Tag: QA

Q&A with Philips Digital Pathology

| June 23, 2017 | 0 Comments

I recently had an opportunity to speak with Esther Abels, Director of Regulatory, Clinical and Medical Affairs for Philips Digital Pathology Solutions about Philips’ recent approval to market their Philips Intellisite Pathology System (PIPS) for primary diagnosis of biopsies and excisions in the United States. My thanks to Esther and Philips’ marketing team for their […]

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OptraSCAN Digital Pathology Launches 120-Slide Whole Slide Imaging Scanner as Part of its On-Demand Subscription-Based Model

| August 29, 2016 | 0 Comments

High throughput whole slide imaging for Digital Pathology via an affordable monthly subscription without a capital expense SUNNYVALE, CA — OptraSCAN announces it has launched its 120-slide Whole Slide Imaging scanner as part of its On-Demand Subscription model to affordably automate Digital Pathology. High-throughput users of Digital Pathology can now access On-Demand Digital Pathology using […]

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QualityStar, Diagnostic Quality Assurance® PSO, First Anatomic Pathology QA Program To Attain Patient Safety Organization (PSO) Listing by HHS

| August 24, 2016 | 0 Comments

DIAGNOSTIC QUALITY ASSURANCE® The Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality Assurance (AHRQ) has approved the Diagnostic Quality Assurance ® (DQA) listing as a Patient Safety Organization (PSO) by the Secretary of the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS). Diagnostic Quality Assurance® PSO is a component entity of QualityStar, LLC (www.qualitystar.net), and is the first […]

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XIFIN Partners with QualityStar to Provide Quality Assurance Solution to Help Reduce Interpretive Diagnostic Errors in Anatomic Pathology 

| December 14, 2015 | 0 Comments

Partnership Helps Pathologists Implement New CAP Guidelines SAN DIEGO, Calif.– XIFIN, Inc., the healthcare cloud computing company revolutionizing the business of healthcare diagnostics from patient to payment, today announced an agreement with QualityStar®, a leading provider of anatomic pathology quality assurance services, to market its cloud-based case review service to help reduce interpretive diagnostic errors and […]

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Demonstrating Quality in Anatomic Pathology: Where Is It Headed?

Register now for a QualityStar Webinar by Dr. Jared Schwartz Date:                                   Thursday June 4 Time:                                   11:00 am Eastern Duration: 60 Minutes Presenter:                          Jared N. Schwartz, M.D., Ph.D., F.C.A.P. Registration Link:             http://bit.ly/1zpJ9M9 Webinar Content: In this era of consumerism and pay-for-performance, pathologists are compelled to measure outcomes, reduce costs and improve diagnostic proficiency.  The ability to document and demonstrate quality will soon […]

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The Role Quality Assurance Plays in Software Development

| March 9, 2014 | 0 Comments

Quality Assurance (QA) is one of the most misunderstood and underestimated aspects of what we do here at PathXL. It is assumed that our QA team simply “break things”. This, however, is untrue. Below our Test Analyst, Kyle Mcgrugan will give a brief walkthrough of how we work from release to release. The role of QA […]

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