As part of its ongoing efforts to maintain the integrity of its certification and registration programs, The American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT) has obtained a permanent injunction and monetary award for misrepresentation of ARRT’s trademarked credentials.
ARRT reminds R.T.s that we've changed our policy about using newly earned credentials to satisfy biennial continuing education (CE) requirements.
Beth Weber, MPH, R.T.(R)(ARRT), RDMS, CRA, FASRT, has been appointed to a four-year term on the Board of Trustees of The American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT). She will fill the position vacated by Steven M. Herrmann, MSA, R.T.(R)(M)(ARRT), CRA, FASRT, who has completed two four-year terms on the Board, the maximum that ARRT’s bylaws allow.
On Jan. 1, 2020, ARRT will begin using a new cut score for the Nuclear Medicine Technology (NMT) examination. Although we’ll continue to report the exam’s cut score as a scaled score of 75, the new cut score will require passing candidates to answer a few more questions correctly than they had to in the past.
The VA will pursue hiring Registered Radiologist Assistants (R.R.A.s) in its medical centers across the country.
If your biennium began on or after Jan. 1, 2018, you should know: ARRT has changed the policy about using credentials to satisfy biennial continuing education (CE) requirements.
At ARRT, we’re always interested in what you think of our policies and our communications with you. This month, you could have up to three ways to let us know your thoughts.
Beginning Jan. 1, 2020, ARRT will offer just one option—the primary eligibility pathway—for earning a Sonography credential. We’ll no longer offer the postprimary eligibility pathway for Sonography.
We’re close to running out of six-digit identification numbers. Beginning no later than 2020, we’ll change to a seven-digit identification number. Your existing six-digit number won’t change.
ARRT collaborates with AIUM, the American Society of Radiologic Technologists (ASRT), the Society for MR Radiographers & Technologists (SMRT) and the Society of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging Technologist Section (SNMMI-TS) to run scholarship programs. Applicants don’t need to hold an ARRT credential to apply for or receive a grant.