Privacy and Security
To insure proper protection of Protected Health Information and networking security when using
the App, note the following recommendations and instructions.
■ For important information about 802.11 (WiFi), refer to the Freestyle User Manual and
System Reference Manual.
■ For important information about Protected Health Information (patient privacy), refer to the
Freestyle User Manual and System Reference Manual.
■ Follow your regional and institutional guidelines regarding networking security and
Protected Health Information (patient privacy).
■ If you do not want mobile devices to link to the Freestyle using the Mobile Link App,
uncheck (disable) the box on the
■ If a mobile device is connected through the Mobile Link App, the mobile symbol (
be displayed on the console screen.
■ Protect the security of the PIN code used to allow devices to link. Change the PIN code if
necessary to improve
■ To prevent the patient name and ID from being displayed on saved images, use the Study
Anonymity feature. Select
Patient Name and Patient ID. Note that the Patient Name will still show up in the patient
■ To create a fully anonymous study file, follow these steps: create a new patient study but
do not enter a patient name of ID. When you select Save, to save the images, the system
will automatically assign the name "UNKNOWN" and a date- and time-based ID.
and check the two checkboxes to exclude
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