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VA Technical Reference Model v 24.4

Pyxis Nursing Data Collection
Pyxis Nursing Data Collection Technology

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Technologies must be operated and maintained in accordance with Federal and Department security and privacy policies and guidelines. More information on the proper use of the TRM can be found on the TRM Proper Use Tab/Section.

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Description: Pyxis Nursing Data Collection enables clinicians to automatically capture, organize, and review important patient monitoring data collected at the point of care and disseminate the information to appropriate individuals, so clinical decisions can be made automatically. Pyxis Nursing Data Collection also helps users fulfill documentation requirements. The solution functions as a wireless software application that allows users to document vital signs and intakes and outputs at the patient bedside. The application also provides access to patient demographics, allergy warnings, and patient notifications.

Data collected by this software is stored in a Microsoft Structured Query Language (SQL) Server database.

Note: This product does not have a dedicated website.
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
Decision: View Decisions

Decision Source: TRM Mgmt Group
Decision Process: One-VA TRM v19.4
Decision Date: 04/30/2019 at 16:38:25 UTC
Introduced By: TRM Request
Vendor Name: BD
- The information contained on this page is accurate as of the Decision Date (04/30/2019 at 16:38:25 UTC).