There are typically four layers involved in moving from PACS-only to EI – acquisition, management and visualization. Their order is flexible and designed to build on existing capabilities.
Regardless of which layer an organization starts with, the transition from PACS-only to EI typically follows these six steps:
1) Building consensus to make the transition
2) Identifying key stakeholders
3) Mapping the decision process
4) Image discovery
5) Selecting a partner
6) Implementation followed by quick wins
Move towards a seamless, interoperable healthcare environment with EI.
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