F.10.4 Conformance Requirements

Implementations providing conformance to the General Purpose Scheduled Procedure Step SOP Class shall be conformant as described in the following sections and shall include within their Conformance Statement information as described below.

An implementation may conform to this SOP Class as an SCU or as an SCP. The Conformance Statement shall be in the format defined in Annex A of PS 3.2.

An implementation which conforms to the General Purpose Scheduled Procedure Step SOP Class shall also support the General Purpose Worklist Management Meta SOP Class.

F.10.4.1 SCU Conformance

An implementation, which is conformant to this SOP Class as an SCU, shall meet conformance requirements for the operations that it invokes.

F.10.4.1.1 Operations

The SCU Conformance Statement shall be formatted as defined in Annex A of PS 3.2.

An implementation, which conforms to this SOP Class as an SCU, shall specify under which conditions during the performance of the real-world Performed Procedure Step it will request the modification of the value of the Attribute “General Purpose Scheduled Procedure Step Status” (0040,4001) to “IN PROGRESS”, “SUSPENDED”, “COMPLETED”,”DISCONTINUED”, and “SCHEDULED”.

F.10.4.2 SCP Conformance

An implementation which is conformant to this SOP Class as an SCP shall meet conformance requirements for the operations which it performs.

F.10.4.2.1 Operations

The SCP Conformance Statement shall be formatted as defined in Annex A of PS 3.2.

The SCP Conformance Statement shall provide information on the behavior of the SCP (the Workflow Manager) at the following occurrences: