Centricity PACS and Centricity PACS-IW with Universal Viewer introduce an intuitive imaging application that connects advanced visualization, provides extensive breast imaging tools, image-enables EMR systems, and unlocks patient history from silos to better inform and streamline diagnosis. It’s alldelivered in an easy-to-use, web-based, and unified readingdesktop. Designed to work with GE Healthcare’s Centricity PACS, Centricity PACS-IW, and Centricity Clinical Archive, Universal Viewer is where imaging all comes together.

Universal Viewer optimizes radiologist work-flow efficiency through the use of advanced study layouts; multiple presentation states; advanced, intelligent hanging protocols with variable-sized, asymmetrical windows and “copies” of windows; 2-D stack-based reading tools; and an integrated view of 3-D reconstructions.


Within a few mouse clicks, a referrer accesses the same software and clinical tools as radiologists: report and diagnosis, key images, and scanned documents, as well as access to the patient study and set of viewing tools. The overalluser interface is highly customizable to meet explicit needs andpreferences of the users.

Universal Viewer is a unified web-based viewer that focuses on improving productivity and enhancing patient care by delivering standard as well as many innovative applications and technologies including:

  • Intelligent productivity tools, including smart hanging protocols
  • Advanced Visualization applications, including oncology; powered by AW 
  • Breast Imaging Workflow, including screening and diagnostic capabilities

Customer Value

For Radiologists

Universal Viewer is a next-generation viewer that requires lessexam setup. Its smart reading protocols give users the optionto apply case-based reasoning techniques, including machinelearning algorithms, image analytics, and text mining forautomating exam setup. It places the visionary radiologist at the forefront of technology.

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