Compass Overview
Tech Specs

Less work. More flow.


Scan from anywhere, on any device.

Compass is device agnostic, ingesting scans from your Butterfly probes and allowing you to plug and play with your existing fleet.


Associate patients from a worklist in seconds.

Support a modality or encounter-based worklist for maximum flexibility.


Document with customizable worksheets.

Finalizing exams is a breeze with easy one-click prefills for normals.


Automatically send to your EMR and PACS for billing and storage.

Configurable data integrity checks enable compliant, high-quality exams sent downstream.


Perform rapid quality assurance from anywhere.

Administrators can review scans, provide feedback and measure progress over time.


Capture the value you create.

The typical emergency department only bills for 35% of their ultrasound studies, while the average Butterfly Compass customer submits 95% of their emergency department ultrasound studies for charge capture.1,2

All the tools you need to bill.

Dashboards surface unassigned and undocumented ultrasound studies to drive compliance and downstream billing.

Calculate your potential return on investment.

In just few short questions, see what Compass can do for your organization.


Your program, on your terms.

Fleet management.

Leverage fleet management tools to monitor your probes and even remotely disable them in a pinch.

Insights and analytics.

Analytics dashboards provide actionable insights and analytics about your institution’s POCUS program to drive safe and effective ultrasound adoption. Track performance across time, across departments or across groups to understand trends in adoption and areas
of improvement.

User management.

Set minimum documentation requirements for studies headed to the EMR and even control which users can send to the EMR with customizable user permissions.

“This experience provides us with a unique understanding of how to implement ultrasound as core to the way we work.”

Dr. Ryan Gibbons,
Director of Ultrasound Education, Temple

Storage and Security

isn't a feature.
It's our foundation.

Scalable data infrastructure.

Get scalability without the burden of managing on-premise infrastructure. Compass offers unlimited storage, and ongoing vulnerability patching so that you don’t have to.

A highly secure environment.

Secure your patient data through a resilient environment that is HIPAA/HITECH compliant, GPDR ready, and SOC 2 Type 2 audited. Data is protected at rest with AES 256-bit and HTTPS with TLS 1.3 in transit.

ISO 27001GDPRAES 256

Cut out your on-premise expenses.

Leverage Butterfly’s Cloud storage to lower your cost of ownership by over 50% as compared to expensive on-premise storage solutions.


Education tools to support your organization.

Hundreds of on-demand education videos.

Access hundreds of quick how-to videos across disciplines and competencies.

Didactic courses and tests from Butterfly Academy™.

Butterfly Academy™ is a curated library of ultrasound courses developed by in-house POCUS experts. Assign any of the courses to specific clinicians, building curricula customized for specialty and experience level. Track enrollee progress to facilitate team-wide POCUS adoption and comfort.


Built for your work environment.

System integration.

Butterfly Cloud connects to your organization’s DICOM endpoints using Butterfly Link or an encrypted TLS connection to send ultrasound exams to a PACS or VNA. Butterfly also supports sending study documentation to your EMR via HL7 using either an encounter-based or order-based workflow.

Single sign-on.

Enable user access to Butterfly with one set of credentials used across all systems.

Mobile device management.

Allow login to the Butterfly Compass ecosystem only through authorized devices, ensuring that your security policies are respected consistently.

You’re ready. Want to see Compass in action?

Talk to one of our experts today.

  1. Figure is an estimate based upon the average percent of documented US scans by nine Butterfly health system customers in their EDs.
  2. Ng, C., Payne, A.S., Patel, A.K., Thomas-Mohtat, R., Maxwell, A. and Abo, A., 2020. Improving point-of-care ultrasound documentation and billing accuracy in a pediatric emergency department. Pediatric Quality & Safety, 5(4).