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Mammography Facilities - Inspections

DHEC inspects all mammography providers in South Carolina to make sure facilities meet the requirements of the federal Mammography Quality Standards Act as well as state regulations. We have a contract with the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to perform inspections and enforce federal standards.

We also help ensure that low-income women receive quality mammograms under a program funded by DHEC's Center for Health Promotion.

S.C. Mammography Regulations (Part V of S.C. Reg. 61-64 - Title B - Rules and Regulations for Radiation Control)

Regulatory Guide for Mammography (pdf)