Survey By HIMSS Analytics The next two slides are from a survey conducted for the PCD by HIMSS
Demographics: User Organization Types 77 Hospital Based Respondents* *26 of the 103 Non-Vendor Respondents do not work in hospitals
Survey Question: With respect to Medical Devices, how important is it for the following devices to become integrated under the IHE? = Users= Vendors Percent of respondents that consider it important
Device Enterprise Communication Profile – 2006-7 Provides the ability of a device to send physiological data directly, or through a gateway. Sampled data from continuous parameters (heart rate, blood pressure, SpO2) or intermittent parameters such as NIBP are included.
Subscribe to Patient Data 2007 An optional publish/ subscribe mechanism for applications to negotiate which PCD messages are communicated to a given application based on negotiated predicates (i.e., filter by patient, parameter or certain other characteristics)
Patient Identity Binding 2007 Automates the entry of patient identification to Patient Care Device systems, providing the potential for improving throughput, reducing errors, and increasing safety and increasing device and drug effectiveness.