ScImage Granted DoDís Authority to Operate

PicomEnterprise Solution Supports All Imaging Specialties

Partner News | Published: Tuesday, January 16, 2018


Los Altos, CA – January 16, 2018 - ScImage, Inc., a leading provider of Enterprise PACS solutions, has been granted Authority to Operate (ATO) on networks within the US Department of Defense (DoD) via the DoD’s new Risk Management Framework (RMF). The DoD Instruction 8510.01, Risk Management Framework (RMF) for DoD Information Technology (IT) is applicable to all DoD IT that receive, process, store, display, or transmit DoD information, including Picture Archive and Communications Systems (PACS).

ScImage’s PicomEnterprise PACS seamlessly accommodates various imaging specialties with a single database-driven core framework, setting it apart from other PACS vendors. ScImage has been providing products and services to the government since 2007, including Cardiology PACS installations at nine Department of Defense medical facilities, as well as projects for the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VHA), the U.S. Air Force School of Aerospace Medicine, and Indian Health Services. 

“ScImage has always practiced standards-based secure software development lifecycle processes,” said ScImage’s CEO, Sai Raya, Ph.D. “The DoD’s RMF-based ATO highlights our commitment to continued excellence in healthcare imaging, and we look forward to continuing to provide comprehensive PACS solutions for military personnel, veterans and their families for years to come.”

ScImage met the rigorous technical and documentation requirements for RMF and received the ATO in under twelve months, well under the estimated 18-month timeframe. The new ATO is valid until December 2020.

About ScImage

Founded in 1993, ScImage remains a private, customer-first company with a mission to provide innovative enterprise imaging solutions to the healthcare industry. ScImage’s unique single-database PICOM365 enterprise platform delivers end-to-end imaging workflow for Cardiology, Radiology, Women’s Health, Orthopedics, Ophthalmology and more. Scalable from a single physician practice to a multi-hospital enterprise, PICOM365 is customizable and can be delivered on-premise, in the Cloud, or as a hybrid. The perfect synchrony created between on-site and Cloud resources allows PICOM365 to provide secure VPN-less image exchange solutions among legacy silo systems, Cloud users, and various EHR systems. Learn more at


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