Company News

LabX Media Group Acquires G2 Intelligence

By Rachel Muenz For those who haven’t yet heard the news, we are pleased to welcome G2 Intelligence to LabX Media Group (LMG), a leading worldwide science publishing company that acquired G2 from … [Read more...]

Lab Safety

Opening a Safety Can of Worms

By Dan Scungio In the 1964 classic movie Mothra vs. Godzilla, released in the US as Godzilla vs. the Thing, a giant egg is washed ashore after a hurricane in Japan. Godzilla finds the egg and tries … [Read more...]

COMPLIANCE STRATEGIES

Set Specific Lab Compliance Goals for 2022

This is the perfect time for lab compliance managers to focus on not only what they’ve accomplished in the past year but also what they want to accomplish in the year ahead. One recommended best … [Read more...]

Cancer Testing

Revised USPSTF Guidelines Tied to Increase in PSA Cancer Screening Rates

Nearly five years later, it appears that the decision of US Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) to reverse its recommendations that discouraged prostate cancer screening has resulted in a … [Read more...]

Compliance Perspectives

What to Do If a Lab Employee Defies Your Mandatory Vaccination Policy

Mandatory vaccination policies have become a touchstone issue for not just labs but employers in just about every industry. And all of this begs a question of crucial importance: What should you do … [Read more...]

Lab Safety

Asking the wrong safety questions

By Dan Scungio Many years ago, I was hired to perform a safety audit for a laboratory. As I walked through one department, an employee asked what I was doing. When I remarked that I was finding … [Read more...]

EMPLOYMENT LAW UPDATE

Who knew vaccine requirements could be so much fun?

By Mike O’Brien  As you might recall, in one of our previous updates we cautioned that implementing workplace-vaccination requirements could be a bit tricky. It turns out, we were right—just ask … [Read more...]

Lab Safety

How to keep the safety reaction sharp in the lab

By Dan Scungio The toddler’s father let her hand go so he could pay for their dinner at the busy airport. The little girl quickly wandered away and suddenly found herself at the top of a long … [Read more...]

Compliance Perspectives

How to Manage Liability Risks for Pass-Through Billing Arrangements

By Adam M. Walters Walters Law, P.C. Pass-through billing arrangements are those in which labs send a test specimen to an outside lab for testing and then bill the patient’s insurer for the test … [Read more...]

EMPLOYMENT LAW UPDATE

New technical guidance on religious exemptions to vaccination

By Mike O'Brien EEOC Issues New Technical Guidance on Religious Exemptions to Vaccine Mandates On Oct. 25 the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) issued new updates to its Covid-19 … [Read more...]


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