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VA Technical Reference Model v 24.7

Hemostasis Management System Plus External Data Manager (HMS Plus EDM)
Hemostasis Management System Plus External Data Manager (HMS Plus EDM) Technology

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Description: Medtronic Hemostasis Management System Plus External Data Manager (HMS Plus EDM) is a software program that is designed to work with data from the Medtronic HMS Plus device. HMS Plus EDM allows users to import patient and Quality Control (QC) data from one or more HMS Plus devices or from an HMS formatted data file, print standardized reports on that data, query (or review) the data utilizing a query data function, and manage HMS Plus User Identifications (IDs).

This software stores test results from the HMS Plus that contain User Identification (UID) and also Patient ID, gender, height and weight. Data is stored locally on the local Personal Computer (PC). The data is exported from the HMS Plus through a serial port to the HMS Plus EDM software which stores it in a Microsoft Structured Query Language (SQL) database.
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 v23.1
Decision Date: 01/05/2023 at 01:50:59 UTC
Aliases: HMS Plus EDM
Introduced By: TRM Request
Vendor Name: Medtronic
- The information contained on this page is accurate as of the Decision Date (01/05/2023 at 01:50:59 UTC).