Archive for June, 2012

Registration Opens for Pathology Visions 2012

| June 30, 2012 | 0 Comments

Registration is now open for the Digital Pathology Association’s (DPA) annual conference, Pathology Visions. The DPA, a non-profit organization that promotes education and awareness of digital pathology applications, will be hosting Pathology Visions at the Baltimore Hilton in Baltimore, Maryland October 28-31, 2012. From now until September 1, 2012, attendees who register for Pathology Visions will […]

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Supreme Court Upholds Entire Affordable Care Act

| June 28, 2012 | 0 Comments

June 28, 2012 — The Supreme Court today declared that the Affordable Care Act (ACA) — the most significant healthcare legislation since the creation of Medicare — is also a constitutional act. The ruling comes as a shock to many observers, who predicted the court would strike down the individual mandate to obtain insurance coverage, […]

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Electronic records tied to fewer malpractice claims

| June 28, 2012 | 0 Comments

This post is courtesy of The Pathology Blawg, a blog that deals mostly with medicolegal issues in the practice of pathology and medicine. As all physicians know (or should know, anyway), there is a significant push at the federal level to move from paper record-keeping to electronic record keeping in health care.  While some forward-thinking […]

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Lifepoint Informatics and Lenco Diagnostics Laboratories Achieve EMR Integration Success

| June 27, 2012 | 0 Comments

Lifepoint Informatics provides Lenco with secure and hassle-free EMR integration to more than 50 healthcare providers in the tri-state area.  Glen Rock, NJ – June 27, 2012 – Lenco Diagnostic Laboratories, Inc. is a full-service clinical reference laboratory located in Brooklyn, NY. Handling close to 2,000 orders per day, Lenco takes great pride in continuously […]

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AccelPath, Inc. working with three Texas laboratories on digital pathology solution

| June 27, 2012 | 0 Comments

GAITHERSBURG, Md., Jun 26, 2012 (BUSINESS WIRE) — AccelPath, Inc. ACLP -31.97% ("AccelPath" or the "Company") announced today that the Company is working with three pathology laboratories in Texas. The three pathology laboratories are located near Houston, Texas. Interpretations for these laboratories are provided by the Company's interpretation partner, which has the exclusive rights to interpret all tissue […]

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APERIO ePATHOLOGY SOLUTIONS SUPPORTING INDICA LABS IMAGE ANALYSIS TOOLS

| June 26, 2012 | 0 Comments

Vista, CA – June 26, 2012 – Aperio, the leading provider of ePathology solutions, today announced the global availability of Indica Labs tissue and application-specific image analysis tools. Indica Labs algorithms operate seamlessly with the Aperio PRECISION solution, enabling the user to access the Aperio viewer and analysis-tuning window in the same manner as Aperio […]

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ASCP CheckSamples in Pathology Informatics Now Available

| June 25, 2012 | 0 Comments

ASCP Pathology Informatics offers a dynamic solution for self-directed learning. As a multi-purpose tool, this program offers pathologists and laboratory professionals benefits from enabling self-assessment to fulfilling the American Board of Pathology’s (ABP) requirements for Maintenance of Certification as well as CME and CMLE. What's included: Informatics Online Pathology Case Reports (4 Cases, 1.0 hour […]

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Carl Zeiss Microscopes Now Available from SPOT Imaging Solutions

| June 22, 2012 | 0 Comments

SPOT Imaging Solutions, a leading national supplier of scientific imaging equipment, is pleased to announce that they have been appointed an authorized Carl Zeiss microscope dealer in the USA.  The addition of the Zeiss microscopes rounds out SPOT Imaging Solutions’ extensive portfolio of high quality instruments for bioresearch, industrial, education and clinical laboratories.   Carl […]

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Leica Microsystems and Indica Labs Announce Availability of Integrated Advanced Digital Pathology Image Analysis

| June 21, 2012 | 0 Comments

Wetzlar, Germany / New Mexico, USA –21 June, 2012 Leica Microsystems, world-leading providers of Total Digital Pathology solutions, and Indica Labs, developing excellence in image analysis for Digital Pathology, today announce the integration of Indica Labs advanced image analysis algorithm portfolio into Leica Microsystems digital pathology solution. Users of the Leica Microsystems Tissue IA product […]

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Definiens Expands Large Data Analytics Functionality to Accelerate Image-based Research and Development

| June 21, 2012 | 0 Comments

New Definiens Image Miner™ 2 tightly integrates data mining with image analysis to streamline the knowledge-generation process Munich, Germany, June 21, 2012 / B3C newswire / – Definiens®, the leading provider of image analysis and data mining solutions for quantitative digital pathology, today announced the release of Definiens Image Miner™ 2. The new product provides researchers in the […]

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MMRGlobal and Fujitsu Offer Low-Cost System to Digitize Medical Records

| June 21, 2012 | 0 Comments

LOS ANGELES and SUNNYVALE, Calif., June 18, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — MMRGlobal, Inc. (OTC: MMRF) and Fujitsu Computer Products of America, Inc., the market leader in document imaging scanners, announced today a strategic alignment to assist physicians in smaller practices to efficiently digitize their medical records and start to meet the Health Information Technology for Economic and […]

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Sucessful 3rd International Definiens Symposium

| June 20, 2012 | 0 Comments

Definiens thanks all participants of the 3rd International Definiens Symposium last week in Munich for inspiring presentations, fruitful discussions and an stimulating atmosphere. We enjoyed meeting you and exchanging ideas during plenary sessions, workshops, coffee breaks and the evening events. We will shortly publish additional images and recordings from the presentations. Thanks for joining us […]

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PathXchange Case of the Week

| June 20, 2012 | 0 Comments

This week's Case of the Week is a case by Aldo Alcaraz, a pathologist from Instituto Mexicano Del Seguro Social HGR 180 in Guadalajara, JAL, Mexico.  Title: Bladder Tumor Case Information: 56 year old male with dysuria gross hematuria and weight loss. A diagnostic cystoscopy showed a bladder extensively infiltrated by a large tumor with ulceration and hemorrhage. Procedure: Transurethral resection. […]

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PathCentral’s 30 Minute Webinars – Creating an Effective Pathology Outreach Program

| June 19, 2012 | 0 Comments

Learn what it takes to create an effective pathology outreach program from the company exclusively focused on community pathologists. We will share the top 5 components necessary to be successful against national competitors and easy tools you can use to gain an advantage now!  You will gain insight into:  •     How to assess the market […]

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