This program specifies the permit requirements for approximately 5000 individuals who operate x-ray or radiation therapy machines or administer radioactive materials for patients in Iowa medical facilities.

Minimum standards for formal education, examination, and continuing education help maintain the radiological health and safety of Iowans.

Information Notices

Public Notice

Follow the following link for a New Chapter 42 Regulatory Guide. 

Chapter 42 - Permit to Operate Ionizing Radiation Producing Machines or Administer Radioactive Materials Regulatory Guide

For More Information contact Permits to Operate at 515-725-1077