Registered in Musculoskeletal™ (RMSK™) Sonography Credential and MSK Exam Information

The new Registered in Musculoskeletal™ (RMSK™) sonography credential and MSK exam raises the standard of musculoskeletal sonography practice worldwide and promotes best practices for enhanced patient safety. To be eligible for a RMSK credential and earn your certification, you must first meet specific educational and professional experience requirements. You must then pass the Musculoskeletal (MSK) sonography examination, which is four hours long and contains 200 questions.

Applications for the Spring MSK administration are now closed. Applications for the Fall MSK administration will open June 10 - August 10, 2014. The MSK examination will be administered September 10 - October 11, 2014.

SIGN-UP NOW! Receive the latest updates about the RMSK credential and the MSK sonography examination.

Available Now:

Who should take the MSK examination? The RMSK™ credential and MSK exam are for individuals who hold a current valid license or active certification in a health related field* and who practice musculoskeletal ultrasound to include but not limited to:

  • Sonographers                                                                         
  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation Physicians and Specialists
  • Sports Medicine Practitioners
  • Osteopathic Surgeons
  • Radiologists
  • Chiropractors
  • Rheumatologists
  • Podiatrists
  • Orthopedic Surgeons

*An individual who's health care practice is enhanced, or directly related to the use of MSK sonography.

Explore the development process of the ARDMS MSK examination