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Radiologic Technology

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    Department of Health | Radiologic Technology Certification

    4052 Bald Cypress Way 

    Bin C-85 

    Tallahassee, FL 32399-3285

For Applications and Fees (Regular Mail)
  • P.O. Box 6330 

    Tallahassee, FL 32314-6330


The Council on Radiation Protection is an advisory council to the Department of Health and was legislatively established to ensure that every radiological personnel practicing in this state meets minimum requirements for safe practice. The Department is responsible for licensing, monitoring, disciplining and educating every person who use radiation and radiation emitting equipment to assure competency and safety to practice in Florida.


For up to date and current COVID-19 information for the ARRT please go to the following link https://www.arrt.org/

Important message regarding license expiration dates:  As part of the response efforts to the Novel Coronavirus 2019 (COVID- 19), State Surgeon General Dr. Scott A. Rivkees issued Emergency Order DOH No. 20-008 extending the licensure renewal expiration date until August 31, 2020 for any health care practitioner with licensure renewal deadlines between May 31, 2020 and July 31, 2020.  Please see below for the new profession-specific extended license renewal dates.

 
ProfessionCurrent Expiration DateNew Expiration Date
Psychologist05/31/20208/31/2020
Limited License Psychologist05/31/20208/31/2020
Certified Nursing Assistant05/31/20208/31/2020
Electrologist05/31/20208/31/2020
Electrolysis Facility05/31/20208/31/2020
Radiologic Technology05/31/20208/31/2020
Radiologic Assistant05/31/20208/31/2020
Radiologic Technology06/31/20208/31/2020
Radiologic Assistant06/30/20208/31/2020
Registered Nurse07/31/20208/31/2020
Advanced Practice Registered Nurse07/31/20208/31/2020
Radiologic Techology07/31/20208/31/2020
Radiologist Assistant07/31/20208/31/2020

 **** ATTENTION APPLICANTS ****

Effective July 1, 2016, anyone applying for certification as a Radiologic Technologist or Radiologist Assistant is no longer required to complete the HIV/Aids course as a condition of licensure.  After July 1, 2016, you will not need to submit evidence of HIV/Aids Course Completion.  Please note that this is still a condition of renewal of a certification. 

  • Florida’s Healthy Promise Campaign
  • Information on Ebola Virus Disease Documents
  • Notice to Licensees About Fraudulent Documents
Healthy Promise Florida is a campaign sponsored by the Florida Department of Health to encourage residents in Florida to make more informed choices about healthy eating and active living this year. Learn more about the Healthy Promise Campaign.
The state of Florida is prepared to identify and treat patients who may have Ebola Virus Disease (EVD). In the event that a patient with EVD is diagnosed in Florida, the Florida Department of Health will collaborate with healthcare partners to ensure appropriate patient care, protocols for isolation, infection control and the assessment of risk to relevant individuals. 

For further information on the Ebola Virus Disease visit the Department of Health’s online newsroom or website
The Florida Department of Health (DOH) is aware that documents purportedly originating from DOH requesting information of a sensitive nature have been received by members of the public. These documents request licensees share information that may be used to commit fraud against a licensee or patient. DOH is committed to protecting the integrity of DOH licensees and consumers. The DOH Office of Inspector General is in contact with the Agency for Health Care Administration and the Florida Department of Law Enforcement to investigate fraud perpetrated on our licensees.

Should you receive a document that appears to be from DOH, but you believe may be fraudulent, you may contact your local law enforcement agency or you may contact DOH at 850-488-0595 for instructions on how to proceed. Your cooperation and assistance is vital in protecting the continued integrity of DOH licensees and our consumers.