Medical Imaging is an industry where distinctive imaging protocols such as Digital Communications in Medicine (DICOM) and Health Level 7 (HL7) are used to transmit patient data across multiple information systems relaying possible life-saving data their providers. These information systems, unique to radiology departments require proper integration and workflow to achieve the CIA triad of confidentiality, integrity, and availability. This paper discusses the challenges of integrating disparate healthcare radiology information system with particular emphasis on protocol security.

Year Manuscript Completed

Fall 2018

Senior Project Advisor

Dr. Marica Combs-Ford

Degree Awarded

Bachelor of Integrated Studies Degree

Field of Study

Applied Sciences

Document Type