Amazon Comprehend Medical - AWS GovCloud (US)

Amazon Comprehend Medical

This service is currently available in AWS GovCloud (US-West) only.

Amazon Comprehend Medical detects useful information in unstructured clinical text. As much as 75 percent of all health record data is found in unstructured text such as physician's notes, discharge summaries, test results, and case notes. Amazon Comprehend Medical uses Natural Language Processing (NLP) models to sort through enormous quantities of data for valuable information gained through advances in machine learning.

How Amazon Comprehend Medical Differs for AWS GovCloud (US)

Below listed are the differences between the AWS GovCloud (US) and the standard AWS Regions.

Differences in Feature Availability:

Differences in Quotas/Limits:

Resource Default
Transactions per second (TPS) for the DetectEntities-v2 and DetectEntities operations 2
Transactions per second (TPS) for the DetectPHI operation 5
Transactions per second (TPS) for the StartEntitiesDetectionV2Job, StartPHIDetectionJob, StopEntitiesDetectionV2Job, StopPHIDetectionJob, ListEntitiesDetectionV2Jobs, ListPHIDetectionJobs, DescribeEntitiesDetectionV2Job, and DescribePHIDetectionJob operations 2

Documentation for Amazon Comprehend Medical

Amazon Comprehend Medical documentation.

ITAR Boundary

AWS GovCloud (US) has an ITAR boundary, which defines where customers are allowed to store ITAR-controlled data for this service in AWS GovCloud (US) Regions. To maintain ITAR compliance, you must place ITAR-controlled data on the applicable part of the ITAR boundary. If you do not have any ITAR-controlled data in AWS GovCloud (US) Regions, this section does not apply to you. The following information identifies the ITAR boundary for this service:

ITAR-Regulated Data Permitted

ITAR-Regulated Data Not Permitted

  • All input text and documents processed by Amazon Comprehend Medical can contain ITAR-regulated data.

  • Not Applicable