MRI at Belfair receives accreditation

MRI at Belfair in Bluffton has received accreditation through Sept. 20, 2014, for its breast MRI services from the American College of Radiology.

Dr. Joe Borelli, president and medical director of MRI at Belfair, is past chairman of the committee on MRI accreditation.

Beginning in 2012, Medicare will not reimburse facilities for MRI, CT, nuclear medicine and PET exam procedures unless they are accredited, according to the American College or Radiology.