Inform Diagnostics, (MLS) the nation’s largest independent anatomical
pathology lab, announced today that it will have a significant presence
at the 2014 Annual Meeting for the
American Urological Association (AUA), the premier urologic association conference, providing invaluable support
to the urologic community through plenary sessions, live surgeries, educational
sessions and town hall meetings, on May 16-21 in Orlando, Florida.
Inform Diagnostics will be presenting an impactful poster on the
Heterogeneity of PTEN and ERG Biomarkers Expression in Prostate Cancer
Needle Biopsies with More Than One Core Positive: Implications for Biomarkers
Sampling Strategy by Rajal B. Shah, MD, and Medical Director of Urologic Pathology.
In addition, visitors to #1871 tradeshow booth can learn important information
about forthcoming regulatory requirements, and receive guidance about
how to comply with new CMS regulations, including
Meaningful Use, Stage 2 and the revolution in medical billing, ICD10. ICD10 is the next generation
of coding systems that all covered entities will have to adopt and compliance
with the new code set regulations will be required by October 2015. MLS
will help AUA attendees learn how to transition to ICD10 by the deadline,
and ensure ongoing compliance with the new coding system.
“As a leading pathology service provider, Inform Diagnostics has
been a leader in the development and implementation of technology solutions
for physician practices, working with numerous EHR systems. Inform Diagnostics Life
Sciences offers a dedicated team of practice management consultants with
a strong history of providing workflow efficiencies and solutions to physician
practices of all sizes” said Dan Kelly, Director of Client Connectivity
at Inform Diagnostics. “MLS launched their technology services
group to assists healthcare professionals in advancing workflow efficiency,
and to guide them towards full EHR integration three years ago, and has
worked with over 200 physician practices,” said Kelly.
About Inform Diagnostics
Inform Diagnostics specializes in the development and commercialization
of the highest quality academic pathology services, primarily in the fields
of dermatology, hematology, gastroenterology and urology. The company’s
core team of more than 90 academic-caliber specialists utilizes state-of-the-art
pathology laboratories currently headquartered in Irving, Texas, and throughout
the United States to serve more than 5,500 patients every day. Through
rigorous quality assurance, daily and monthly conferences, and close relationships
with clinical partners, Inform Diagnostics continuously improves diagnostic
Founded in 1902, the American Urological Association (AUA) is a premier
urologic association, providing invaluable support to the urologic community.
Our mission is to promote the highest standards of urological clinical
care through education, research and the formulation of health care policy.