DICOMweb™ is a standard specification that describes a set of RESTful APIs for exchanging information about DICOM imaging files.
For detailed documentation on the DICOMweb™ standard, please visit the DICOM Standard website.
The LifeOmic Platform provides a built-in DICOMweb™ API.
Using the LifeOmic DICOMweb™ API
Before using the DICOMweb™ API, ensure that you have provisioned at least one project in your LifeOmic Platform account.
The base URL for the DICOMweb™ API is
<project_id> is the unique identifier of your provisioned project.
The LifeOmic DICOMweb™ API uses the standard header-based authentication strategy for LifeOmic APIs:
LifeOmic-Accountheader is required and must specify your LifeOmic account id
Authorizationheader is required and must specify an access token or API key, in the format
Currently, the LifeOmic DICOMweb™ API only supports the
STOW-RS endpoints can be used to ingest DICOM files into the LifeOmic platform.
Files are associated with the project specified in the server base URL.
Files will be automatically associated to an existing FHIR
Patient record if these conditions are met:
- The file has a value for the
- There is an existing
Patientrecord with an
identifierthat matches the file's
Identifiers are matched according to the MRN configuration on the project.
If there is no matching
Patient record, a new record will be created using the patient metadata in the DICOM file.