Learning Objectives

The issues affecting Informatics provision and delivery during a pandemic;
How to store, transfer and retrieve images from an extended Picture Archiving and Communication System (PACS);
Be aware and plan for the differences between Business As Usual and Disaster Running operations with wider Radiology teams;
Key points around setting up or expanding PACS or modalities to incorporate overflow imaging facilities;
The importance of good record keeping, particularly recording patient exposures and doses to the RIS or PACS.