Strike action at Northampton general hospital ends after 27 days
An agreement has been reached between Northampton General Hospital and 'locked out' pathologists - putting an end to 27 days of industrial action.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
Patent Issued for Storing and Retrieving Large Images via DICOM
"The Digital Imaging and Communication in Medicine , and is supported by large image management systems called Picture Archive and Communication Systems .
Tue Jul 22, 2014
YMC Board approves contract for ME services
The Yellow Medicine County Board approved a contract for medical examiner services through Anoka County's Midwest Medical Examiners and appointed MME's Dr. A Quinn Strobl as the county medical examiner on Tuesday.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
AltheaDx Laboratory Receives Accreditation From College of American Pathologists
AltheaDx, a molecular diagnostics company pioneering the field of pharmacogenetics, today announced that the College of American Pathologists has awarded accreditation to the AltheaDx laboratory in San Diego, California based on results of a recent on-site inspection.
Wolters Kluwer introduces new editions of 2 definitive guides in pathology
Wolters Kluwer Health, a leading global provider of information and point-of-care solutions for the healthcare industry and students of medicine, has introduced new editions of two definitive guides in pathology .
Sun Jul 20, 2014
Rye Brook Pathology Services Provider Announces Collaboration with...
Digital Journal reports CBLPath, Inc., a pathology services provider, and Agendia, a molecular diagnostics company, announced their collaboration to provide molecular diagnostics testing for breast cancer patients.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
Laboratory Network .com
Hematogenix Launches Comprehensive Molecular Profiling Test iDNAfy
Hematogenix Laboratory Services , a leader in integrated pathology services for drug development and personalized diagnostics, today announced the launch of its comprehensive molecular profiling service, iDNAfyTM.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
British Journal of Cancer
Identification of proteomic biomarkers predicting prostate cancer...
The resulting uncertainty in risk assessment leads to significant overtreatment, with associated costs and morbidity.
Ashland City Schools superintendent says district attracts strong teachers
Job postings at Ashland City Schools are attracting some high quality candidates, superintendent Doug Marrah told board of education members at a special meeting Wednesday.
Tue Jul 15, 2014
Pathologists Find Sympathetic Lawmakers on Electronic Records Plan
Most people think of Congress when they think of lobbyists, but there are many lobbyists that focus on federal agencies, seeking to adjust regulatory matters.
Law now forbids doctors to mark up laboratory work
A state law took effect this month prohibiting doctors from charging extra to profit from an outside pathologist's work interpreting a biopsy or Pap test.
Mon Jul 14, 2014
Corn producers urged to scout for Southern rust
Plant pathologists are advising Louisiana and Arkansas producers to scout for Southern rust after heavy infestations were reported in early- to mid-July.
Lawmakers look to exempt Medicare labs from e-health records
House lawmakers are pressing the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services to remove penalties on Medicare diagnostic labs that don't use electronic medical records.
New technology developed to diagnose cancer cells
In pathology, cells and cell nuclei are usually examined using a microscope for bio-marker expressions in tumours.
Cancer grading gets an upgrade
Prostate cancer is the second most commonly diagnosed cancer among Canadian men but only about half of these cancers grow rapidly enough to require treatment.
Fri Jul 11, 2014
Health Data Management
Pathology Organizations Introduce Informatics Curriculum
The College of American Pathologists, Association of Pathology Chairs, and Association for Pathology Informatics have launched a new graduate medical education clinical informatics curriculum.
NeoGenomics, Inc. Expands Next Generation Sequencing Services And...
NeoGenomics, Inc. Expands Next Generation Sequencing Services And Offers 23 Different Profiles For Various Hematologic And Solid Cancers /PRNewswire/ -- NeoGenomics, Inc. , a leading provider of cancer-focused genetic and molecular testing services, announced today it has launched 23 new and innovative NeoTYPE Cancer Profiles based on ... (more)
Research on beached humpback whale in Scotland
Scotland's first full post mortem of a humpback whale - found dead at Fishnish on the Isle of Mull - has been carried out by veterinary pathologists with the assistance of conservation charity Hebridean Whale and Dolphin Trust.
Thu Jul 10, 2014
North Texas e-News
UNT autism conference brings together nationally known experts to discuss latest research
DENTON , Texas - Nationally known leaders in autism research will discuss the latest developments related to autism treatment at the 6th Annual Adventures in Autism Intervention and Research Conference, presented by the University of North Texas Kristin Farmer Autism Center.
Wed Jul 09, 2014
The Jersey Journal
Watchung student attends speech-language career exploration camp
Misericordia University recently hosted rising high school students on campus for the Speech-Language Pathology Career Exploration Camp in June.