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This module provides the student with a broad overview of Picture Archiving and Communication Systems (PACS) from image capture and storage, to operational management within the modern healthcare environment. The module aims to develop the knowledge required to enable Healthcare Professionals to provide effective day to day PACS administration within a modern Radiology Department.
Furthermore, the student will be able to appreciate the application of digital imaging technologies at an advanced level within their own working practice. This knowledge will in turn lay the foundation for a more strategic managerial understanding of the use of digital imaging systems as a critical part of radiology service management.
Who is the module for:
Radiographers and healthcare professionals responsible for effective day to day PACS administration in a Radiology department.
Degree or diploma in Radiography or equivalent
Number of credits and level of study:
30 credits at level 7.
Exam Multiple Choice Questions 20%
Essay - (4500 words) 80%
Pattern of Delivery:
Up to 5 days teaching over a week with online blended learning and self-study
*Dates may change
Please Email Postgraduate Radiography , Who will be happy to help you with any queries.