Cloak

Introducing Caristix™ Cloak Software

Caristix Cloak is designed to help interface analysts and engineers to accurately de-identify HL7 data, covering all 18 HIPAA identifiers. Data can then be safely shared for such purposes as porting realistic data to a test system or staging area, providing realistic sample HL7 messsages for interface scoping, and providing data for clinical and financial analytics.

Cloak software provides the following features and functionality:

  • Maps identifiers to fields and segments
  • Maintains useful date preserving the patient’s overall record
  • Traces impacted message components
  • Produces a de-ideintification process report
  • Prevents re-identification

System Requirements

  • Operating system: Windows XP, Vista, Windows 7: 32 or 64-bit editions
  • Microsoft Word 2007 or later
  • .NET Framework 3.5

First Steps

The easiest way to get your feet wet with Cloak is to read about how to de-identify HL7 Messages.