This page documents production updates to Cloud Healthcare API. Check this page for announcements about new or updated features, bug fixes, known issues, and deprecated functionality.
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July 15, 2019
The Cloud Healthcare API offers single-region support in the
europe-west4 (Netherlands) region.
July 10, 2019
The Cloud Healthcare API offers multi-region support in the
us (United States) region.
June 19, 2019
DICOM de-identification has improved image output quality. There is now support for lossless image output for lossless image input formats.
April 4, 2019
The Google Cloud Console provides a user interface to the Cloud Healthcare API. The console allows you to:
An expanded set of configuration options are available for de-identification operations on DICOM and FHIR data. These options provide greater control over how resources (including pixel data) are processed. For details, see De-identifying sensitive data.
DICOMweb has improved performance.
DICOM has these conformance enhancements:
- The API supports QIDO-RS result pagination, fuzzy patient-name matching, and transcoding additional DICOM transfer syntaxes, including lossless JPEG.
- To avoid managing multipart headers on the client side, the API supports single-part WADO-RS and STOW-RS requests. See the DICOM conformance statement for details.
User labels on DICOM, HL7v2, and FHIR stores make it possible to filter resources and view billing charges based on label values.
Public beta release The Cloud Healthcare API provides a managed solution for storing and accessing healthcare data in Google Cloud Platform (GCP).