Diagnostic Imaging Centers

Jack Plagge, Manager
Hospital & Outpatient Services Unit

Bureau of Health Facility Regulation
2727 Mahan Drive, Mail Stop #31
Tallahassee, Florida 32308
Telephone: (850) 412-4549
Florida Relay Service (TDD): (800) 955-8771
Email: hospitals@ahca.myflorida.com

In accordance with Section 456.053, Florida Statutes, all group practices and sole providers are required to report annually to the Agency for Health Care Administration if they accept outside referrals for diagnostic imaging services. The Legislature lists the following as diagnostic imaging services:

  • Magnetic resonance imaging
  • Nuclear medicine
  • Angiography
  • Arteriography
  • Position emission tomography
  • Digital vascular imaging
  • Bronchography
  • Lymphangiography
  • Splenography
  • Ultrasound
  • EEG
  • EKG
  • Nerve conduction studies
  • Evoked potentials
  • Computed tomography

Note: Effective March 1, 2004, all health care clinics as specified in the "Health Care Clinic Act," ss. 400.990-.995, F.S., are required to be licensed by the Agency for Health Care Administration. Additional information on health care clinic licensure or exemption may be obtained in the Health Care Clinic section of the Agency web site.


None at this time

Reporting Requirement

Statute/Rule Authority