ARMRIT Recognition:

  • 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 July 2, 2013. Visit: http://www.acraccreditation.org/~/media/ACRAccreditation/Documents/MRI/Requirements.pdf?la=en See Page 10.
  • 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. ICE member.
  • 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 Mexico Medical Imaging & Radiation Therapy Act Committee (MIRTAC) Draft has included ARMRIT certification as a requirement to be eligible for a license to practice MRI Technology.
  • North Dakota Medical Imaging & Radiation Therapy Board has included ARMRIT certification as a requirement to be eligible for a License to practice MRI Technology. ARMRIT MRI Techs working in the State of North Dakota can now apply for their MRI License. Visit the North Dakota Board of Medical Imaging website:http://www.ndmirtboard.com/documents/PHRG_5.1_NDAC_TITLE_114_Adm_Rules_Stakeholders.pdf See pages 10 & 22.
  • O*NET OnLine a proud partner of the americanjobcenter network includes ARMRIT Certification. onetonline.org
  • Ohio Department of Health has officially included ARMRIT as a recognized certifying body for MRI Technologists.
  • Oregon Board of Medical Imaging Technology has included ARMRIT certification as a requirement to be eligible for a Medical Imaging Technologist License to practice MRI Technology. ARMRIT MRI Techs working in the State of Oregon can now apply for their MRI License. Visit the Oregon Board of Medical Imaging website: Permanent_Initial_MRI_License_0828.pdf
  • RadSite includes ARMRIT as a recognized Certifying Organization for MRI Technologists - www.radsitequality.com MAP Standards (see pages 32, 37, & 66).
  • 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.