Medical Imaging Informatics
Medical Imaging Informatics Program Description
The field of Medical Imaging Informatics is a multidisciplinary field that incorporates information technology, diagnostic imaging technology, biological sciences and healthcare. Imaging Informatics professionals manage the diagnostic digital imaging chain including image acquisition and processing, image distribution and communication, image storage and retrieval, image interpretation and reporting. Imaging Informatics professionals manage, maintain and troubleshoot both the hardware and the software of the diagnostic imaging network.
Students may come to this certification preparation program from a healthcare or an information technology background. The didactic courses are 100% online. The clinical requirement can be fulfilled by a clinical externship or equivalent professional work experience.