Imaging and Radiology

Imaging and Radiology contains content describing image information used in the clinical setting, as well as non-image related information supporting radiology and nuclear medicine. It includes data about diagnostic functions including CAT scan, MRI, ultrasound, x-ray, mammogram, and nuclear medicine. The data includes information related to patient orders including modifiers used in placing an order for a procedure. The modifiers consist of reason for procedure, body site and location and pharmaceuticals to be used. Domain data is includes high quality image data from many specialties, as well as textual reports, and scanned documents. In addition to impacting direct patient care, the data is used for daily work, conferences, morning reports, teaching, and ward rounds. Clinic managers use this data to produce management statistics and reports such as cost and workload data. The data is also used to achieve and adhere to national radiology and mammography quality standards.

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Changes since previous VHA BIM release (July 2016):

Imaging and Radiology Main
Enumerations Normalized Data Objects Logical Information Model Conceptual Information Model

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NameImaging and Radiology
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