HERON Smithville Includes De-Identified Pathology Notes

HERON Smithville includes de-identified pathology notes:

  • 414,946 pathology notes have been de-identified and brought into HERON
    • We have de-identified pathology notes on 160,716 unique patients.
  • Pathology notes are found in the Navigate Terms hierarchy. Open the folder Visit Notes \ Visit Notes \ Result Notes
  • Drag Pathology(22) into your query
  • A pop up will appear to allow you to search by keyword
    • Note: If you want to search by multiple keywords, drag pathology over multiple times to the same group adding new keywords each time.

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HERON Smithville Contents Summary

Our tour of rivers and lakes expands to include bodies of water within the [Greater Plains Collaborative] states. This month honors Smithville Lake in Missouri.

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

Alerts 93M701K
Cancer Cases22.4M99K
KUH Cancer Registryca 1950sDec-18labels* #3927
Cardiology Labs 42.2M425K
Demographics 37.0M2.38M
KUH Billing (O2 via SMS)ca 1980sJun-18various*
UKP BillingJun-05Aug-17
67.8K67.8KFrontiers participant registryJun-09Aug-17
212K212KSocial Security Death IndexMay-05Dec-18
Diagnoses (IDC9, ICD10)133M 1.09M
UKP BillingJun-05Aug-17
University HealthSystem Consortium (UHC)Q4 2008Jun-18
Lab Results261M554K
KUH/O2/Epicca 2003Dec-18various*
KUH/O2/Epic (Organized by VA Class)Nov-07Dec-18various*
KUH/O2/Epicca 2003Dec-18various*
Negative1.24M191KKUH/O2/Epicca 2003Dec-18
Positive22.6K16.0KKUH/O2/Epicca 2003Dec-18
National Cardiovascular Data Registry2.19M18.0K
National Trauma Data Registry.93M15.6K
Nursing Observations1.18B?
Procedure Orders169M839K
KUH/O2/Epicca 2003Dec-18various*
Procedures (CPT)68.4M
UKP BillingJun-05Aug-17#4093 #4100
KUMC Biospecimen Repository?Jul-15
Visit Details340M1.28M
? Hospital Quality Metrics14.5M174K
University HealthSystem Consortium (UHC)Q4 2008Dec-18various*


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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:

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