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What you will learn

Course description: 

Skill Level: Introductory

This is a fundamental course in PACS (Picture Archiving and Communication Systems).  Although this is a fundamentals course in PACS, the student will benefit greatly in having already studied:

DICOM, Plain and Simple

Medical imaging, Plain and Simple

The basic concepts examined in these two  courses form a foundation for the understanding of PACS.



Course objectives: 

At the conclusion of the course, the student will be able to understand the following concepts and apply them in everyday practice:

  • Relationship among PACS, RIS, HIS and EHR
  • Types of Image Storage Systems
  • Fundamental Database Concepts
  • Workstation basic functionality
  • Network Concepts
  • Electronic Healthcare Record (EHR) Fundamentals



Course details

Delivery method: 

  • eLearning


  • English

Course author(s): 

Thomas Giordano

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