The updated ACR CT Quality Control Manual assists facilities in testing and maintaining CT equipment within a continuous quality control program. The digital manual emphasizes a team approach to quality control, with step-by-step instructions for daily, weekly, monthly and yearly tests. Based on test results, you can review suggestions for corrective action.
The manual describes which personnel are responsible for specific tasks and delineates methods for evaluating equipment performance. Updates include:
|Radiologist Section||Radiologic Technologist Section||Qualified Medical Physicist Section|
Removed: Standard Artifact-Free Image section
Removed: Image thickness test
The new ACR CT Quality Control Manual is free to ACR-accredited facilities and facilities applying for accreditation. Others can purchase the manual from the ACR Catalog.
For More Information
To learn more about CT quality control resources, visit the ACR CT Accreditation page.