Myth: Legacy PACS systems in an M&A environment can not support a global worklist.
Fact: You can still have a global worklist even with your older, disparate PACS systems.
There are many reasons to replace a legacy PACS — accommodating facility mergers, supporting multimodality functionality, facilitating faster performance, enabling collaborative features — but if you are in a multi-site facility where you need a global worklist, you can keep your old PACS while you review your options.
What are your choices for legacy system replacements? Learn more about several approaches (and their pros and cons) here.