Progress toward Paperless Radiology in the Digital Environment: Planning, Implementation, and Benefits

Abstract

A growing number of hospitals have installed PACS (Picture Archiving and Communications Systems) in order to improve patient care and to facilitate improved efficiencies. While eliminating films is commonly one of the first goals in planning a successful PACS implementation, eliminating the manual handling of paperwork can also produce a substantial benefit… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s10278-004-1002-x

Topics

Cite this paper

@article{Ralston2004ProgressTP, title={Progress toward Paperless Radiology in the Digital Environment: Planning, Implementation, and Benefits}, author={Matthew D. Ralston and Robert M. Coleman and David M. Beaulieu and Kristina Scrutchfield and Todd Perkins}, journal={Journal of Digital Imaging}, year={2004}, volume={17}, pages={134-143} }