A.5.3.3 Begin Transferring DICOM Instances

This message describes the event of a system beginning to transfer a set of DICOM instances from one node to another node within control of the system’s security domain. This message may only include information about a single patient.

Note: A separate Instances Transferred message is defined for transfer completion, allowing comparison of what was intended to be sent and what was actually sent.

Table A.5.3.3 – 1 Audit Message for Begin Transferring DICOM Instances

Real World Entities Field Name Opt. Value Constraints
Event EventID M EV (110102, DCM, “Begin Transferring DICOM Instances”)
EventActionCode M Shall be: E = Execute
EventDateTime M not specialized
EventOutcomeIndicator M not specialized
EventTypeCode U not specialized

Active Participant: Process Sending the Data (1) UserID M The identity of the process sending the data.
AlternativeUserID U not specialized
UserName U not specialized
UserIsRequestor M not specialized
RoleIDCode M EV (110153, DCM, “Source Role ID”)
NetworkAccessPointTypeCode U not specialized
NetworkAccessPointID U not specialized

Active Participant: Process receiving the data (1) UserID M The identity of the process receiving the data.
AlternativeUserID U not specialized
UserName U not specialized
UserIsRequestor M not specialized
RoleIDCode M EV (110152, DCM, “Destination Role ID”)
NetworkAccessPointTypeCode U not specialized
NetworkAccessPointID U not specialized
Active Participant: Other Participants (0..N) UserID M The identity of any other participants that might be involved and known, especially third parties that are the requestor
AlternativeUserID U not specialized
UserName U not specialized
UserIsRequestor M not specialized
RoleIDCode U not specialized
NetworkAccessPointTypeCode U not specialized
NetworkAccessPointID U not specialized
Participating Object: Studies being transferred (1..N) ParticipantObjectTypeCode M Shall be: 2 = system
ParticipantObjectTypeCodeRole M Shall be: 3 = report
ParticipantObjectDataLifeCycle U not specialized
ParticipantObjectIDTypeCode M EV (110180, DCM, “Study Instance UID”)
ParticipantObjectSensitivity U not specialized
ParticipantObjectID M The Study Instance UID
ParticipantObjectName U not specialized
ParticipantObjectQuery U not specialized
ParticipantObjectDetail U Element "ContainsSOPClass" with one or more SOP Class UID values
ParticipantObjectDescription U not specialized
SOPClass MC not specialized
Accession U not specialized
NumberOfInstances U not specialized
Instances U not specialized
Encrypted U not specialized
Anonymized U not specialized
Participating Object: Patient (1) ParticipantObjectTypeCode M Shall be: 1 = person
ParticipantObjectTypeCodeRole M Shall be: 1 = patient
ParticipantObjectDataLifeCycle U not specialized
ParticipantObjectIDTypeCode M Shall be: 2 = patient ID
ParticipantObjectSensitivity U not specialized
ParticipantObjectID M The patient ID
ParticipantObjectName U The patient name
ParticipantObjectQuery U not specialized
ParticipantObjectDetail U not specialized
ParticipantObjectDescription U not specialized