ACC Downloads

ICD Registry

ICDv2 Data Definitions Update Last Updated: 12/4/2013 Download

ACC Technology Downloads

The ACC routinely updates device and medication information on the NCDR site.

To download the files:

  1. Go to the NCDR site.
  2. Select Registries by name and from the list select the registry you would like to update. Example: CathPCI Registry
  3. Click on Data Collection
  4. Scroll down until you see the Technology Downloads section
  5. In the Sorted by Name column, right-click the Download link for each folder and select Save Target As. Select a folder on your local drive. Repeat for all downloads required. Do not change the name of the file when saving
  6. After downloading, you can upload the file to the Apollo database using Apollo Advance

To upload the files:

  1. Start Apollo. At the main screen, select ADD-Ins > ACC Utility.
  2. Select the registry module of ACC you are updating.
  3. Using the ellipse (…) button, browse out to and select your desktop (or whatever folder you downloaded the files to) and hit OK.
  4. Very quickly, you will get a message saying the process is complete. Click YES if you would like to view the log file on how the process went or click NO to simply close the message.
  5. Update is complete. If desired, open an event in Apollo and confirm that devices are present.