Resource Centre - Cardiology Module
The Cardiology module provides streamlined access to cardiology-type reports and images, such as Echocardiograms and Holter reports, which previously would have been found in either the Radiology or Transcriptions modules.
This module aggregates Cardiology-related radiology and transcribed reports from select acute care hospitals into the Cardiology module. Please review the ClinicalConnect Data Integration Chart to see the organizations that are contributing their data into this module.
Reports from other contributing source systems, will continue to be available in the Radiology and Transcriptions modules and users should check these modules for additional cardiology–related reports.
The Cardiology module may include the corresponding diagnostic images from South West Ontario only, if available from the source system, and will display the camera icon beside the report line item.
These images will display using the GE Centricity Universal Zero Footprint (ZFP) Viewer. To learn more about using the viewer please refer to the section, SWODIN Images - GE Centricity Universal Zero Footprint (ZFP) Viewer and take note of the Safety Alert.
Safety Alert! – June 9th, 2022 - Please be advised of the safety alert notice from GE regarding the use of the Centricity ZFP viewer and the potential to display inaccurate image measurement values. To view the notice details, please click here.
New Result Indicators
If new results are available in this module, the New Results indicator will display with an orange indicator as shown below.
(Refer to New Results & Preferences page for additional details).
To access the Cardiology module, click the Cardiology option from the Clinical Modules menu.
Cardiology report details may not be available from select facilities as shown in this example and in these cases, users should contact the facility.
Viewing Reports in Original Format
Cardiology reports from select source systems, when selected, may open in their original format such as PDF or Word, rather than in the details view. These types of reports will display the following message in the details screen: This document is only available in its original format.
1. To view the report, first, click the download icon to download the transcription, then open the transcription which will display in its original format. Once the download is complete, you can open the transcription in PDF or Word viewer of your choice.
The Cardiology module has a set of preferences that can be accessed and configured by clicking the Preferences button in the header or by using the Preference Setup Wizard.
After updating your preference settings, click the Save & Apply button to save your changes.
To learn more about the various preference setting options, please visit the Common Preference Settings in ClinicalConnect section.