(1) A person who
holds a current certificate and does not intend to practice as a certified
podiatric x-ray operator may apply to convert an active certificate to inactive
("retired") status. An individual who holds a retired certificate will not be
required to pay the renewal fee.
A person who holds an active certificate
may apply for retired status in the following manner:
(a) Obtain, complete, and submit to the
Board's administrative office an affidavit of retirement form.
(b) Submit any documentation which may be
required to the Board's administrative office.
A podiatric x-ray operator whose
certificate has been retired may re-enter active status by doing the following:
(a) Obtain complete and submit to the Board's
administrative office a reactivation/reinstatement application.
(b) Pay the renewal fees and state regulatory
fees as provided in Rule 1155-03-.06. If retirement reactivation is requested
prior to the expiration of one (1) year from the date of retirement, the Board
will require payment of the late renewal fee and past due renewal
(c) Submit verification of
successful completion of continuing education hours for the period of
retirement, pursuant to Rule 1155-03-.04.
(d) An individual having a certificate that
has been retired for at least twelve (12) months shall submit to a criminal
background check and cause the results to be submitted to the Board office
before the certificate can be reactivated.
(4) Certificate reactivation applications
shall be treated as certificate applications, and review decisions shall be
governed by Rule 1155-2-.07.