Tri-Cities Open MRI
40W222 LaFox Rd, Suite H-1, St. Charles, IL 60175  
Tel:  (630) 444-0082  
Fax:  (630) 444-0083  
Hours:  M, T, TH, F: 8:30 am – 4:30 pm,  W 8:30 am - 6:00 pm  
 
 
     
 
 

Accreditation


 

Frequently Asked Questions

Before your imaging procedure, be sure to ask your physician the following questions:

  Why is the test needed?
  How will having the test improve my care?
  Is the facility accredited by the American College of Radiology (ACR)?

Why should I have my imaging exam done at an accredited facility?

When you see the gold seals of accreditation prominently displayed in our imaging facility, you can be sure that you are in a facility that meets standards for imaging quality and safety. Look for the ACR Gold Seals of Accreditation.
To achieve the ACR Gold Standard of Accreditation, our facility's personnel qualifications, equipment requirements, quality assurance, and quality control procedures have gone through a rigorous review process and have met specific qualifications. It's important for patients to know that every aspect of the ACR accreditation process is overseen by board-certified, expert radiologists and medical physicists in advanced diagnostic imaging.

What does ACR accreditation mean?

  Our facility has voluntarily gone through a vigorous review process to ensure that we meet
     nationally-accepted standards of care.
  Our personnel our well-qualified, through education and certification, to perform medical
     imaging and interpret your images.
  Our equipment is appropriate for the test or treatment you will receive, and our facility meets
     or exceeds quality assurance and safety guidelines.

What does the gold seal mean?

When you see the ACR gold seal, you can rest assured that your prescribed imaging test will be done at a facility that has met the highest level of imaging quality. The facility and its personnel have gone through a comprehensive review to earn accreditation status by the American College of Radiology (ACR), the largest and oldest imaging accrediting body in the U.S. and a professional organization of 34,000 physicians.

 

 
Ultrasound
 
ACR Accreditation 2017
 
     
 
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