New Registrants

​​​New Registrants that earned their first credential(s) during December 1 - 31, 2016 had until February 28, 2017 to pay their annual renewal fee. Each year, ARDMS assesses Registrants an annual renewal fee for the upcoming year. Even though you are newly credentialed, you must pay the renewal fee for the following year in order to maintain Active Status.

If you missed the renewal deadline of February 28, 2017, your credential(s) were revoked.  You then have one opportunity to reinstate your credential(s) by following the Reinstatement procedure (see below) for New Registrants.​

Here are important deadlines for New Registrants:

​​​​Important Dates and Fee​Renewal​Reinstatement
Deadline​February 28, 2017​August 1, 2017
Fees

​Renewal Fee
$75 for RDMS, RDCS, RVT, RMSKS

​Renewal Fee + $150 USD Reinstatement fee



Why is there an Annual Renewal Fee?
Annual renewals help us fulfill our mission of empowering sonographers to provide exceptional patient care through rigorous assessments and continual learning. We are dedicated to providing our Registrants and the global Ultrasound Community with the highest and most comprehensive level of professional services and support.

ARDMS renewal fees are:
$75 for RDMS, RDCS, RVT, RMSKS

Renew Your Credential(s) Online!
You can quickly and easily pay your renewal fee online using your Visa, MasterCard, Discover, American Express or electronic check by logging on to MY ARDMS. It's FAST, EASY and SECURE! Visit MY ARDMS.

Once your renewal fee is received, you can expect:
     • An updated ARDMS identification (ID) card will be sent to you for the renewal year.
     • Your name is listed in the ARDMS Directory of Registrants through the end of the renewal year.

What if you miss your renewal deadline?
If you miss the February 28, 2017 renewal deadline, your credential(s) will be revoked. To have your credential(s) reinstated, please follow the Reinstatement procedure for New Registrants (see below). 

What is the Reinstatement Procedure for New Registrants?
If you missed the renewal deadline of February 28, 2017, your credential(s) were revoked.  New Registrants have until August 1, 2017 to reinstate their credential(s) by paying the annual renewal fee plus the $150 USD reinstatement fee. The fastest way to reinstate is online via your MY ARDMS account.

Note: Registrant renewal fees, application fees, dues, contributions or gifts to Inteleos are not deductible as a charitable contribution for federal income tax purposes. These payments may be deductible as ordinary and necessary business expenses under Section 162 of the Internal Revenue Code. Inteleos has been organized under Section 501(c)(6) of the IRC. The Inteleos tax identification number is 51-0184277. You may wish to consult your tax advisor for further assistance.