Latest Laboratory information system Stories

2012-03-10 08:00:00

This major release offers healthcare providers, for the first time, the ability to collect any specimen at the bedside — whether blood in the hospital or emergency department or tissues in the operating room. Tucson, AZ (PRWEB) March 10, 2012 In an effort to raise awareness and encourage the engagement of health care providers in patient safety initiatives, Sunquest Information Systems is pleased to announce today its participation in the National Patient Safety Foundation® 2012...

2011-11-09 10:28:27

Researchers from the Georgia Tech College of Computing, working in partnership with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), have developed a digital data tracking system to assist low-resource clinical laboratories in developing countries. Sub-Saharan Africa suffers from some of the greatest health challenges in the world, making the need for efficient healthcare delivery especially vital. However, most hospitals and labs in the region use paper logs and manual entries for...

2011-09-16 12:00:00

The American Hospital Association (AHA) today announced it has exclusively endorsed SCC Soft Computerâs (SCC) laboratory information systems (LIS). SCCâs LIS solutions were selected for the exclusive endorsement following an extensive due diligence process. Chicago, IL (PRWEB) September 16, 2011 The American Hospital Association (AHA) today announced it has exclusively endorsed SCC Soft Computerâs (SCC) laboratory information systems (LIS). AHA...

2011-07-26 08:00:00

NORTHFIELD, Ill., July 26, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today, the College of American Pathologists (CAP) will introduce online imaging technology, DigitalScope, for use in its laboratory proficiency testing (Surveys) programs in 2012 at the 2011 AACC (American Association for Clinical Chemistry) Annual Meeting in Atlanta, July 26-28. The first product to benefit from the technology, Virtual Peripheral Blood Smear (VPBS), is scheduled to ship on August 1, 2011. "DigitalScope is a...

2011-07-25 08:02:00

ATLANTA, July 25, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Siemens Healthcare Diagnostics (NYSE: SI) is showcasing a broad spectrum of products from its clinical diagnostics portfolio at the 2011 AACC and ASCLS Annual Meetings and Clinical Lab Expo in Atlanta, Georgia, July 24 - July 28, 2011 (Booth #1605). The exhibit - themed "Innovation. Powered by You." - reflects how Siemens puts the power of innovation in its customers' hands and features an in-depth display of innovative systems and adaptable...

2011-04-18 00:00:27

Exclusive licensing deal between Mayo Clinic and ODIN creates lab best practice in automation and strong ROI Orlando, FL (PRWEB) April 18, 2011 ODIN, the world leader in RFID software and solutions released EasySpecimenâ“ž¢ -- healthcare-specific RFID solution today designed to automate tracking and data entry in pathology labs. EasySpecimenâ“ž¢ is a passive RFID based solution designed using patented developments, business...

Word of the Day
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'