Big Data Projects at Geisinger Health Are Beginning to Help Physicians Speed Up Diagnosis and Improve Patient Care

While many of the major gains promised by electronic health records (EHRs) and big data remain elusive, Geisinger Health’s Unified Data Architecture demonstrates how big data might help healthcare providers and clinical laboratories optimize care, improve outcomes, and control costs as the technology evolves Use of big data in healthcare gets plenty of hoopla these days. Many experts predict great things as clinical laboratory test data is pooled with other patient information and demographic...

Attention Blood Bankers and Pathologists! New Cloud-Based Technology Platform Provides Hospitals with Real-Time, On-Demand Access to Blood Products at the Best Prices

To match the supply of blood products to demand, a clever entrepreneur has created an award-winning business that may help clinical laboratories better manage the cost of blood products in their hospitals and health systems There’s something new and exciting in the world of blood banking and medical laboratory medicine. It’s a unique approach to matching the availability of blood products to the demand for those same products and it’s catching the attention of medical laboratory directors and...

National Lab Sales Excellence Award Winner for Hospital Laboratory Outreach, Sean Murnane, Northwestern Medicine-HealthLab, is a Study in Passion, Perseverance and Competitiveness

Even during healthcare’s ongoing transformation, there are hospital laboratory outreach programs prospering because they support top-producing sales representatives Across the United States, many local clinical laboratories and hospital lab outreach programs are not only holding their own, but regularly adding new clients and taking market share away from their national lab company competitors. Such sales success by these labs goes against the popular wisdom that times are tough for smaller...