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How Accurate is POC Glucose Testing?
How Accurate is POC Glucose Testing?
Oreoluwa Ogunyemi, MD | Feb 6, 2019
More than half of commercially available glucometers do not meet recommended accuracy guidelines
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Pharmacogenetic Testing for Warfarin: Is it Worth the Hype?
Pharmacogenetic Testing for Warfarin: Is it Worth the Hype?
Raeesa Gupte, PhD | Jan 24, 2019
Clinical utility and cost-effectiveness are key considerations
Regulatory
How Government Shutdowns Impact Healthcare
How Government Shutdowns Impact Healthcare
Mindy Levine, PhD | Jan 10, 2019
The immediate and lingering effects on agencies and people
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The Therapeutic Potential of Bioengineered Bacteria
The Therapeutic Potential of Bioengineered Bacteria
Masha G. Savelieff, PhD | Jan 9, 2019
Genetically modified microbes designed to treat human disease have entered into preclinical and clinical development
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Obstacles to Developing Tailored Normal Test Ranges
Obstacles to Developing Tailored Normal Test Ranges
John A. Bilello, PhD | Jan 2, 2019
Large data sets hold promise, but major challenges remain
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Personalizing Care for At-Risk Asthma Patients
Personalizing Care for At-Risk Asthma Patients
Kim Collison, MSA, MT(ASCP) | Dec 19, 2018
A call to action for laboratories performing specific-IgE testing
Management
Strategies for Rural Hospitals to Attract and Retain Staff
Strategies for Rural Hospitals to Attract and Retain Staff
Denise Bland, MHA | Dec 13, 2018
Rural healthcare facilities often struggle to find and keep talent
Management
Applying Lab Productivity Targets at the Department Level
Applying Lab Productivity Targets at the Department Level
Jeff Myers, CPA | Dec 1, 2018
Evaluation of staff performance begins with the establishment of accurate productivity targets
Business
The Hidden Value in the Clinical Lab
The Hidden Value in the Clinical Lab
Kathleen Swanson, MS, RPh | Dec 1, 2018
Laboratory data will play a starring role in healthcare's transition from sick care to well care
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Clinical Microbiology Meets Total Laboratory Automation
Clinical Microbiology Meets Total Laboratory Automation
Blake W. Buchan, PhD, D(ABMM) | Dec 1, 2018
In the past, specimen diversity and analytic complexity have prevented microbiology labs from adopting an automated approach