Legislation, Regulations and Advocacy

Standards and Regulations
Legislation, Regulations and Advocacy

Federal Activity

Learn about federal bills the ASRT is monitoring and take action.

Medicare Recognition of the Radiologist Assistant

Passage of MARCA will ensure that regardless of the setting in which the radiology service is performed; hospital, critical access hospital, ambulatory surgical center or any other facility setting, that services provided by a radiologist assistant, supervised by a radiologist as part of a radiologist-led patient care team receive complete Medicare reimbursement.

Fact Check: Dispelling MARCA and RA Myths


State Laws

Find state licensing information, contacts for state radiation control program offices and states that license or regulate by modality.

Individual State Licensure

Find links to information for each state regarding licensure, certification or recognition of the R.T. profession.

States that Regulate by Modality

ASRT list of states that have R.T. licensure, certification or recognition.

State Radiation Control Program Offices

Links to state radiation control agencies responsible for regulating radiation producing equipment and materials.

Advocacy Action Center

Learn about state and federal issues effecting R.T.s and communicate with lawmakers and regulatory agencies.

Welcome! Join us in contacting state and federal lawmakers about important legislation that affects the radiologic technology profession and America’s patients. Through collective advocacy efforts, our voices can be heard.

The American Society of Radiologic Technologists is a tireless advocate for medical imaging and radiation therapy professionals, and we’re dedicated to providing important information about legislation affecting you and your patients.

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