What is Diagnostic Radiologic Technology?

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National Registration and Certification:
American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT)

Certificationis the process of initially recognizing individuals who have satisfied certain standards within a profession. A person is certified by ARRT after graduating from an approved educational program, complying with the ethical and character standards, and passing a certification exam.

Registrationis the annual procedure required to maintain registration of the certification. ARRT registrants are those who, having already fulfilled the requirements for initial certification, continue to meet the requirements for annual registration.

State Licensing: 

Illinois Licensing:
Illinois Emergency Management Agency: Division of Nuclear Safety

The Division of Nuclear Safety is responsible for protecting Illinois residents from the potentially harmful effects of ionizing radiation. IEMA sets and enforce minimum standards of training and experience for persons who apply ionizing radiation to human beings. Licensing is required to all persons who apply ionizing radiation to human beings in Illinois.

Other State Licensing Agencies:


American Society of Radiologic Technologists

International Society of Radiographers and Radiologic Technologists (ASRT)

Listing of specific state societies (affiliates of ASRT)

Accrediting Agencies: 
Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology (JRCERT) 
The JRCERT is the only agency recognized by the United States Department of Education for the accreditation of traditional and distance delivery educational programs in radiography, radiation therapy, magnetic resonance, and medical dosimetry.

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Illinois State Society of Radiologic Technologists
2515 Gecko Drive, Maryville,IL 62062
Toll Free: 1-844-392-3850   Phone: 618-855-9263
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