Frequently Asked Questions

What is the RMSK and do I need it in order to apply for accreditation in musculoskeletal ultrasound?
General Questions
The RMSK is an individual certification offered through the American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonographers (ARDMS) for musculoskeletal ultrasound.

AIUM Ultrasound Practice Accreditation does not require physicians to become certified in RMSK.

Physicians must meet at least one criteria listed in the MSK Training Guidelines in order to apply for practice accreditation, along with annual volume requirements as listed in the Standards and Guidelines for the Accreditation of Ultrasound Practices.

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