Planning the Transition

Course Information

Course Code


Instruction Method

ONLINE – login information will be emailed prior to the course start date


Domestic: $1,682
International: $2,186


July - September



Learner Outcomes

The third course builds on the student’s understanding of how the integration of devices, networks and software work to provide clinicians with a system of image acquisition, transport, and archiving. This course concentrates on the business aspects of preparing to invest in, plan for, and implement a Picture Archive and Communication System (PACS).

Intended For

Healthcare professionals or other appropriate fields

Text Book

Practical Imaging Informatics: Foundations and Applications for PACS Professionals (edited by Barton Branstetter) © 2010 [Not included in tuition. It is recommended that students obtain this textbook prior to starting the program. Students are responsible for acquiring textbooks.]

Certificate Program

Imaging Informatics Certificate Program


  • NTII120 (Networks & Infrastructure)
  • Enrolled in the Imaging Informatics Certificate Program

Planning the Transition – PLII130

Registration instructions:

  1. Select button “View Available Sections and Registration”
  2. This page contains 3 boxes. Click on the “Sign In” box
  3. If you have a Self service account, sign in here. If you do not, then create an account.
  4. Select your course/section by clicking the “Add” button which will send the course to your cart.
  5. To move on to payment, click the blue “Register” button.
  6. Once payment has been processed, registration is complete.

COVID Vaccine Requirement:

Proof of full vaccination (2 doses) for all learners is required for all onsite attendance at Michener.
Fully online courses do not require proof of vaccination.

Instructions to upload proof of COVID vaccination to Self Service