Continuing Education

3 Days

Radiologists and Radiology Technicians



This theoretical and hands-on course introduces the Picture Archiving and Communication System (PACS) and its importance to healthcare and in particular to imaging sources and storing processes. PACS opens the imaging and radiology industry to the online level. The course covers the following topics:

  1. Analog and digital images and radiology
  2. Architecture and Components of PACS
  3. Benefits PACS brings to healthcare: Healthcare professionals, patients, and organizations
  4. Mini PACS, full PACS, and web based PACS
  5. DICOM

There are 3 types of certified PACS by PARCA:

  1. Certified PACS Associate
  2. Certified PACS System Analyst
  3. Certified PACS Interface Analyst

Target Attendees:
Radiologists and Radiology Technicians

# of participants:
Maximum 20