintains a program in dental assisting, dental hygiene or dentistry accredited by the Commission on Dental Accreditation of the American Dental Association, (ii) been certified certification by the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists, or (iii) satisfactorily completed a radiation course and passed an satisfactory completion of the Radiation Health and Safety Review Course provided by the Dental Assisting National Board or its affiliate and passage of the Radiation Health and Safety examination given by the Dental Assisting National Board. Any certificate issued pursuant to satisfying the requirements of this section shall be posted in plain view of the patient.