June 2009

Memorial Echocardiography Departments Receive Certification

Chattanooga, TN

The echocardiography departments at Memorial Health Care System were granted accreditation by the Intersocietal Commission for the Accreditation of Echocardiography Laboratories. The echocardiography departments at both Memorial Hospital and Memorial North Park Hospital received the accreditation. Accreditation signifies that the facility was reviewed by an independent agency that recognized the laboratory’s commitment to quality testing for the diagnosis of heart disease. For more information, contact Karen Sloan, karen_sloan@memorial.org.