Yankton Medical Clinic Earns Reaccreditation from AIUM

January 09, 2017 at 2:56 PM

Ultrasound2017.jpgThe Ultrasound Practice Council of the American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine (AIUM) is pleased to announce that Yankton Medical Clinic, P.C. has achieved reaccreditation in General and Obstetrics/Gynecology Diagnostic ultrasounds.

Yankton Medical Clinic, P.C. achieved this recognition by meeting rigorous voluntary guidelines set by the diagnostic ultrasound profession.  All facets of the practice were assessed, including the training and qualifications of physicians and sonographers; ultrasound equipment maintenance; documentation; storage, and record-keeping practices; policies and procedures to protect patients and staff; quality assurance methods; and the thoroughness, technical quality and interpretation of the sonograms the practice performs.

The AIUM is a multidisciplinary medical association of more than 9,900 physicians, sonographers, and scientists dedicated to advancing the safe and effective use of ultrasound in medicine through professional and public education, research, development of guidelines, and accreditation.

Yankton Medical Clinic, P.C.’s onsite radiologist, Will Eidsness, MD, and all sonographers are board certified.

ATTACHED PHOTO: Kelly Arens, BS, RTR, RDMS, RVT; Sarah Smith, RDMS; Judy VanHeek, RTRM, RDMS, RVT, RDCS; Janet Schrempp, RTR, RDMS, RVT, RDCS; and Todd Lange, BSRTR, RDMS, RVT, RDCS. Not pictured Pam Cokeley, RTR, RDMS.