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Response to CAMRT position statement on shielding

Earlier this month, the CAMRT released a position statement titled “Discontinuing the Use of Gonadal and Fetal Shielding for Patients.” We have received some inquiries from MRTs about the College’s position on this recent statement and would like to take this opportunity to clarify the matter for all regulated members. To put it briefly, there […]

2020 Annual Report now available

The Alberta College of Medical Diagnostic and Therapeutic Technologists 2020 Annual Report is now available on our website. This report demonstrates the College’s continued commitment to protecting Albertans during a year that presented many new challenges due to the COVID-19 pandemic and illustrates that despite these challenges, 2020 was a productive year for the College. […]

Status of MRT and ENP eligibility for COVID-19 vaccine

Alberta is currently in Phase 2 of its COVID-19 vaccine program. Health-care providers who may be involved in clinical practice (i.e., have face-to-face interactions with patients, clients, residents of health-care facilities, etc.) are now eligible for the COVID-19 vaccine as part of the Phase 2C vaccine rollout. For more details on who is eligible during […]

Change to CCP for 2020-21 cycle

The College recognizes that the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic and the new variants in Alberta continue to present uncertainties and challenges for MRTs and ENPs. We are aware it has caused unexpected changes to employment opportunities and areas of practice, which is worrying. Regulated members continue to provide essential services to the public with professionalism, expertise […]

College bylaws updated

Organizations are dynamic; they grow and change with emerging and evolving needs. What the public needs and expects from its regulators is always evolving, so our governing body and structures must also continually evolve to best serve the public. Bill 30, the Health Statutes Amendments Act, 2020, came into force on July 29, 2020. This […]

Member portal scheduled maintenance

Please note that the online member portal (My Profile) will be unavailable from 11:45 am to 1:45 pm on Thursday, December 10, while scheduled maintenance is being completed. During this time, members will not be able to log in to update their profiles or complete their renewals and supervisors will not be able to confirm […]

Social media guidelines released

Social media plays an important role in modern culture, but engaging with these platforms comes with certain risks. As professionals granted the privilege of self-regulation by Albertans, MRTs and ENPs are expected to uphold the integrity of the profession by engaging in social media thoughtfully and responsibly.

MRT Week 2020

Medical Radiation Technologist (MRT) Week is November 8-14, 2020! The College is proud to support MRT Week as a means of raising awareness about the MRT specialties we regulate and celebrating the essential role they play in our healthcare system. Due to the evolving situation with COVID-19, the College is adapting the way we celebrate […]

Registration renewal for 2021 now open

Registration renewal for 2021 is now open! General and associate members’ current registration will expire on December 31, 2020. Please log in to the online member portal and click “Renew” in the appropriate box on your home page (Associate or General) to complete your renewal. The recently upgraded member portal features a renewal process that […]

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