PACS A Guide to the Digital Revolution
THIS COURSE WILL BE RETIRED ON 04/01/2022. ALL POST-TESTS MUST BE SUBMITTED BEFORE 3/31/2022.
27.5 Category A Credits ASRT approved.
ASRT approved and meets the ARRT requirements for Category A continuing education.
This course presents recent developments in PACS, including an overview of the latest medical imaging standards, discussion on security issues (especially regarding HIPAA), an introduction to current information on PACS workstations, updated information on data storage and compression, and how PACS influences research and education. Since health care organizations are generating filmless implementation strategies, this course is vital to imaging professionals in the development of PACS in radiology.
California: Accepted for Certified Radiologic Technologist (CRT), Limited X-Ray Technician (XT) and X-Ray Supervisor/Operator. Satisfies the four hour digital radiography requirement for California.
Florida: Technical Category
Texas: Directly Related