Promoting Interoperability, ONC Launches Health IT Complaint Process

By Kelly A. Briganti, Editorial Director, G2 Intelligence Last week, Lab & Pathology Insider detailed the results of a study regarding hospitals' ability to share laboratory results outside their … [Read more...]

Electronic Exchange of Lab Data Happening in Majority of Hospitals

By Lori Solomon, Editor, Diagnostic Testing & Emerging Technologies Sharing laboratory results electronically with outside providers is the most achievable health information exchange task, according … [Read more...]

Millennium Health Selected to Provide Testing Services for FDA Clinical Trial

By Ron Shinkman, Editor, Laboratory Industry Report Millennium Health has secured a contract from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration to provide urine drug testing, consultation and research … [Read more...]

Latest Major False Claims Act Settlement Involves 457 Hospitals in 43 States

By Kelly A. Briganti, Editorial Director, G2 Intelligence The Department of Justice (DOJ) announced last week another major settlement of False Claims Act allegations, involving hundreds of providers. … [Read more...]

Growth in BRCA Testing Not Met With Recommended Use of Pretest Counseling

By Lori Solomon, Editor, Diagnostic Testing & Emerging Technologies Most U.S. women undergoing BRCA genetic testing do not receive recommended genetic counseling, according to a study published Oct. 1 … [Read more...]

Millennium Settles False Claims Allegations for $256 Million

By Kelly A. Briganti, Editorial Director, G2 Intelligence Seeking a fresh start, Millennium Health (San Diego, Calif.) announced it has agreed to pay three different settlement amounts and is entering … [Read more...]

Commonwealth Laboratories and Quest Collaborate on Distribution of IBS test

By Ron Shinkman, Editor, Laboratory Industry Report Commonwealth Laboratories has entered into a distribution agreement with Quest Diagnostics regarding its test for irritable bowel syndrome … [Read more...]

Avoid IRS, DOL Scrutiny: Properly Characterize Independent Contractors and Employees

By Kelly A. Briganti, Editorial Director, G2 Intelligence For flexible staffing, it may be appealing to hire independent contractors. But make sure your arrangement is truly an independent contractor … [Read more...]

33rd Annual Lab Institute Highlights Opportunities and Challenges Ahead for the Industry

By Kelly A. Briganti, Editorial Director, G2 Intelligence Throughout two and a half days on Capitol Hill, laboratory insiders debated and shared knowledge, insight and concerns about compliance … [Read more...]

Theranos Under Fire After Wall Street Journal Coverage

By Ron Shinkman, Editor, Laboratory Industry Report Theranos, the California-based laboratory startup that claims it has revolutionized testing by being able to run assays with just a few drops of … [Read more...]


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