American Registry of Magnetic Resonance Imaging Technologists
“The Gold Standard of MRI Technologist Certification” “Because MRI is a Specialty” "You are MRI when you are A R M R I T"
American College of Radiology (ACR) MRI Accreditation Committee has recognized ARMRIT as an autonomous certifying body meeting the ACR accreditation requirements for MRI technologists, as of September 17, 2020. Visit: Accreditation Information for MRI.
American Council on Education's College Credit Recommendation Service (ACE CREDIT) has evaluated and recommended college credit for one of the ARMRIT courses, the ARMRIT MRI Technologist examination. The American Council on Education, the major coordinating body for all the nation's higher education institutions, seeks to provide leadership and a unifying voice on key higher education issues and to influence public policy through advocacy, research, and program initiatives.
Apprenticeship - USDOL, The ARMRIT allows graduates from U.S. Department of Labor (USDOL) Approved Registered Apprenticeship Programs by the U.S. Department of Labor, Office of Apprenticeship, or a State Apprenticeship Agency recognized by the Office of Apprenticeship to sit for their certification exam. MRI Technologist O*NET Code: 29-2035.00 Rapids Code: 1115 www.dol.gov/apprenticeship/
Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) has established accreditation requirements for providers of advanced medical imaging mandated by the Medicare Improvements for Patients and Providers Act of 2008 (MIPPA). Providers must comply with CMS' requirement that all providers of CT, MRI, PET and nuclear medicine exams be accredited by Jan. 1, 2012, in order to be reimbursed. Download PDF
Institute for Credentialing Excellence (ICE) ARMRIT is a member organization. .
Intersocietal Accreditation Commission includes ARMRIT as a recognized certifying body for MRI Technologists.
Joint Commission (formerly JCAHO) includes ARMRIT as a recognized certifying body for MRI Technologists.
Los Angeles County, CA, Department of Health Services has included ARMRIT certification in the selection requirements for MRI Technologist positions in LA County Hospitals.
New Hampshire Board of Medical Imaging and Radiation Therapy includes ARMRIT certification as a requirement to be eligible for a license to practice MRI Technology. www.oplc.nh.gov/medical-imaging/index.htm
New Mexico Medical Imaging & Radiation Therapy Act Committee includes ARMRIT certification as a requirement to be eligible for a license to practice MRI Technology. Click Here
Veterans Administration ARMRIT is recognized and approved by the Medical Imaging Department which established the policy of reimbursing the associated application and examination fees of its members. GI Bill Reimbursement Click Here
West Virginia Medical Imaging and Radiation Therapy Technology Board of Examiners has included ARMRIT certification as a requirement to be eligible for a license to practice MRI Technology.