Download the IAC Echocardiography Standards

The IAC Standards and Guidelines for Echocardiography Accreditation are available below for download as a PDF. These are the minimum Standard requirements for which an accredited facility is held accountable. Applicant facilities must reference the current published version of the Standards when applying for first-time accreditation or reaccreditation.

Standards that are highlighted are content changes that were made as part of the June 1, 2017 revision. These Standards became effective on December 1, 2017, with minor revisions published on April 27, 2018. Facilities applying for accreditation after December 1, 2017 revision must comply with these highlighted Standards.

For additional information regarding the IAC process of revising the Standards or 60-day public comment period, please review the IAC Accreditation Program Policies & Procedures, Section 1: Changes to the Standards.

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