DICOM Training Courses

DVS Consulting offers a wide range of DICOM training courses. DICOM courses include: DICOM Basics, DICOM In-Depth, and DICOM Structured Reporting. All courses may be tailored to fit your implementation strategies; agenda may be customized and courses combined. Courses are held privately at your facility.

DICOM, Digital Imaging and Communications in MedecineDon Van Syckle, the principle of DVS Consulting, will be your instructor. Don has trained thousands of people in DICOM, HL7 and IHE. He also has provided technical consulting with over 30 medical vendors in the US, Europe, Asia and Australia. See complete biography.

DICOM Basics (1 Day)

DICOM Basics (1 Day)

Course Benefits:
Attendees learn key DICOM concepts and vocabulary to send images, print, query/retrieve, media storage, modality work list, Structure Reporting and more. Attendees also learn how to read a DICOM Conformance Statement and are provided an overview of IHE. See Agenda for details.

Who Should Attend:
Anyone who needs to learn about DICOM. DICOM Basics is applicable to all, such as:

  • Developers, field service, validators, system integrators
  • Marketing, product managers, sales
  • PACS administrators, bio-medical, in-house hospital service
  • Others….

Course Fees:
$3,900 for up to 8 attendees
$350 per person above 8
Instructor’s travel and living expenses are extra.

DICOM In-Depth (2 day)

DICOM In-Depth (2 day)

Course Benefits:
This popular DICOM course is a two-day seminar providing detailed knowledge of the DICOM Standard. This seminar builds upon the key concepts and terms learned in DICOM Basics by covering DICOM encoding structure, compression, how to read Information Objects, rules to build DICOM messages and more… Included are in-depth details about how DICOM solves integration problems such as: sending/receiving images, query/retrieve, modality work list (HIS/RIS integration), printing, structured reporting and more. Attendees learn the “questions to ask” when dealing with DICOM, plus real world implementation issues and solutions. See Agenda for details.

Who Should Attend:
Anyone who needs to learn in-depth DICOM details, such as:

  • Developers, field service, validators, system integrators
  • PACS administrators, bio-medical, in-house hospital serviceç
  • Others….

Prerequisite:  DICOM Basics course or equivalent knowledge
Course Fees:
$6,900 for up to 8 attendees
$600 per person above 8
Instructor’s travel and living expenses are extra.
Discounted pricing if you combine DICOM Basics and DICOM In-Depth. Our most common seminar!
Combined Basics and In-Depth Course Fees:
$8,950 for up to 8 attendees
$850 per person above 8
Instructor’s travel and living expenses are extra.

DICOM Reporting (1 day)

DICOM Structured Reporting (1 day)

Course Benefits:
A course totally focused upon DICOM SR. You will learn all the key terms and concepts of DICOM SR plus in-depth details related to encoding, content items, templates, coding schemes, context groups and more. How SR is applied to real reporting is discussed and the template TID 2000 (Basic Diagnostic Image Reports) is used as a learning tool to build a report.

Who Should Attend:
Anyone who needs to learn in-depth details DICOM SR, such as:

  • Developers, validators, system integrators
  • Others…

Prerequisite:   DICOM In-Depth course or equivalent knowledge
Course Fees:
$3,900 for up to 8 attendees
$350 per person above 8
Instructor’s travel and living expenses are extra.

The above courses are our most popular.  For customized courses, please contact us.