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‘Crosswalk’ Re-Launched to Make it Easier to Bridge the Gap Between Pathology, Precision Diagnosis and Precision Medicine

| February 20, 2017 | 0 Comments

Inspirata has just released new mobile and Web-based versions of “Crosswalk Insight: Oncology™,” a knowledge visualization platform that enables users to easily navigate through tumor images and the associated molecular pathways, targeted therapies and clinical trials. San Francisco, CA, February 20, 2017 – Cancer diagnostics and pathology workflow solution provider Inspirata®, Inc. announced today the re-launch […]

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To Sign Out or Not to Sign Out? Part 1

| December 27, 2016 | 0 Comments

That is the question. Every year. Around the holidays or three-day weekends. Normally biopsies or surgical specimens collected the day before are reviewed the next day. In a majority of cases, the case can be “signed out” meaning your opinion goes into a surgical pathology report and becomes part of the medical record. New malignancies, […]

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Whose Image Is It?

| December 15, 2016 | 0 Comments

Earlier this week, Simon Häger, Product Manager, Sectra Digital Pathology Solution wrote a nice reflection/opinion piece on Sectra’s website entitled “Who Can Claim Ownership of a Pathology Image?” Simon reflects on “single vendor” or “end-to-end” versus “best of breed” approach. I find the arguments to be compelling for looking at one approach compared to the other […]

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Inspirata Receives 2016 Award for Best Practices in Technology Innovation in the Digital Pathology and Cancer Diagnostics Industry from Frost & Sullivan

| December 13, 2016 | 0 Comments

Global research organization, Frost & Sullivan, names Inspirata the leader in innovation in the digital pathology and cancer diagnostics arena for its end-to-end pathology workflow solution. Tampa, FL, December 13, 2016 – Cancer diagnostics and pathology workflow solution provider Inspirata®, Inc. has been recognized by Frost & Sullivan as the innovation leader in the digital pathology […]

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OptraSCAN Announces CLOUDPath LIMS as Part of its On-Demand Digital Pathology Solutions Suite on the Salesforce App Exchange the World’s Leading Enterprise Apps Marketplace

| December 7, 2016 | 0 Comments

SUNNYVALE, CA — OptraSCAN, Inc. today announced the availability of CLOUDPathTM, a part of the On-Demand Digital Pathology Solutions Suite, to be launched on the Salesforce AppExchange, providing a highly affordable, secure, cloud-enabled LIMS app for customers using the Salesforce Health Cloud. Built on the Salesforce App Cloud, CLOUDPathTM is currently available on the App […]

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News of Our Patients Death Have Been Greatly Exaggerated!

| October 3, 2016 | 0 Comments

Dr. Karim Sirgi, MD, MBA, FCAP, Managing Partner and CEO, LambdaX3 International recently wrote the below post on LinkedIn. Karim has kindly agreed to allow me to repost it here to share outside LinkedIn – including our loyal patient following. I wanted to share it here because I think nearly every pathologist can empathize with […]

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Digitizing Pathology? Don’t Create Another Silo

| September 26, 2016 | 1 Comment

Post courtesy of Simon Häger, Product Manager Sectra Digital Pathology Solution Pathology departments play a key role in cancer care, but are currently under enormous pressure and face great challenges. Over the past decade, pathology departments have not only been subject to increasing demands as a result of the growing number of cases, but have […]

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Inspirata Acquires Precision Medicine Network, Inc. and the ‘Crosswalk’ Platform to Bridge the Gap Between Digital Pathology and Molecular Oncology

| September 13, 2016 | 0 Comments

“Crosswalk Insight™: Oncology” enhances Inspirata’s Digital Pathology Cockpit by providing access to Genomic Profiles, FDA-Approved Targeted Therapies, Immunotherapies and Clinical Trials to enable pathologists to make more precise diagnostic and therapeutic decisions. Tampa, FL, September 13, 2016 – Cancer diagnostics and digital pathology workflow solution provider Inspirata, Inc. announced today that it has acquired the assets […]

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The Digital Pathology Global Pioneer Award 2016 Winners Announced

| August 14, 2016 | 0 Comments

Honored and grateful beyond words to be among those chosen by my peers to receive this pioneering award for work in digital pathology. Countless folks over the past two decades have contributed to development of the technology, applications, use cases, programs, business models and mentored others in the safe use of the technology with one […]

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Pathology and Radiology Reports Recommend Correlation With Each Other, Endless Loop Ensues

| August 4, 2016 | 0 Comments

Courtesy of the Gomer Blog, a satirical medical news website created by a bunch of wannabe stand up comedians who ended up in healthcare. They roast every medical speciality, perhaps as an appreciation of what all of us does in our particular areas but I find the pathology ones particularly accurate and therefore funny. Laughter is good medicine. BOSTON, […]

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New Articles Published in Journal of Pathology Informatics

| August 2, 2016 | 0 Comments

Pathology informatics essentials for residents: A flexible informatics curriculum linked to accreditation council for graduate medical education milestones Walter H Henricks, Donald S Karcher, James H Harrison, John H Sinard, Michael W Riben, Philip J Boyer, Sue Plath, Arlene Thompson, Liron Pantanowitz J Pathol Inform 2016, 7:27 (6 July 2016) [ABSTRACT]   [HTML FULL TEXT]   [PDF]   […]

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Inspirata, a Diamond Sponsor and Exhibitor at APC 2016, to Host a Panel of Industry Experts Discussing Overcoming the Barriers to Adopting Digital Pathology

| July 8, 2016 | 0 Comments

Showcasing its digital pathology cockpit and workflow solution in booth #4 at the Association of Pathology Chairs (APC) Annual Meeting in San Diego July 12th -15th, Inspirata also will be hosting a 2-hour expert panel on overcoming the barriers to digital pathology adoption. Tampa, FL, July 8, 2016/PRWeb – Cancer diagnostics and digital pathology workflow […]

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Corista DP3 Selected by Johns Hopkins Medicine to Extend Pathology Capabilities with Digital Pathology Platform

| July 6, 2016 | 0 Comments

Corista DP3 to improve Johns Hopkins’ Tumor Board functionality, enable remote consults and integrate with critical systems Baltimore, MD – July 7, 2016 – Johns Hopkins Medicine, an integrated global health enterprise and one of the leading health care systems in the United States, has successfully installed the Corista DP3 system. The new platform is […]

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