Nuance PowerShare Network

The industry’s largest cloud network for image and medical imaging data exchange

The PowerShare Network facilitates better quality patient care, improved operational efficiency, increased referrals and greater collaboration. Secure, real-time exchange and management of images, reports, and quality data are part of a highly scalable platform that can be implemented in weeks.

Empower and evolve your healthcare enterprise

Patients want fast, decisive care decisions. Clinicians need instant access to medical exams and images. Hospitals require operational efficiencies. Deployed and managed with ease, the PowerShare Network meets these demands. It’s proven for today and powered for tomorrow’s shifts in healthcare.

The PowerShare Network is a highly scalable cloud-based platform that enables the secure access and sharing of image and imaging data, in real time, across organizations, desktops and mobile devices. Join today to connect to the 2000+ healthcare organizations already sharing and collaborating with imaging data, and growing daily.

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PowerShare Network for...

Surgeons

Avoid redundant exams and increase patient volumes with quicker access to images, which can be funneled into local PACS or reviewed via powerful and integrated zero-footprint viewer options.

Oncologists

Eliminate the need for patients to bring and maintain their CDs and quickly funnel outside studies into your dosing system without having to import from disk.

Radiologists

Minimize the potential for unreimbursed repeat exams with faster, more convenient access to prior exams from outside facilities leveraging your choice of high performance zero-footprint clinical viewers. Also, share studies with affiliate hospitals for quick second opinions.

Pediatrics

Enable providers to expedite care while limiting radiation exposure for pediatric patients, ensuring the best care and improving outcomes.

Referring physicians

Receive images and reports quickly from outside facilities through a single login point, which can be accessed using your desktop, mobile device and existing EHR or image viewers. Multiple integrated viewer options are available for varying levels of clinical need.

Neurology and stroke transfer

Quickly access high-quality images via your choice of zero-footprint clinical viewers to support rapid TATs and easily share images with remote neurosurgeons and neurologists manually or through automated sharing options.

ER/Trauma staff

Improve preparedness for faster care decisions to free up space for patients that need to be there. Avoid redundant exams and associated radiation exposure.

Wound care, dermatology, ophthalmology

Securely upload non-DICOM images or photographs for sharing with care givers and patients.

Cardiology departments

Quickly move large studies between departments or across facilities without disks. Also, gain the ability to view CINE heart motion on a diagnostic-quality zero-footprint clinical viewer.

Small hospitals and community clinics

Gain efficiency with a simple, cost-effective solution for the quick outbound transfer of images to larger or specialty-care facilities with minimal impact on IT resources and mobile device support.

Radiology groups

Easily access relevant priors and efficiently distribute to and receive images and reports from referring physicians, physician groups or hospitals.

Imaging centers

Gain easy access to priors by in-house radiologists or efficiently transfer medical images to other facilities.

Service line directors and department managers

Improve productivity and efficiency by reducing the burden of cataloging and archiving disks, eliminating unnecessary, redundant exams and eliminating the costs and delays of CDs.

Organ procurement organizations

Offer transplant surgeons a convenient way to view and assess organ viability and facilitate organ harvesting.

Academic institutions and tertiary care centers

Easily bring in studies from a large number of global referral sites, while eliminating the need to set up multiple VPNs. Gain the ability to anonymize studies for research or training purposes and provide availability of studies for multiple use-cases to facilitate multi-departmental adoption.

Orthopedic device manufacturers

Quickly obtain images from hospitals to support product design and the manufacturing processes.

CIO/CMIO/IT director

Fuel your clinical innovation with the power of the network. Get up and running quickly with simple deployment and maintenance. The PowerShare Network is a cloud-based solution, so no onsite servers, VPNs or software installation required. Also leverage and easily integrate with existing infrastructure, including PACS, VNA, EHR and PowerScribe 360 solutions. This solution is HIPAA compliant, offering security and admin controls including an audit trail and a utilization dashboard with key metrics.

PACS administrator

Create direct DICOM channels to and from partner facilities without the need to establish VPN or install/maintain vendor-specific hardware. Also, QC images before routing to PACS, send images directly from PACS or modality and allow users to access images even if PACS is not available or goes down.

File room or film library manager

QC images before routing to PACS and reduce dependency on CDs and other media over time for a more efficient information exchange with partner facilities.

Quality officers or administrative staff

Maximize reimbursements and automate the submission of reports to targeted registries like the ACR's PQRS and Lung Cancer Screening registry, eliminating the need to perform manual extraction and transmission, with no impact to existing clinical workflows.

The PowerShare Network connects all referring physicians, hospitals, imaging and specialty centers, regulatory and accreditation bodies, and patients to one another. As a PowerShare Network partner, you have access to all of your constituents and can help influence the evolution of new healthcare models.

Eliminate the need to travel to facilities to obtain CDs and the need to maintain CDs. Get better quality care when clinicians share information for second opinions and experience less discomfort by eliminating unnecessary travel, redundant exams and associated radiation exposure.

Key features:

  • Workflow automation
  • Integrated universal clinical viewers
  • Easier collaboration
  • EHR, VNA, Enterprise Viewer and PowerScribe 360 integration
  • Security and compliance
PowerShare Registry Reporting

Key features:

  • Integrates and extracts relevant data, automatically
  • Automates transmission to targeted registries like the ACR's PQRS registry
  • Provides immediate feedback on data submissions
  • Maximizes financial gains and more efficiently avoids fines

PowerShare partners

PowerShare Network is adding partners to facilitate expansion and services into every corner of the medical community. We’re powering up to serve the needs of tomorrow.

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Why Nuance

Empowering clinicians and hospitals worldwide

Nuance is a trusted leader in the healthcare industry with the global reach and medical imaging technology expertise to facilitate the growing PowerShare Network.

3B

The PowerShare Network consists of 2,000+ healthcare organizations with over 3 billion images shared and growing daily

72%

500,000+ physicians, 10,000 healthcare facilities and 72% of all US hospitals use Nuance’s award-winning solutions

14th

Ranked 14th in the 2016 HCI Top 100 and Most Interesting Vendor List

#1

Ranked #1 in market share and mindshare in Peer60 2015 Medical Image Sharing Report

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