Hospital’s imaging center is accredited

RHINEBECK — The Department of Medical Imaging at Northern Dutchess Hospital has received a three-year accreditation for nuclear medicine services from the American College of Radiology.

The American College of Radiology accredits facilities that achieve high practice standards.

The voluntary process requires submission of radiologist and technologist credentials, evidence of quality assurance testing, current policies and procedures and actual images to be evaluated for quality.