US 11,657,370 B2
Medical image based collaboration
Dirk Soenksen, Vista, CA (US); Mark Wrenn, Vista, CA (US); and Zoya Volynskaya, Vista, CA (US)
Assigned to Leica Biosystems Imaging, Inc., Vista, CA (US)
Filed on Aug. 24, 2020, as Appl. No. 17/1,413.
Application 17/001,413 is a continuation of application No. 14/432,178, granted, now 10,754,923, previously published as PCT/US2013/032583, filed on Mar. 15, 2013.
Claims priority of provisional application 61/706,466, filed on Sep. 27, 2012.
Prior Publication US 2020/0388375 A1, Dec. 10, 2020
Int. Cl. G16H 30/20 (2018.01); G06Q 10/101 (2023.01); G16H 80/00 (2018.01); G06Q 10/10 (2023.01); G16H 40/67 (2018.01); G06Q 50/22 (2018.01)
CPC G06Q 10/101 (2013.01) [G06Q 10/10 (2013.01); G06Q 50/22 (2013.01); G16H 30/20 (2018.01); G16H 40/67 (2018.01); G16H 80/00 (2018.01)] 18 Claims
OG exemplary drawing
1. A method comprising using at least one hardware processor to:
receive a request to create a medical case from a requesting system over at least one network;
in response to the request,
create the medical case,
define a minimum dataset required for the medical case to be complete by performing acts comprising selecting the minimum dataset from a plurality of available minimum datasets based on a medical condition associated with the medical case,
in advance of capturing medical image data to be included in the medical case, determine one or more image-capture parameters for the medical case, and
send one or more commands, over the at least one network, to a smart image-capture device at the requesting system, to
configure the smart image-capture device according to the one or more image-capture parameters, and
control the smart image-capture device to auto-load and scan a microscope slide, associated with the medical case, to capture the medical image data according to the one or more image-capture parameters;
receive the captured medical image data from the requesting system over the at least one network;
store the medical image data in association with the medical case; and
provide access to the medical case to one or more consulting systems.