Miraca Life Sciences is Named as PRM’s Hematology Oncology Reference Laboratory Partner

Inform Diagnostics Provides the Next Generation of Hematology/Oncology Services

Inform Diagnostics, (MLS) the nation’s largest independent anatomical pathology laboratory, and Physician Resource Management, Inc. (PRM) announced a strategic collaboration that will enable Inform Diagnostics to serve as the preferred hematology oncology reference laboratory for PRM. The collaboration of the two organizations is poised to deliver a specialized solution to enhance oncology care and therapy management for the nation’s patient and practice population.

MLS was selected to serve as the preferred hematology oncology reference laboratory for PRM based on its proven Hematology/Oncology expertise and comprehensive diagnostics, leveraging the most relevant diagnostic information available to foster a more personalized approach to treatment and disease management. The collaboration of the two organizations provides the next generation of hematopathology services that combine traditional platforms with progressive molecular and antibody-based diagnostics to address each patient’s individual cancer treatment and management.

“Inform Diagnostics is dedicated to delivering sophisticated, reliable, and clinically relevant consultations to clinicians and their patients,” said Richard Lash, MD, Chief Medical Officer for Inform Diagnostics. “Everyone at Inform Diagnostics believes that every patient receives the right answer, and our consensus-based approach to medicine, our various educational activities, and our research activities are all designed to realize that mission. This partnership with PRM demonstrates Inform Diagnostics Life Sciences’ continuing commitment to pathology excellence.”

In addition to diagnostic excellence, PRM members nationwide can benefit from the Inform Diagnostics’ range of service programs, offered for a fee, from Meaningful Use and ICD-10 consultation to workflow efficiency solutions. Inform Diagnostics has created a consultative offering that assists healthcare professionals in advancing workflow efficiency and guides them towards full EHR integration.

“PRM recognizes the challenges community oncology practices experience. Our relationship with Inform Diagnostics further validates our commitment to serving our physician practices, enabling them to provide the highest quality of care to their patients. Inform Diagnostics offers new opportunities for our physicians to bring their laboratory services into their practice,” said Deborah McNeilance, National Director for Member Services for PRM.

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 Physician Resource Management

PRM stewards healthcare resources by providing information, tools, and solutions that enable physicians to deliver quality care and align healthcare partners across the continuum of care. PRM proactively navigates the dynamic healthcare landscape and engages providers in the creation of value based healthcare solutions. Together we identify the challenges that accompany change and respond with evidence-based programs that focus on standards of care, outcomes measurement, and financial sustainability. For more information, visit prmbiz.com.

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