HARDIN MEMORIAL HOSPITAL’S WOMEN’S IMAGING CENTER HAS BEEN DESIGNATED AN ACR BREAST IMAGING CENTER OF EXCELLENCE
Hardin Memorial Hospital’s Women’s Imaging, has been designated a Breast Imaging Center 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 mammography, stereotactic breast biopsy, and breast ultrasound (including 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 is a national professional organization serving more than 34,000 diagnostic/interventional radiologists, radiation oncologists, nuclear medicine physicians, and medical physicists with programs focusing on the practice of medical imaging and radiation oncology and the delivery of comprehensive health care services.
The Women’s Imaging Center at Hardin Memorial Hospital is a place that really does understand women’s needs. Each year thousands of women come to the Women’s Imaging Center for Digital Mammography, Breast Ultrasound, Breast MRI, Stereotactic Breast Biopsy and Bone Densitometry. Designed exclusively by women for women, it is dedicated to meeting the health care needs of today’s woman. The Women’s Imaging Center also features exclusive parking, a private entrance and waiting area with on-site registration, located on the backside of the hospital off Woodland Drive.