Miraca Life Sciences Announces Significant Plans at the Annual Meeting for the American Urological Association

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 precision.

About AUA

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.

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