Memorial Maternal Fetal Medicine has been re-accredited by The American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine

South Bend, IN – The Ultrasound Practice Accreditation Council of the American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine is please to announce that the ultrasound practice of Memorial Maternal Fetal Medicine has been re-accredited by the American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine.

Memorial Maternal Fetal Medicine continues to achieve this recognition by meeting rigorous voluntary guidelines set by the diagnostic ultrasound profession. All facets of the practice are assessed, including the training and qualifications of physicians and sonographers; equipment maintenance documentation, storage, and record keeping practices; policies and procedures to protect patients and staff; quality assurance methods; the thoroughness, technical quality and interpretation of the sonograms the practice performs.

About Memorial Maternal Fetal Medicine
The physicians at Memorial Maternal Fetal Medicine are perinatologists, specialists in high-risk pregnancy, who see patients for the following conditions: genetic counseling, advanced ultrasounds, pre-term labor, preeclampsia, gestational diabetes, blood group incompatibility, bleeding problems, multiple pregnancies, congenital abnormalities, and fetal health assessments.

About the AIUM
The American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine is a multidisciplinary association of more than 8.900 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. Participation in the AIUM’s Ultrasound Practice Accreditation program is available to practices in the following areas of ultrasound: abdominal/general, obstetrical or focused obstetrical, gynecological, vascular, breast, dedicated thyroid/parathyroid, dedicated musculoskeletal and fetal echocardiography. For more information, visit www.aium.org.

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Contact:

Maggie Scroope
(574) 647-3234
mscroope@memorialsb.org

Edgar Diaz
(574) 647-3273
ediaz2@memorialsb.org