Systematic Development Group has announced the roll-out of its LOK-IT Secure Flash Drive® at the George E. Wahlen Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center in Salt Lake City, Utah. The encrypted flash drive’s implementation now allows cardiologists to electronically review medical reports for pacemakers and implantable cardioverter defibrillators (ICD).
Prior to implementing LOK-IT, the center’s heart doctors couldn’t securely transfer data from devices that monitor pacemakers or ICDs to the hospital’s electronic medical records. For every patient, they printed out reports up to 15 pages long and hand filed them – an unsecure and inefficient system. [Read more…]