LCSR LogoThe ACR Lung Cancer Screening Registry™ (LCSR) is now available for online data entry. LCSR is approved by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) to enable providers to meet quality reporting requirements to receive Medicare CT lung cancer screening payment. Electronic data submission will be available at a later date.

Registry structure will be based on Lung-RADS™. Final data element specifications for the registry and measure definitions are provided below.

Anticipated Timeline:

  • Open for registration: Now!
  • Data submission: Now! (and data may be submitted retroactively on exams performed starting January 1, 2015)
  • First feedback reports: Fall 2015

What radiology practices can do now:

  • Determine which method you will use to submit data to the LCSR from the list below.
  1. Enter data manually using our on-line forms
  2. New! Upload a flat file (bar (I) delimited) configured according to the instructions in the LCSR User Guide (Section 4)
  3. New! Transmit data electronically using web-based services. To request IT specifications please contact nrdr@acr.org. 

Certified Software Partners
The following software partners have validated direct data export into the ACR LCSR:
 

        Invivo 
         
Primordial       
         
         

 
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