Virginia

  1. Does your state license nuclear medicine technologists? Yes, but only in the outpatient setting not affiliated with a hospital.
  2. Does your state license radiology technologists? Yes
  3. Does your state require a specialty license for CT attenuation correction? No
  4. Does your state recognize the CT certification from the ARRT, NMTCB, or both? Not required
  5. If a nuclear medicine technologist is not certified in diagnostic radiography but is certified in CT can they perform diagnostic CT on a standalone CT scanner? Yes
  6. If a nuclear medicine technologist is not certified in diagnostic radiography but is certified in CT can they perform diagnostic CT on a hybrid scanner? Yes
  7. Does your state regulate if a nuclear medicine technologist can administer adjunctive medications? No
  8. Does your state require CE for licensing? Yes
  9. How frequently do you have to renew your nuclear medicine technologist license in your state? Annually
  10. What is the name of the license for CT attenuation correction? N/A
  11. How many CE units are required? 24 credit units every two years

Updated April 2020