Special Programs

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The responsibilities of an imaging professional extend beyond the daily routine of technology and techniques. Patient safety, knowledge of the latest directives, and interaction with other healthcare professionals play an important role. TiP-Ed is proud to offer these Special Programs designed to help maintain a well-rounded professional.


Accreditation Information

While the technical content is most effective for the target audience, other healthcare professionals also may benefit from viewing this course. Regardless of your imaging specialty, you may apply for continuing education credit. Refer to the "Overview" tab for additional information on continuing education accreditation approval.

American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT)
The ARRT imposes mandatory requirements for continuing education credits in order for the technologist to maintain a registered status. ARRT defines the requirements for Category A or A+ credit, not the continuing education organizations.

  • Category A Credit
    CE activities approved by a Recognized Continuing Education Evaluation Mechanism  (RCEEM).  
  • Category A+ Credit
    Activities approved for Category A+ must be related to one or more clinical activities  in the role delineation of the R.R.A. R.R.A.s must obtain a minimum of 25 of the 50 CE  credits required through activities designated as Category A or Category A+.  Radiologic Technologists also may claim A+ credit.  
  • Registered Radiologist Assistant (R.R.A.) 
    ARRT awards the designation Registered Radiologist Assistant (R.R.A)to those who meet and continue to meet certification and registration requirements as designated in the ARRT Rules and Regulations.

American Society of Radiologic Technologists (ASRT)
The American Society of Radiologic Technologists is the premier professional association of people working in medical imaging and radiation therapy. Unless otherwise noted, TiP-Ed programs will be ASRT approved for Category A or A+ Credit. Refer to the "Overview" tab for additional information on continuing education accreditation approval. Radiologic Technologists may claim A or A+ credit.

Advanced Molecular Imaging and Therapy (SNM)
The SNM - Technologist Section is a nationally recognized provider of continuing education for technologists through its Verification of Involvement in Continuing Education (VOICE) system. VOICE-approved credit is recognized by most licensure states and by the ARRT (as Category A credit).