Practical Digital Imaging and PACS
THIS COURSE WILL BE RETIRED ON 04/01/2022. ALL POST-TESTS MUST BE SUBMITTED BEFORE 3/31/2022.
35 Category A Credits
ASRT approved and meets the ARRT requirements for Category A continuing education.
This continuing educational course emphasizes the advances in imaging technology, covering all of the inherently digital imaging modalities. Digital Image Communications in Medicine (DICOM) standards provide the path to integration of an electronic network and PACS comprised of digital imaging modalities, image workstations, and image archive. The focus of this course is to provide imaging personnel with tools and information to become conversant with the details of DICOM, and to enable the verification of optimal image acquisition, display, archiving, and quality control of PACS in the medical imaging environment.
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 and satisfies the twenty hour requirement in digital instruction for digital authorization application.
Florida: Technical Category
Texas: Directly Related