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ACR Accreditation: The Gold Standard in Medical Imaging

New and improved Accreditation System unveiled!

ACR Accreditation is recognized as the gold standard in medical imaging — Apply/Renew Today

Breast Ultrasound
Nuclear Medicine & PET
Radiation Oncology Practice
Stereotactic Breast Biopsy

Beyond the Gold — Become a Center of Excellence

Once your facility is ACR-accredited in multiple diagnostic imaging modalities, show the world that you are operating at the pinnacle of diagnostic care while ensuring you remain among the country’s elite facilities by becoming a Center of Excellence.

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The ultimate beneficiaries of ACR accreditation's rigorous standards are our patients. 
They have stories to tell. 
What does the ACR Accreditation gold seal mean for PATIENTS?

View Veena’s ultrasound story. As a high-risk, older mother-to-be, Veena’s imaging had an important role in her successful pregnancy.

View Kevin’s MRI story. Medical imaging was key to Kevin’s diagnosis: Kevin had rheumatoid arthritis and movement was becoming more difficult.

View Carrie’s mammogram story. After Carrie’s mother died of cancer, Carrie renewed her focus on her own wellness.

View Milagros’ story. At a young age, medical imaging revealed Milagros’ ovarian cancer. Ongoing imaging has proved vital to her recovery. is the leading patient resource for information on radiology exams and treatments for children and adults, including the new Rad4Kids stories and videos.

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Diagnosed at 42, Lidia cautions that skipping mammography screening for only a year could let cancer progress beyond where it can be easily treated. A mammogram caught her cancer early.

Diagnosed at 45 with breast cancer, Robin not only urges women to start annual mammograms at age 40, but to make sure their friends and family get theirs, too.

Showcase Your ACR Accreditation

Showcase Your ACR Accreditation

Imaging facilities across the nation are proudly displaying their ACR Accreditation. Send us a photo of your local billboard or advertisement and we’ll add it to our showcase. Submit images to

Navigate the accreditation process with tips, tricks, and a timeline from an accreditation professional.

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Image Wisely and Image Gently

Take the pledge to image wisely and get resources and information on radiation safety in adult medical imaging.

Image Gently® is working to increase awareness of the opportunities to promote radiation protection in the imaging of children.