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VA Technical Reference Model v 24.3

Acuson S Family Ultrasound System
Acuson S Family Ultrasound System Technology

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Description: Acuson S Family Ultrasound System is software which resides within the standalone Acuson S Family Ultrasound models (S1000, S2000, and S3000) and generates ultrasound images. This software allows patient studies to be backed up to local Picture Archiving and Communications System (PACS) and Modality Worklist servers via either Ethernet Local Area Network (LAN), or Wi-Fi, using standard Digital Imaging and Communications in Medicine (DICOM) connectivity. This technology also allows users to save images directly from the machine via a Compact Disc-Recordable (CD-R) or a Digital Video Disc (DVD).

Each standalone ultrasound system contains a local proprietary database where data is stored.
Technology/Standard Usage Requirements: Users must ensure their use of this technology/standard is consistent with VA policies and standards, including, but not limited to, VA Handbooks 6102 and 6500; VA Directives 6004, 6513, and 6517; and National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) standards, including Federal Information Processing Standards (FIPS). Users must ensure sensitive data is properly protected in compliance with all VA regulations. Prior to use of this technology, users should check with their supervisor, Information Security Officer (ISO), Facility Chief Information Officer (CIO), or local Office of Information and Technology (OI&T) representative to ensure that all actions are consistent with current VA policies and procedures prior to implementation.
Section 508 Information: This technology has not been assessed by the Section 508 Office. The Implementer of this technology has the responsibility to ensure the version deployed is 508-compliant. Section 508 compliance may be reviewed by the Section 508 Office and appropriate remedial action required if necessary. For additional information or assistance regarding Section 508, please contact the Section 508 Office at
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Decision Source: TRM Mgmt Group
Decision Process: One-VA TRM v22.10
Decision Date: 10/05/2022 at 21:48:59 UTC
Aliases: Versant 6.0.5.
Introduced By: TRM Request
Vendor Name: Siemens
- The information contained on this page is accurate as of the Decision Date (10/05/2022 at 21:48:59 UTC).