The Breast Ultrasound Accreditation Program provides facilities performing breast ultrasound and ultrasound-guided breast biopsies peer review and constructive feedback on their staff’s qualifications, equipment, quality control, quality assurance, accuracy of needle placement and image quality.

Requirements for the Breast Imaging Center of Excellence have changed. Please learn more.

Program Requirements

It is required that you carefully read the Diagnostic Modality Accreditation Program Overview for a summary of the accreditation process and the modality-specific program requirements before applying for accreditation.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

Apply for Breast Ultrasound Accreditation

Is your facility applying for the Breast Ultrasound Accreditation Program for the first time? Please apply online.

If your facility is NOT applying for the Breast Ultrasound Accreditation Program for the first time, please follow our step-by-step instructions.

Testing and QC Forms

Facilities that have applied for the Breast Ultrasound Accreditation Program will submit the following documents with their image submission for review. These forms are provided to the facility in hard-copy form once their initial application has been processed at the ACR. For your convenience, additional copies may be printed by clicking on the links below. Please note that these forms should not be submitted with an initial application for accreditation.

Continuing Education and Experience Forms

The following forms can be used to keep track of continuing education and continuing experience for the physicians and technologists.