Picture Archiving and Communication System (PACS) refers to a computer system that is used in Healthcare to capture, store, distribute and display medical images for interpretation or review. Electronic images and reports are transmitted digitally via PACS. PACS consists of four major components:
Combined with available and emerging web technology, PACS can deliver timely and efficient access to images, interpretations and related data. Our PACS is further strengthened by the integration with our hospital Radiology Information System (RIS), the Hospital Information System (HIS), and our Speech Recognition System.
The benefits of PACS are:
PACS is not only limited to radiology. As more departments are producing medical images nowadays, the need for storage/retrieval solutions become necessary for those departments as well and PACS can easily accommodate them. These departments include:
For all current Regional PACS users, please email firstname.lastname@example.org for your password to access training materials.
***Please email from your corporate email address. Thank you.***
Once you’ve received your password, training materials can be accessed here http://www.agfatraining.com/swodin-pacs-training.html
Training Videos for LHSC and SJHC PACS users can be accessed below :