Archive for March, 2016

Massachusetts General Hospital To Begin Clinical Validation Study Using Philips’ IntelliSite Solution

| March 30, 2016 | 0 Comments

News today courtesy of Philips announcing MGH as a primary site for a clinical validation trial based here in the United States for reproducibility of whole slide imaging (WSI) to glass slides. The PI on the study, Dr. Joe Lennerz has been involved with imaging and clinical trials for some time and also has interests […]

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In Pursuit of Patient-Centered Care

| March 29, 2016 | 0 Comments

Enhancing the patient experience through a patient-centered approach to care is a growing priority for healthcare organizations. The primary objective of patient-centered care is to ensure a continuing relationship between the patient and his or her healthcare team with a focus on prevention and detection, diagnostic accuracy, and team-based, multi-disciplinary information sharing and collaboration. Improving […]

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The Unleashed Power of Digital Pathology: Is There a Way Forward?

| March 29, 2016 | 0 Comments

The featured post for today is guest written by Dr. Anil Parwani, known throughout the industry as a key opinion leader and has been very active in digital pathology among many other professional and research interests. In his post he looks back 15 years to our first meeting at a pathology meeting, perhaps in a […]

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PathXL Reports Record Financial Year Results

| March 27, 2016 | 0 Comments

Results such as these and growth in users of digital pathology with software continue to highlight the digital pathology market landscape that makes a couple of points: The value proposition is about software and continues to highlight the value of what is done with a digital pathology image once a slide is digitized. A scanner […]

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Royal College of Pathologists Supports DigitalPath Europe 2016

| March 22, 2016 | 0 Comments

As attendance grows for DigitalPath Europe Congress, the meeting organizers of this leading international event on digital pathology, are delighted to announce that the Royal College of Pathologists will be supporting the conference in London. The Royal College will join 200+ attendees who will review the game changing innovation, roadblocks and critical success factors in […]

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An Interview with Puneet Sarin, Vice President, Pathology Imaging Business at Leica Biosystems

| March 22, 2016 | 0 Comments

Q: What is digital pathology and its inherent value? Simply put, digital pathology is the practice of converting microscopic glass slides into images that can be viewed, managed and analyzed anywhere on the screen. More broadly, digital pathology creates an environment for storing, archiving and integrating the information. If you look at the industry, there is a shortage of pathologists worldwide. […]

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Thank You USCAP 2016 from PathXL

| March 22, 2016 | 0 Comments

PathXL would like to thank the organisers of USCAP, everyone that stopped by Stand #1119 and in particular the attendees of our inaugural USA Usergroup on Sunday 13th March. We received some amazing interest on PathXL’s Xplore and TissueMark software. If you attended the event and are interest in a demo or just want to […]

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Join Mikroscan’s Webinar: Latest Advances in Telepathology & Slide Scanning to Address Challenges in Your Environment

| March 18, 2016 | 0 Comments

Come see the latest advancement in anatomic pathology. During this session, you’ll learn how the newest dual-mode technology for real-time telepathology combined with the smallest desktop WSI scanner addresses some of your greatest challenges and provides solutions for: Remote and intraoperative consultations Rapid onsite evaluation for adequacy (ROSE) Second opinions Sharing / Tumor boards Whole […]

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XIFIN to Unveil Expanded Diagnostic-Based Collaboration and Clinical Data Management Platform at USCAP Annual Meeting

| March 16, 2016 | 0 Comments

XIFIN ProNet Leverages Diagnostic Information for Connected, Quality, Patient-Centered Care SAN DIEGO– XIFIN Inc., the healthcare information technology company revolutionizing the business of healthcare diagnostics, released a new version of its cloud-based collaboration and clinical data management solution, XIFIN ProNet™ at the USCAP Annual Meeting. XIFIN ProNet enables the exchange and management of key healthcare images, data, […]

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Omnyx, LLC Introduces New Dynamyx™ Software for Exceptional Digital Pathology User Experience

| March 16, 2016 | 0 Comments

I was able to see a demonstration of this new release at USCAP 2016 the other day and there are many improvements over the prior version.  The application still provides a robust worklist with fast response to cases and metadata associated with the case and the virtual slide tray on another monitor.  New features I […]

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Medicare audit requests on the rise: How to justify the medical necessity of your lab’s testing

| March 16, 2016 | 0 Comments

  How to Protect Your Lab from Costly and Time-Consuming Government Investigations and Qui Tam Lawsuits—and What to Do If the Government Does Come Calling     ORDER YOUR CD TODAY!   If you missed the webinar from Pathology Webinars on “How to Protect Your Lab from Costly and Time-Consuming Government Investigations and Qui Tam Lawsuits—and […]

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Flagship Biosciences expands operations to meet tremendous industry growth demands

| March 15, 2016 | 0 Comments

Escalated demand for Flagship’s tissue analysis capabilities are being driven by proven success. Westminster, CO – March 15, 2016 – Flagship’s track record of success has increased the adoption of the company’s technology and the demand for their specialty tissue image analysis solutions. To meet this demand, the company has expanded its facilities and staff, […]

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Visiopharm Powers Up With VIS 6.0

| March 14, 2016 | 0 Comments

Visiopharm, the leading provider of quantitative digital pathology software for diagnostics and research, announces the launch of VIS 6.0– a powerful new version of their software. VIS 6.0 includes many new features plus Engine™ a new technology, which can leverage endless computational power. Engine™ demonstrates processing speeds well above the current speed limits of quantitative digital pathology; […]

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Inspirata’s Solution Leverages EMC Converged Infrastructure to Manage Petabytes of Pathology Image and Clinical Data 

| March 14, 2016 | 0 Comments

Accelerating cancer diagnostics by automating the pathology workflow, employing image analysis for prescreening cases and providing access to a cancer information data trust as a reference tool only makes sense if data storage and retrieval are fast—very fast.  Tampa, FL, March 14, 2016 – Cancer diagnostics and pathology workflow solution provider Inspirata, Inc. is employing the VCE™ Vblock® […]

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