Archive for February, 2011

Omnyx demonstrating Integrated Digital Pathology solution at USCAP

| February 28, 2011 | 0 Comments

If you are reading this from San Antonio this week attending the USCAP meeting, be sure to check out Omnyx's IDP solution in booth 330.  Omnyx has focused on workflow since its inception and this demo should highlight their work to date and the efficiencies to be had with digital pathology. Omnyx, a joint venture […]

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2011 Executive War College Registration Open

| February 25, 2011 | 2 Comments

Learn more now! In these challenging times, you'll hear all the experts, all the topics, and find all the resources you need for your laboratory to acquire the competitive edge! Don't miss thie annual event. Is your lab prepared for the disruptive trends and swift changes to our healthcare system? 1. Challenging Economic Trends Continue2. […]

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The Paula Takacs Foundation for Sarcoma Research

| February 23, 2011 | 0 Comments

Ask anyone who has worked in healthcare as a provider of care or technology or related services and they will no doubt have a story or two about a particular patient to recall and how it changed their lives.  These patients and their stories allow us to remember why we went into our chosen profession […]

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Be There Anywhere (TM) HD TelePathology

| February 22, 2011 | 2 Comments

Now clinicians can receive real-time high definition video through ordinary internet connections and without the need for special software. Forget about the limitations and cost burdens associated with conventional telepathology systems.Traditional products typically include special hardware at each end, limit users to specific point-to-point communication processing, and require client software downloads. Be There Anywhere™ eliminates […]

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USCAP and Aperio Launch Digital Archive of the Juan Rosai Collection of Surgical Pathology Seminars

| February 22, 2011 | 0 Comments

Partnership Provides Free Digital Archive Showcasing the Contribution of Surgical Pathology to Patient Care Dating Back to 1945 Augusta, GA and Vista, CA – February 22, 2011 – The United States and Canadian Academy of Pathology (USCAP), the global leader in the transmission of knowledge in the field of pathology for more than a century, and Aperio, the […]

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New app will give docs access to records ‘anytime, anywhere’

| February 22, 2011 | 0 Comments

Doctors soon will be able to look at medical records whenever and wherever they need to–and email or video chat with other doctors about those records–thanks to a mobile application created by Southern California-based innovation leader Palomar Pomerado Health being unveiled this week at HIMSS11 in Orlando. The app, known as Medical Information Anytime Anywhere (MIAA), […]

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Is it really possible to scan a slide under 60 seconds at 40x?

| February 22, 2011 | 0 Comments

To find out, visit Philips Digital Pathology at the USCAP 2011Booth #801, February 28 – March 2, SanAntonio, TX (USA) When it comes to digital pathology, performance is defined by speed and image quality. That’s why Philips has developed a faster, total solution. The Digital Pathology Solution* includes an ultrafast scanner and integrated image management system with exceptional […]

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2nd Generation Brightfield versus 1st Generation Fluorescence Scanners

| February 22, 2011 | 0 Comments

A comparison of digital pathology brightfield and fluorescent scanning

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Apollo to Showcase Enterprise Patient Media Manager in the “Cloud” at HIMSS 2011

| February 21, 2011 | 0 Comments

Falls Church, VA – February 18, 2011 – Apollo PACS, Inc., (Apollo), a provider of clinical multimedia solutions, is launching its proven Apollo Enterprise Patient Media Manager (Apollo EPMM®) solution in the “Cloud.”  Apollo will be showcasing their latest service offering for healthcare providers and IT professionals at the Annual HIMSS Conference & Exhibition at […]

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GE Healthcare to Discuss Meaningful Use and Role of Accountable Care at HIMSS11

| February 20, 2011 | 0 Comments

BARRINGTON, Ill., Feb 18, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) — At HIMSS11, GE Healthcare's focus will be on helping organizations reduce the complexity of achieving Meaningful Use and going beyond certification to optimizing care delivery. With the experience of helping thousands of organizations address Stage 1, and the commitment to being prepared for future requirements for healthcare […]

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Can you share a few slides?

| February 19, 2011 | 0 Comments

Pap slide submissions are needed for the CAP Interlaboratory Comparison Program in Gynecologic Cytology. All submitted slides are subject to rigorous review by three cytopathologists, and the College pays up to $20 per accepted slide. Slides not accepted into the program can be returned if requested, and accepted slides can be tracked and returned should […]

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Parade of Hopefuls in Digital Pathology

| February 18, 2011 | 2 Comments

From CAP Today by Karen Lusky: You know a new technology is catching on when the talk becomes less about whether it will be adopted and more about how and why. That shift appears to be taking place in the digital pathology world where the focus today is on how to make digital work for […]

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CBLPath Exhibiting at USCAP 2011 Annual Meeting, Booth #202

| February 17, 2011 | 0 Comments

Best Practice™ Seminar Slated for Tuesday, March 1, at Noon CBLPath will highlight its Best Practice™ Partnership Program at the upcoming United States & Canadian Academy of Pathology (USCAP) annual meeting February 26–March 4 in San Antonio, Texas. Attendees can visit Booth #202 in the exhibit hall to learn more about leveraging the convergence of […]

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New CAP Case of the Month Available

| February 16, 2011 | 0 Comments

January 2011 VIEW CASE WITH • MAC/PC Users: WebViewer • PC users: ImageScope (First time use - * Download software)   Case of the Month is a resource for pathologists to assess theirdiagnostic skills using digital whole slide imaging. Posted cases are selected from the CAP archives of the Performance Improvement Program in Surgical Pathology (PIP).   CLINICAL SUMMARY Lymph Node A 24-year-old […]

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