Download the IAC Vascular Testing Standards
The IAC Standards and Guidelines for Vascular Testing Accreditation are available below for download as a PDF. These accreditation Standards and Guidelines are the minimum standards for accreditation of noninvasive vascular facilities. Standards are the minimum requirements to which an accredited facility is held accountable. Guidelines are descriptions, examples, or recommendations that elaborate on the Standards. Guidelines are not required, but can assist with interpretation of the Standards. Standards are printed in regular typeface in outline form. Guidelines are printed in italic typeface in narrative form.
PLEASE NOTE: Proposed changes to the IAC Standards and Guidelines for Vascular Testing are currently up for public comment through June 15th, 2016. To review the proposed changes, please visit intersocietal.org/iac/comment_period.htm.
The Standards are highlighted in the new version available on the website as well as in the current version of the Online Accreditation application.
Standards that are highlighted are content changes that were made as part of the August 3, 2015 revision. These Standards became effective on February 3, 2016. Facilities applying for accreditation after February 3, 2016 must have policies in place in order to comply with these new highlighted Standards.
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