Excel Medical Device Integration (MDI)
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Excel Medical Device Integration (MDI)

Vendor-agnostic enterprise platform for cardiac monitoring and medical device data


Hospitals can get bogged down by complex medical device systems that require a vast array of devices, software, and maintenance agreements. Excel Medical’s solution is a vendor-agnostic, comprehensive data acquisition and storage platform, for cardiac monitoring systems and medical devices. The solution supports indefinite storage, disparate device systems, and near real-time physiological data (waveforms).


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Excel Medical’s Medical Device Integration platform is unique in providing a single, vendor-agnostic platform capable of acquisition, permanent storage, and distribution of clinical data both from bedside monitors and ancillary third-party devices. 

The platform captures the full range of patient information, including waveforms which provide deep clinical insight. Hillrom’s Excel Medical Device Integration solution enables providers to spend more time focusing on patients and less time chasing down information or engaging in manual tasks.

  • A single, enterprise platform that provides hospitals with unlimited storage to support clinical applications and workflows.
  • Delivers real-time physiological data content (waveforms, vitals, clinical alarms) into Epic clinical workflows through integration with Epic’s desktop and mobile applications.
  • Clinicians can access real-time clinical alarm analytics via Epic to help hospitals manage clinical alarm risk across medical devices.
  • Uniquely supports both GE and Philips patient monitoring systems.
  • Allows for integration freedom from cardiac monitoring vendors with agnostic data platform approach.
  • Save money, time and resources trough vendor reduction and operational efficiencies.
  • Reduces the costs and number of maintenance agreements and integrations with several different vendors.
  • Supports a higher quality of patient care, predictive analytics, and long-term adaptability.

Agnostic technology solution

Unique enterprise-wide vendor agnostic solution 

Patient data Acquisition and distribution

Acquisition, permanent storage, and distribution of clinical data both from bedside monitors and ancillary third-party devices 

Data Access to providers

Full range of patient information, including waveform data acquisition with unlimited storage 

Proactive Patient Care

Near-real time clinical data, alarms and vital sign analytics, retrospective data and predictive algorithms  


Epic EMR

The purpose of patient data is to effectively get it in the hands of clinicians to make better care decisions.

Hillrom’s Excel Medical MDI Solution works within Epic’s desktop and mobile applications and supports the following:

  • Capable of acquiring 100% of available patient data from GE CARESCAPE and Philips IntelliVue patient monitoring systems and other third-party medical devices.
  • Manage the flow of vital signs
  • Integrates discrete alarms
  • Acquire cardiac strips (images)
  • Contextualize patient data

Epic Desktop

Users in Epic Desktop benefit from using Hillrom’s Excel Medical Solution to:

  • Integrate vital signs into flowsheets
  • Digitize cardiac reports
  • Provide near real-time surveillance, while allowing providers to visualize physiological patient data
  • Support workflows for digitization of cardiac monitoring strips and reports in cardiac telemetry, critical care, and emergency care
Physician smiles while reviewing patient data on a desktop computer monitor
care team, physician holding smartphone, caregiver holding coffee cup

Epic Mobile Applications

Users in Epic Mobile Applications benefit from using Hillrom’s Excel Medical Solution to: 

  • Access near real-time surveillance and visualization of patient physiological data, vital signs, alarm trends and cardiac strips across and predictive analytics on their mobile smartphone devices and clinical communication platforms. 


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Epic logo and name are a registered trademark of Epic Systems Corporation. GE logo and name are a registered trademark of General Electric Company. Philips logo and name are a registered trademark of Koninklijke Philips.