RAS is the only multi-location breast imaging center in Northern California to be Awarded the Breast Imaging Center of Excellence accreditation
Radiological Associates of Sacramento Designated an ACR Accredited Breast Imaging Center of Excellence
For Immediate Release. Sacramento, Calif. - Radiological Associates of Sacramento Medical Group, Inc. (RAS) announced today that its network of mammography centers, located throughout the greater Sacramento region have been designated Breast Imaging Centers of Excellence by the American College of Radiology (ACR).
By awarding facilities the status of a Breast Imaging Center of Excellence, the ACR recognizes breast imaging centers that have earned accreditation in all of the College’s voluntary, breast-imaging accreditation programs and modules, in addition to the mandatory Mammography Accreditation Program.
The breast imaging services at this center are fully accredited in mammography, stereotactic breast biopsy, breast ultrasound and ultrasound-guided breast biopsy. Peer-review evaluations, conducted in each breast imaging modality by board-certified physicians and medical physicists who are experts in the field, have determined that this facility has achieved high practice standards in image quality, personnel qualifications, facility equipment, quality control procedures, and quality assurance programs.
The ACR, headquartered in Reston, Va., is a national organization serving more than 32,000 diagnostic/interventional radiologists, radiation oncologists, nuclear medicine physicians, and medical physicists with programs for focusing on the practice of medical imaging and radiation oncology, as well as the delivery of comprehensive health care services.
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Publication Date: August 29, 2008