Glossary

A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

A

Anonymized

Protected health information (PHI), such patient names and birthdates, are removed from ultrasound images and cine clips

C

Cloud

The Cloud is a digital environment for storing digital data; the Tricefy Cloud stores all data in a secured and encrypted format

Consultation

An examination that is shared with another doctor or doctors

D

DICOM

DICOM stands for Digital Imaging and Communications in Medicine and is the format required for medical images

DICOMDIR

A file used when saving DICOM files on a CD, DVD, flash drive, or other external storage device.

DOB

Date-of-birth

E

EMR

Electronic Medical Record - Refers to a system that stores medical records

G

GDPR

General Data Protection Regulation

J

JPG

Image (picture) file

M

MP4

Movie file

P

PACS

Picture Archiving and Communication System - used for storing and accessing medical images

U

Uplink

Uplink is the software that receives data from your ultrasound system and delivers the data to Tricefy

W

Worklist

athenahealth feature that offers the ability to prepopulate the data fields of your ultrasound system using information from Athena