Standards Certification

Both DICOM and HL7 have a corresponding certification. The DICOM certification is managed and issued by PARCA (http://pacsadmin.org/cdip.cfm) and the HL7 certification is managed and issued by HL7 (http://www.hl7.org/implement/certification.cfm). SIIM only provides the training and study resources that can be used to take the certification exams.

Standards Certification
Type Knowledge Skills Face to Face Seminars Online Classes Self Study (CBT) Books & Study Guides
DICOM Integration Professional DICOM protocol, data formats, media, compression, web services, image quality, image management and troubleshooting Comprehensive DICOM Training DICOM Certification Bootcamp DICOM Certification Package CDIP Study Guide
PARCA CDIP Certification
HL7 Integration Specialist Messaging, trigger events, message elements, acknowledgements, message constructing rules, data types and tables, batch and conformance Comprehensive HL7 Training   HL7 Certification Package HL7 Study Guide
HL7 Certification

Specials

CIIP Study Guide - $120
HL7 Study Guide - $115
PACS Clinical Package - $550
PACS IT Package - $550

Training Schedule

FEB 7-10
DICOM On-line Certification Bootcamp

MAR 21-23
PACS System Admin Online Cert. (PARCA CPSA) Bootcamp

APR 4
PACS On-line Core Essentials

APR 5
DICOM On-line Core Essentials

APR 6
HL7 v2 On-line Core Essentials

APR 7
HL7 FHIR On-line Core Essentials


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