ACR Accreditation Overview 2016

  Dina Hernandez , BSRS, RT, Director of Non-Breast Imaging Accreditation, American College of Radiology

Dina Hernandez, BSRS, RT, Director of Non-Breast Imaging Accreditation, American College of Radiology

The objective of this presentation is to provide an understanding of the basics of the ACR accreditation programs. Attendees will learn why accreditation is important, the basic requirements for individual accreditation programs including CT, MR, breast MR, nuclear medicine, PET, US and breast ultrasound, how to prepare accreditation submissions and common pitfalls of the accreditation processes. In addition, attendees will learn about the Diagnostic Center of Excellence and ACR Lung Cancer Screening Center designations and have an understanding of how to prepare for an ACR validation site survey.

Kathryn Keur