HDIRS Glossary

HDIRS Glossary


HDIRS Common Terms and Abbreviations

Following is a listing of specific terms that may be useful for HDIRS members, clients, vendors, employees, and stakeholders. Please contact us if you have suggestions for new glossary items.

Greater Toronto Area West Diagnostic Imaging Repository (GTA West DIR)

Now known as the HDIRS-West DIR, this DIR is shared by hospitals and independent health facilities generally located west of Toronto’s main transportation artery, Yonge Street, and includes such cities as Mississauga, Milton, Vaughn, Barrie, Collingwood, Huntsville, and Orillia.