Wednesday May 01, 2013

Medical Informatics Software on the NetBeans Platform

Candelis, a medical informatics company based in Newport Beach, California, develops innovative, cost-effective solutions for the healthcare IT industry, specifically focused on image visualization, workflow, archival, and reporting.

The ImageGrid Platform by Candelis is a feature rich and yet cost effective modular application created on top of the NetBeans Platform. It consists of a suite of sophisticated image archiving, image management, visualization tools, and workflow optimization capabilities, which are closely integrated with state-of-the-art hardware.

Shown below, for facilities providing Mammography services, an optional, tightly-integrated Mammography Tracking Module provides the ability to address workflow requirements specific to the field of Mammography. The Mammography Tracking Module tracks relevant exam results, pathology results and follow-ups, generates patient letters and administrative reports automatically, provides seamless integration with the National Mammography Database, and ensures compliance with regulatory bodies.

A scheduler is also included:

Shown below, the ImageGrid Mammography Viewer can be used in conjunction with other tools to increase a radiologist’s productivity by allowing multi-modality diagnostic reading from a single workstation and using a consolidated worklist:

And here is yet another view, showing an abdomen case, with maginification switched on:

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Geertjan Wielenga (@geertjanw) is a Principal Product Manager in the Oracle Developer Tools group living & working in Amsterdam. He is a Java technology enthusiast, evangelist, trainer, speaker, and writer. He blogs here daily.

The focus of this blog is mostly on NetBeans (a development tool primarily for Java programmers), with an occasional reference to NetBeans, and sometimes diverging to topics relating to NetBeans. And then there are days when NetBeans is mentioned, just for a change.


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