LAS VEGAS – Desert Radiology, a premier diagnostic imaging practice that has served Southern Nevada for more than 50 years, announced that several of its imaging facilities have received the American College of Radiology (ACR) Accreditation, the gold standard in imaging certifications.
The ACR Accreditation, started in 1987, assures that imaging facilities across the nation meet equipment, medical personnel and quality assurance requirements that patients, payers, and referring physicians can rely on.
The following Desert Radiology imaging facilities have been granted full three-year accreditations from the ACR:
· Eastern and St. Rose facilities were awarded accreditation in MRI
· South Rainbow facility earned accreditation in Ultrasound
· Palomino facility received accreditation in Breast MRI
“This American College of Radiology accreditation demonstrates our practice’s commitment to providing our community with the safest and best quality imaging care,” said Rich Bodager, CEO and Executive Vice President of Desert Radiology. “We are extremely proud of this accomplishment that validates the hard work and dedication of our physicians and team members.”
Desert Radiology is Southern Nevada’s largest resource for imaging care with more than 80 experienced radiologists. The practice operates 11 outpatient imaging centers and works closely with 12 area hospitals to deliver leading-edge services that include diagnostic and interventional radiology.
About Desert Radiology
Desert Radiology was founded in 1966 and has grown within the Las Vegas community to become the area’s chief resource for the highest quality diagnostic care. Desert Radiology’s staff of radiologists, technical and support personnel promote a reassuring environment that relieves concerns, resulting in the best possible experience for our patients. Desert Radiology works closely with hospitals to deliver leading-edge diagnostic imaging services and is proud to provide radiology interpretations and perform interventional procedures at numerous Nevada hospitals. For more information, visit www.desertrad.com, or on Twitter at @DesertRadiology and Facebook at www.facebook.com/desertradiology.
Maddie Skains, MassMedia