Topper: HL-7 is a Health Language Institute standard that means, essentially, that different computer programs will be able to "talk" with one another.
Peck: How common is HL-7 compliance among software vendors today?
HL-7 interfaces to any system, remote printing and fax distribution
Hospital Direct is a complete system; however, to further enhance flexibility, Spantel will soon be announcing two new optional features - a "Team Module" that will enhance managers' ability to monitor workflow and control jobs over a broad range of MT vendors and in-house transcriptionists; and an incredibly sophisticated automated speech recognition system that will not only significantly increase productivity, but offers further flexibility in format, such as enabling HL-7 CDA documents.
Medtronic is a corporate member of HL-7
, the international organization that governs the creation of standards for interfacing health care information technology applications, and is a member of HL-7
's Implanted Device Cardiac (IDC) Project, which is a group designing the first set of international interface standards applying to products like Paceart.
Paganini comes to Guardian with 26 years of IT and radiology healthcare experience, with a specialty in integrated RIS/PACS workflow solutions, HL-7, DICOM standards, IHE and HIPAA compliance.
now a division of Merge eFilm, where he was responsible for operations, applications development, database design and systems architecture, including the design of an HL-7 engine and integrated DICOM services.
This program continues to design breakthrough products by combining internal expertise with the significant recent accomplishments of HL-7
, which introduced enhanced standards like the HL-7
Reference Information Model.
Along with CoPathPlus, PSI implemented automatic faxing, an HL-7 billing interface and bar-coded specimen ID.
The implementation of Premier Series LIS included Paperless Microbiology, Micro QC, Standing Orders, automated faxing of patient reports, a reference lab interface to ARUP labs and HL-7 interfaces to their McKesson Series 2000 HIS.
We felt that Agfa was considerably more advanced in the implementation of DICOM, HL-7, and other industry standards than other vendors that were initially considered," said Dr.
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