Lung Cancer Screening Resources

The ACR is your best resource for safe, effective lung cancer screening with the latest research, toolkits and key patient information.

New: Updated USPSTF Lung Cancer Screening Guidelines Would Help Save Lives

LCS Resumption of Screening Toolkit

The Lung Cancer Screening Steering Committee and ACR staff have collaborated to create the Resumption of Screening toolkit: a dedicated resource to assist Lung Cancer screening centers with return to screening during the COVID-19 pandemic.

This toolkit includes:

A special thank you to Dr. Debra Dyer, MD, FACR; Dr. Eric Hart, MD; Andrea Borondy Kitts, MS, MPH; Linda Sample; Alicia Blakey; Kim Sandler, MD; Angela Criswell, MA; Dr. Carol Wu, MD; and the LCS Steering Committee for their assistance with this project

Quality Measures


Several short videos are available to demonstrate the LCSR Measure Aggregate Report navigation for use to identify areas for program improvement:

Patient/Physician Shared Decision Aids


Practice Parameters and Technical Standards and Appropriateness Criteria


Resources for Front-Line Lung Cancer Screening Advocates


Quality Assurance


Webinars

Lung Cancer Screening Boot Camp Webinar Series

These webinars — available on demand — provide valuable advice on how radiologists and radiology group practices can implement successful lung cancer screening programs. Each webinar focuses on a specific topic and related discussions about best practices to meet the challenges of lung cancer screening.

Questions may be directed to Tiffany Gowen, MHA, senior program specialist for the Lung Cancer Screening 2.0 Steering Committee.

New! Counsel to Quit: Tobacco Intervention Training Webinar

This free, 60-minute webinar provides health care professionals with information and skills to appropriately screen patients for tobacco use, strategies to advise cessation, and opportunities to connect patients to appropriate tobacco cessation treatment options. Download FAQs »

**Note: CME only offered for live event attendance**

Watch on demand

Smoking Cessation


Research

Lung Cancer Screening FAQ



Get answers to frequently asked questions about low-dose CT screening for lung cancer screening.

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Registry vs.  Designated Screening Center

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How do the ACR Lung Cancer Screening Registry and Lung Cancer Screening Center Designation compare?

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