Quality assured printing into PACS systems

HCI Print-to-PACS permits a quality-assured printing of documents from any application over worklists in a PACS as DICOM PDF objects. By its own printer driver, the document conversion is made directly into PDF format.
Subsequently, this newly generated PDF document can be linked to patient data and then sent as DICOM PDF object to a PACS.

icon dicom

DICOM Support

With Print-to-PACS you are able to transmit documents as DICOM PDF objects from any application to the central PACS server. The documents will be converted to the PDFformat via its own printer-module. The generated PDF-documents can be linked to the patient-data and transmitted to the central PACS server as DICOM objects.

icon driver

Printer Device Driver

HCI Print-to-PACS provides a dedicated device driver which is used to print documents from any application and transfers the document as DICOM object to the central PACS system. Only four steps are necessary:
First step: Select the Print-to-PACS printer driver
Second step: Print the document
Third step: Select the patient data (either via DICOM worklist or by entering the patient data manually)
Fourth step: Transfering the document to the PACS system

icon worklist

DICOM Worklist

HCI Print-to-PACS supports the digital workow inside the hospital. Patient data can be entered manually in the frontend or easily be imported via the DICOM worklist from existing or planned studies. This feature allows adding documents to existing studies as new series.

icon quality

Quality Management

The explicit combination between the patient data and the documents fulfils essential criteria of the quality management inside the hospital. Print-to-PACS allows the hospital to link important documents to the electronic patient le. This means a better workow inside the hospital since the documents can be easily be found in the PACS system.

Supported DICOM services:
– DICOM Storage (SCU)
– DICOM Basic Modality Worklist Service (SCU)
– DICOM Query Retrieve Service Class (SCU)

Supported Operating Systems:
– Windows XP – Windows 7
– available as 32/64 bit version