General Safety Topics

The documents below provide recommendations from the American College of Radiology (ACR) for the training, skills, and techniques necessary to ensure the safe and efficient practice of radiology. Review the ACR’s position regarding quality and safety, equipment, and patient education in addition to practice guidelines and technical standards.

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Radiation Safety

We have compiled a variety of informative and instructional resources designed to assist radiologists in providing effective imaging and therapy while minimizing the risk during exposure to ionizing radiation.

MR Safety

MR Safety

Resources include the ACR Guidance Document for Safe MR Practices, information on MR contrast agents, and patient safety resources and videos. logo

Patient Resources

Visit our patient resources to watch videos addressing radiology benefits and risks, find radiation safety resources and locate accredited imaging facilities in your area.

Other Safety Topics

Various resources providing safety recommendations for radiology-related procedures.