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Using Patient Data for QC Statistics on the Atellica® Solution Job Aid Version 1.25 and Below

This job aid provides instructions on how to use patient data for QC statistics on the Atellica® Solution.

Atellica® Solution SIEMENS Using Patient Data for QC Statistics Job Aid Healthineers The Patient Median and Patient Mean features provide additional tools within QC Statistics to help monitor the performance of the system and troubleshoot systematic errors. The operator can collect patient result data on 1 or more analyzers in the configuration and use the data to perform QC for selected tests. To enable the monitoring of patient data for QC Statistics: 1. Navigate to QC > QC Statistics > Setup > Patient 2. Select a test (each test enabled for each Module Name has a separate entry) 3. To define the upper and lower limits for Patient Median and Mean analysis, specify an Upper Trim Limit and Lower Trim Limit 4. To define reference lines to display with patient sample QC data, specify Upper Line, Lower Line, and Ref Line 5. Select the Active checkbox to turn on data collection for the test on the specific analyzer 6. Select Save To view the patient control data: 1. Navigate to QC > QC Statistics > Analysis > Patient 2. View the data displayed for each average data point: Includes the date when the point was calculated, the data point, the test, and the analyzer 3. To view statistics for the data displayed, select the Statistics button 1 Template Effective Date: 27-MAY-2019 | HOOD05162003010284 Effective Date: 06-APR-2020 | HOOD05162003077519 Unrestricted © Siemens Healthcare GmbH, 2020 SIEMENS Healthineers Please note that the learning material is for training purposes only! For the proper use of the software or hardware, please always use the Operator Manual or Instructions for Use (hereinafter collectively “Operator Manual”) issued by Siemens Healthineers. This material is to be used as training material only and shall by no means substitute the Operator Manual. Any material used in this training will not be updated on a regular basis and does not necessarily reflect the latest version of the software and hardware available at the time of the training. The Operator's Manual shall be used as your main reference, in particular for relevant safety information like warnings and cautions. Note: Some functions shown in this material are optional and might not be part of your system. Certain products, product related claims or functionalities (hereinafter collectively “Functionality”) may not (yet) be commercially available in your country. Due to regulatory requirements, the future availability of said Functionalities in any specific country is not guaranteed. Please contact your local Siemens Healthineers sales representative for the most current information. The reproduction, transmission or distribution of this training or its contents is not permitted without express written authority. Offenders will be liable for damages. All names and data of patients, parameters and configuration dependent designations are fictional and examples only. All rights, including rights created by patent grant or registration of a utility model or design, are reserved. Atellica, and all associated marks are trademarks of Siemens Healthcare Diagnostics Inc. or its affiliates. All other trademarks and brands are the property of their respective owners. Product availability may vary from country to country and is subject to varying regulatory requirements. Please contact your local representative for availability. Copyright © Siemens Healthcare GmbH 2020 Global Siemens Healthineers Headquarters Henkestr. 127 91052 Erlangen, Germany Phone: +49 9131 84 0 siemens.com/healthineers 2 Effective Date: 06-APR-2020 | HOOD05162003077519 Unrestricted © Siemens Healthcare GmbH, 2020