Healthcare Imaging (PACS) Track

Product code: SP-146

The Healthcare Imaging and Informatics Symposium has two simultaneous tracks, i.e. a Healthcare Imaging (PACS) and a Healthcare Standards (DICOM/HL7/IHE) track. In case you have acquired basic knowledge through experience or prior training, you can skip the first two days for each track and/or cross over to the other track.

The Healthcare Imaging (PACS) Track begins with a two day PACS Certification training that teaches you the basic skills to become a PACS certified professional (PARCA - CPAS), followed by an advanced one day PACS training and a two day PACS project management course.

Your Instructor

Your instructor is Herman Oosterwijk ( who is a well know teacher, author and consultant for health care imaging and IT and taught thousands of students on this subject over the past 20 years in many regions including the USA, Latin America Europe, Asia and the Middle East.


The intended audience is PACS administrators, service and support engineers, interface analysts, project managers and software engineers.

Contents & Schedule

Day 1: PACS (PARCA CPAS) Certification, Clinical

Day 2: PACS (PARCA CPAS) Certification, IT

Day 3: Advanced PACS architecture and IHE

Day 4: Healthcare IT (PACS) project management, introduction

Day 5: Healthcare IT (PACS) project management, advanced

What Is Included

Upcoming Classes

There are no seminars currently scheduled.

Note: In the unlikely event that OTech has to cancel this class, registrants will be refunded 50% of the seminar cost. Registrants will be entitled to keep all training materials sent to them for study prior to the class.


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

Training Schedule

JUL 17-20
DICOM Certification (PARCA CDIP) Bootcamp

JUL 24
PACS Online Core Essentials

JUL 25
DICOM Online Core Essentials

JUL 26
HL7 v2 Online Core Essentials

JUL 27
HL7 FHIR Online Core Essentials

Click here to view entire training schedule.

Tips & Tricks

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