Cost pressure and value-based reimbursement are two global trends that drive consolidation in healthcare. Therefore, enterprise and Integrated Delivery Networks (IDN) grow larger and more complex.
How can you enable your imaging workflow to run smoothly while ensuring secure patient-centric access to images and reports, whenever and by whoever necessary?
Integrated Enterprise Imaging IT solutions provide the answer. They help lower costs, reduce complexity, and enable seamless cooperation of all clinicians involved.
Features & Benefits
Our highly flexible and interoperable Enterprise Imaging IT solution helps you align your infrastructure with your strategic goals. Based on international standards and initiatives1 and our 25 years of experience, you can optimize clinical operations, enhance communication with referrers, and reduce unwarranted variations – strategic pillars on the journey towards digitalizing healthcare.
Enterprise Imaging IT comprises:
- Reading, Reporting and Viewing – automated tools that support reading workflow standardization of almost all clinical cases (e.g. Radiology, Cardiology)
- Universal Viewing@EHR – zero-footprint viewing solution for enterprise wide access to patient images and data, seamlessly integrated with existing EHR
- Advanced Visualization – highly sophisticated and specialist diagnostic tools for evidence-based reading and reporting of complex cases
- Vendor Neutral Archiving – enterprise-wide vendor neutral archiving, (DICOM / Non-DICOM) and data life cycle management on one platform
- Imaging Workflow – a range of valuable tools that can help increase efficiency while decreasing operational cost
- Interoperability – easily connected thanks to a standard-based, IHE-compliant connectivity platform that eliminates information silos and costly integration points
Consolidate your IT – save costs
How can you make your imaging IT landscape less complex? How can you reduce vendor variety and maintenance contracts while increasing cost transparency? Siemens Healthineers is there to help you with enterprise-wide consolidation. Based on a strategically aligned imaging IT infrastructure, you can improve day-to-day operation, lower expenses for system integration, and reduce education and training costs.
Enhance clinical collaboration – improve outcomes
How can you strengthen workflow efficiency and improve the quality of care? By letting all clinical users and referrers share consistent standards and easy data access. Siemens Healthineers provides a smart IHE (Integrated Healthcare Enterprise) compliant IT infrastructure that supports standardized, paperless, and patient-centric imaging workflows. Eliminate sources of error and waste of resources while enhancing collaboration – within both you’re the enterprise and your network.
Streamline administration – focus on excellent patient care
How can you focus on successfully managing health as your core task? How can your Enterprise Imaging IT solution support you in improving clinical outcomes at reduced costs? Siemens Healthineers provides a single vendor solution including consultancy and professional project management. You´ll benefit from high-quality implementation, lean administration, and safe operation.
Enjoy a worry-free solution with a strong strategic partner
How can you get the most from ever-tighter budgets? Your Enterprise Imaging IT solution from Siemens Healthineers generates a high return on investment throughout its lifecycle. Expert consulting and professional implementation ensure a perfect match with your needs and fast availability. The agile solution adapts to changing conditions and prevents your technology from obsolescence.
Profit from a good partnership
"Good partnerships are the key to success. Finding the right partner is the decisive factor – because typically you’ll work together for years or decades.”
Univ. Prof. Dipl.-Ing. Dr. Werner Leodolter,
Steiermärkische Krankenanstalten GmbH
Chief Information Officer, Information & Process Management
Enterprise Connectors Solutions
Our Enterprise Connectors Solutions help healthcare providers improve data and information flow and generate benefits along the entire imaging value chain. The adaptable, low-footprint software solutions can optimize the healthcare providers’ imaging workflow by bridging connectivity gaps and overcoming limitations of isolated data silos within your enterprise and beyond.
Integrating applications for efficient reading and reporting with Desktop Connector Solution
Our Desktop Connector Solution is based on an interface engine, integrating applications on a physician’s desktop. It helps reduce mouse clicks and streamlines workflows. The solution also supports multiple communication formats and selected third-party Application Interfaces (API).
- Automatically launching dictation when opening a study
- Automatically syncing RIS with the displayed study
- Signing in only once even when different authentication systems are in place
Connecting Imaging IT for seamless dataflows with Imaging IT Connectors
Overcoming the limitations of disparate data silos and bridging connectivity gaps with our Imaging IT Connectors for seamless dataflows.
Integrating legacy systems into an Master Patient Index environment, providing smart DICOM prefetching across data silos, unifying study lists, smooth cloud backup or enhanced data reconciliation: These are just some examples how our Imaging IT Connectors can help to improve workflow – within your department and beyond. The modular design of our Imaging IT Connectors Solutions make it a smart investment because you decide which setup you actually need.
Standard-compliant connectivity beyond your enterprise with eHealth Connector
Participate in collaborative care via a single data exchange platform. With our eHealth Connector, you can integrate even non-standardized legacy systems into state-of-the-art Integrating the Healthcare Enterprise (IHE) and eHealth infrastructures. The standard-compliant connectivity allows communication and data exchange across the heterogeneous system landscapes of multiple healthcare institutions and even regions.
- Gain access to a wide range of applications based on a standardized regional network
- Optimize processes and save costs, without losing investment of existing IT infrastructure
1Communication and file standards like IHE, HL7, DICOM, FHIR, etc.