Society of Diagnostic Medical Sonography

 Practice Guidelines and Standards    

Practice and Accreditation
Standards/Guidelines

Practice and accreditation standards & guidelines that our members will find useful.


Clinical Laboratory/Facility Accreditation

While clinical laboratory/facility accreditation is generally considered voluntary, more and more Medicare carriers and third-party insurers are requiring sonographer certification or laboratory/facility accreditation.

Intersocietal Accreditation Commission (IAC)

American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine (AIUM)

American College of Radiology (ACR)