Welcome to the Software Development Wiki for the Division of Medical Informatics at KU Medical Center
Don't know the exact reference ranges for a certain lab? No problem since you can search a subset of HERON labs by High, Low, or Normal ranges. To search lab ranges:
- Drag a lab into the search group. The value window will display if a value e ...
The HERON Saline release includes data from the KU Hospital EMR, tumor registry etc. through September, 2014.
Having trouble creating complex searches in HERON? Seeking support for your grant or proposal? Note [/blog/2014-mi-support HERON Team of ...
A University HealthSystem Consortium (UHC) format change for Sept 2013 to June 2014 data resulted in the exclusion of a small portion of UHC data from HERON. This issue is fixed with the HERON Wakarusa release.
The 2nd Annual HERON Fishing trip ...
Encounter types, such as inpatient, outpatient and emergency, are located within the Visit Details folder. Including or excluding specific encounter types increases your search precision, especially for common items such as an A1C test, by narrowing ...
KU BMI Presentations includes materials and used to communicate our mission.
Our work in progress includes:
- HERON healthcare enterprise repository
- PioneerFriends, community outreach for participation in research
- REDCap REDCap at KUMC
- ADC? informatics meetings for the Alzheimers Disease Core Center
- TEAL? data warehouse
- CTSA, including background discussions prior to funding
- RequestTracking? place for notes on using REDCap for request tracking (CTSA, ADC, HERON)
- NetworkInnovation High Speed Network Innovation and developing next generation applications for healthcare in the digital community.
- KHPA_HIE Discussions regarding HITECH Act, Health Information Exchange, and its implications for Kansas Medicaid (managed by the Kansas Health Policy Authority).
- DevTools software development tools, tips, and resources
- Preliminary research for collaborators
Other informatics efforts at the University of Kansas include:
- The Center for Health Informatics in Kansas City
- The Center for Bioinformatics in Lawrence
- The K-INBRE Bioinformatics Core in Lawrence
- ITTC Bioinformatics and Computational Biology Laboratory in Lawrence
- Smith IDDRC in Kansas City
- Biodiversity Informatics at Lawrence
For a good introduction to biomedical informatics, we recommend the National Library of Medicine's Course: Medical Informatics.