Heron Icaria includes time as well as date of procedure orders

HERON Icaria includes improved precision for procedure order date/times.

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HERON Icaria Contents Summary

Our tour of rivers and lakes expands to include bodies of water within the ​Greater Plains Collaborative states. This month honors Icaria Lake in Iowa.

The HERON repository contains over 2 billion real observations from the hospital, clinics, and research systems:

Observation Patients Source Go-Live Snapshot Issues
Alerts 28.2M 521K
KUH/O2/Epic Nov 2007 Aug 2016
Allergy 702K 306K
KUH/O2/Epic Nov 2007 Aug 2016 various*
Cancer Cases 19.5M 86.1K
KUH Cancer Registry ca 1950s Aug 2016 labels*
Cardiology Labs 31.3M 402K
KUH/O2/Epic Nov 2007 Aug 2016
Demographics 30.8M 2.21M
KUH Billing ( ​ O2 via SMS) ca 1980s Aug 2016 various*
UKP Billing ca. 2000 Aug 2016
46.21k 46.21k Frontiers participant registry Jun 2009 Aug 2016
206.7k 206.7k Social Security Death Index ca. 1962 Aug 2016
Diagnoses (IDC9, ICD10) 86.3M 920K
KUH/O2/Epic Nov 2007 Aug 2016 various*
UKP Billing ca. 2000 Aug 2016
University HealthSystem Consortium (UHC) Q4 2008 Jul 2016
History 57.4M 554K
KUH/O2/Epic Nov 2007 Aug 2016
Lab Results 196M 444K
KUH/O2/Epic ca 2003 Aug 2016
Medications 293M 562K
KUH/O2/Epic (Organized by VA Class) Nov 2007 Aug 2016
Microbiology 4.71M 38.3K
KUH/O2/Epic ca 2003 Aug 2016 various*
990K 152K Negative ca 2003 Aug 2016
16.7K 11.6K Positive ca 2003 Aug 2016
National Cardiovascular Data Registry 1.63M 13.7K
NCDR (?) Feb 2016
National Trauma Data Registry 132K 2.19K
NTDS Jan 2015 Mar 2016
Nursing Observations 1.20B ?
KUH/O2/Epic Nov 2007 Aug 2016 various*
Procedure Orders 120M 683K
KUH/O2/Epic ca 2003 Aug 2016 various*
Procedures (CPT) 16.8M 792K
UKP Billing ca. 2000 Aug 2016
REDCap 1.93M 61.2K
REDCap Jul 2011 Aug 2016 various*
Reports/Notes 125M 533K
KUH/O2/Epic ? Aug 2016
Specimens 137K 9.7K
KUMC Biospecimen Repository ? Jun 2015 no updates #3699
Visit Details 148M 1.10M
KUH/O2/Epic Nov 2007 Aug 2016
​ Hospital Quality Metrics 10.0M 127K
University HealthSystem Consortium (UHC) Q4 2008 Jun 2016 various*
All 2.43G


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Beta Disclaimer

We are providing this early access to obtain feedback from you, the research community. While we are actively working on validating the data loaded into the system with hospital and clinic technical staff, there may be problems with our translation of data from our source systems (HospitalEpicSource and ClinicIdxSource) into HERON.

Please email us at heron-admin@kumc.edu if you discover information you believe may be erroneous.

We are actively working on enhancing the types of data included. Stay tuned to our roadmap to track progress toward upcoming releases.

Various Issues Still Apply

Keep in mind the issues noted in the original HERON beta notice, including:

Enhancements and Problems/Defects/Issues Addressed in this Release

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Outstanding Problems/Defects/Issues


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