Author(s): Shubh Chawla; Sunil Ahuja

The health services have been involving across the world issues related to quality and standardization raised in medical field. Many standards were conceived, drafted and implemented by the experts of healthcare industry. Health organization to have quality echo system started adopting standards like DICOM and HL7, lot of standardization occurred but these lead to a situation where standards were competing with each other, it require compatibility to overcome the limitation as well as seamless communication across various health organizations and their departments. This paper reviews medical imaging and related standards.