Tag: HIPAA

Proscia to Transform the Clinical Use of Digital Pathology in Commercial and Hospital Labs

| October 2, 2017 | 0 Comments

New release of its award-winning digital pathology software delivers applications for clinical use-cases and sets the stage for AI-based computational pathology  Proscia Inc., a data solutions provider for digital pathology, announced today the launch of a new product optimized for digital clinical workflows in anatomic pathology labs. Built from its award-winning software platform, Proscia’s new offering leverages […]

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Cancer Moonshot Program Seeks Input Through Online Platform

| April 22, 2016 | 0 Comments

Vice-President Biden is taking the administration’s last year push to “double the rate of progress towards a cancer cure” to the Vatican and now, the public.  I am beginning to have my doubts as of nearly the month of May…”The community involvement that the initiative garners will allow us to consider novel, creative ideas that might […]

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It’s Benign but Does Your Patient Know?

| August 24, 2015 | 0 Comments

Many hospital systems now employ “patient portals” for patient’s to access their medical records, manage appointments and receive reminders about screening procedures and tests. I believe Epic brands this as “MyChart” within hospitals that have their EMR systems. Or EpicView and the like. It sounds like a wonderful system. Not so much. Laboratory medical directors […]

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Pathology Cloud Atlas – From ADVANCE for Administrators of the Laboratory Perspectives in Pathology

| July 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

Source: ADVANCE for Administrators of the Laboraotory Perspectives in Pathology by Dr. Greg Henderson Editor’s note: This is the first in a four-part series My interest in what is now called “cloud computing” was sparked from my 2005 encounter with a very destructive cloud named Hurricane Katrina. A week after arriving in New Orleans to […]

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Patient Access Rule Finalized

On February 6, 2014, the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) released a final amendment to both CLIA 1988 and HIPAA 1996 rules in order to allow patients direct access to their lab results. In CLIA Final Rule 42 CFR 493.1291, Patients’ Access to Test Reports and the HIPAA Rule 45 CFR 164.524, Access […]

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