Sanford Clinic Radiology Receives ACR Accreditation

Sanford Clinic Radiology in Sioux Falls, SD has been awarded a three-year term of accreditation in ultrasound.

(Sioux Falls, SD) Sanford Clinic Radiology in Sioux Falls, SD has been awarded a three-year term of accreditation in ultrasound as the result of a recent survey by the American College of Radiology (ACR). The clinic scored 99.16 percent out of 100 on a recent evaluation.

“At Sanford Clinic Radiology, we are very proud of our recent ACR Ultrasound Program Accreditation,” Darin Berg, Clinic Director for Sanford Clinic Radiology said. “This accomplishment is a testament to our commitment to provide the highest standard of care for our patients and to maintain a level of quality that is recognized nationally,”

The ACR, headquartered in Reston, VA, awards accreditation to facilities for the achievement of high practice standards after a peer-review evaluation of the practice. Evaluations are conducted by board-certified physicians and medical physicists who are experts in the field. They assess the qualifications of the personnel and the adequacy of facility equipment. The surveyors report their findings to the ACR’s Committee on Accreditation, which subsequently provides the practice with a comprehensive report.

The ACR is a national organization serving more than 32,000 diagnostic and interventional radiologists, radiation oncologists and nuclear medicine and medical physicists with programs focusing on the practice of medical imaging and radiation oncology and the delivery of comprehensive healthcare services.

Sanford Clinic Radiology specializes in the study and application of x-ray and radiation to diagnose and treat disease.

To learn more, call 605-328-3150.


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