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Fox in the henhouse

| July 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

At my home we keep about twenty chickens, and we lost a couple of them to predators a couple of weeks ago. As my wife and I were discussing the incident and possible causes for the demise of our egg-producers, one item on the differential diagnosis was “fox”. I’m told that coyotes might leave a […]

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The CAP electronic Cancer Checklist (eCC) has been voice-enabled by Voicebrook!

| July 16, 2014 | 0 Comments

Voicebrook Releases New VoiceOver® Structured Results Entry Module, Powered by Dragon Medical 360 Speech Recognition Technology Lake Success, NY – Voicebrook, Inc. is pleased to announce the release of its latest VoiceOver® module providing Structured Results Entry (SRE) for cancer reporting. VoiceOver® SRE, which is now available, helps pathologists comply with the College of American Pathologists’ […]

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Special Presentation Hosted by Viewics @ AACC 2014

| July 14, 2014 | 0 Comments

2014 AACC Clinical Lab Expo – Chicago, IL Big Data Solutions that Unleash the Power of Your Lab Data for Patients, Payors and Providers Wednesday, July 30th @ 2pm Central Sonny Varadan, MBA, PMP with Nichols Management Group LTD will be presenting “Big Data Solutions that Unleash the Power of Your Lab Data for Patients, Payors […]

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Car washes, crib sheets and surgical pathology: Sleaze, graft and corruption

| June 25, 2014 | 0 Comments

Summers and a couple of winter breaks in college I worked at a car wash in suburban Chicago. This was after I learned auto body work and auto detailing. It seemed to make sense to me to learn how to apply bondo, fix bumpers, paint and buff and then understand how to keep a car’s […]

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XIFIN to Participate in Master Class on Digital Pathology, Panel Session on the Value of Lab Diagnostics at Executive War College 2014

| April 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

Executives Share Perspective on Addressing Key Business Challenges Facing Laboratories San Diego, CA, April 22, 2014 –XIFIN Inc., the financial cloud computing company revolutionizing the business of healthcare diagnostics from patient to payment, today announced that Lâle White, Chief Executive Officer and Chrystal Adams, Associate Vice President, will be speaking at the 19th annual Executive […]

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In-Office Pathology Services Excluded From 2015 Budget

| March 5, 2014 | 0 Comments

If this exception holds with any debate/discussion to follow with other organizations that have a vested interest in seeing this loophole survive, an unintended consequence of the original In-Office Ancillary Services (IOAS) exception to Stark Law, self-referral for anatomic pathology work, would be excluded from Medicare claims for payment.  I gather other insurers would follow […]

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XIFIN Acquires PathCentral

| August 23, 2013 | 0 Comments

Another development in the digital pathology market worth noting.  News released yesterday rumored for some time about XIFIN, a financial cloud computing company acquiring another technology company addressing the worldwide the pathology community via digital pathology.  I appreciate tying together securely  clinical diagnostic as well as financial information, particularly as digital pathology can provide new […]

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Why Do IT Teams Love Viewics?

| March 19, 2013 | 0 Comments

Why Do IT Teams Love Viewics? With Electronic Health Records (EHR), Health Information Exchange (HIE), ICD-10 and the myriad of other initiatives in the healthcare industry, IT teams are severely resource constrained. However, they are still relied on heavily to extract data from cumbersome information systems and create reports for the functional users. In addition, […]

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Pathology Associates Medical Laboratories (PAML) Selects XIFIN for Accounts Receivable Management Technology Framework

| January 25, 2013 | 0 Comments

XIFIN Inc., the financial cloud computing company revolutionizing the business of healthcare diagnostics from patient to payment, today announced that Pathology Associates Medical Laboratories, LLC (PAML), one of the largest clinical reference laboratories in the nation, has selected its accounts receivable and financial management platform to optimize billing and claims management and improve interoperability to […]

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