By the end of this program, the viewer should be able to: 

  • Describe the elements of an imaging network. 
  • Describe why the DICOM standard is needed. 
  • Analyze how DICOM is used to move data between systems. 
  • Predict whether two modalities can communicate using DICOM materials.
  • Demonstrate the ability to communicate within information technology (IT) and picture archiving communications system (PACS) administrators.


ACCREDITATION TYPE:  ASRT – Category A+                   

CREDIT HOURS:  1                

Accreditation Information: 

Unless otherwise noted, this program will be ASRT-approved as a Category A program by the first start date. You must submit the required information by the deadline date to obtain continuing education credit. 

Target Audience

This program specifically targets imaging technologists, biomedical engineers, and healthcare information technology (IT) specialists.