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XRA Accredited in Lung Cancer Screening by the ACR

Published 08/05/2015

XRA Medical Imaging has been designated a Lung Cancer Screening Center by the American College of Radiology (ACR). The ACR Lung Cancer Screening Center designation is a voluntary program that recognizes facilities that have committed to practice safe, effective diagnostic care for individuals at the highest risk for lung cancer. In order to receive this elite distinction,...

Lung Cancer Screening for Medicare Patients

Published 11/11/2014

Great news for Medicare patients who are currently or have at some point been long-time smokers. The centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services has drafted a proposal to cover annual low-dose CT scans for their patients at a high risk for developing lung cancer. Lung cancer is the number one cause of cancer deaths in the United...