Clinical Lab Management

News on issues related to managing clinical laboratories.

Clinicians are using Roche's Cobas Omni Utility Channel to run lab-developed PCR tests alongside in vitro diagnostic kits, freeing valuable resources for labs.

At the recent CVS, the two large health systems described introducing Cepheid platforms for flu testing across rural and satellite locations.

The organization hopes a national library of simulation content will help lab training programs supplement clinical placement training with simulation.

MedXM's home health services are geared toward helping patients receive proactive health screenings instead of costly emergency room care.

Slower turnaround times, higher test cancellation rates, and time spent troubleshooting commercial lab issues add to hospital costs and impact patient care.