SECSNMMI News & Events

  • Plan to Attend ASNC 2017

    Technologists – plan to attend the 22nd Annual Scientific Session of the American Society of Nuclear Cardiology. ASNC offers a dynamic, disease-based approach to nuclear imaging education. With high-level, interactive programming, the meeting will provide attendees with the most up-to-date specialized curriculum on nuclear cardiology and its emerging trends and […]

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  • US Department of Veterans Affairs Scales Back Proposal

    December 13, 2016: In a victory for radiologists, the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) has scaled back a proposal that grants expanded duties to advanced-level nurses within the VA system, by removing language that some observers believed could have allowed nurses to perform and interpret medical imaging studies.  Click […]

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  • Joint Commission Announces Changes to Elements of Performance (EP’s) for Technologists

    Earlier this year, The Joint Commission announced revision to the Standards for Diagnostic Imaging Services for hospitals, critical access hospitals and ambulatory care organizations. The changes required CT technologists to be CT certified by January 2018 and recognized certification from the American Registry of Radiology Technologists (ARRT) and Nuclear Medicine […]

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