2008 Archive

Technically Speaking is the Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology newsletter. This is the 2008 archive newsletters.

November 2008: VOL 2 No. 14

  • Danbury Hospital 2007 Cumulative Antibiogram
  • Outpatient Gram Negative Cumulative Antibiogram 2007
  • Inpatient Gram Positive Cumulative Antibiogram 2007
  • Outpatient Gram Positive Cumulative Antibiogram 2007
  • Inpatient Negative Cumulative Antibiogram 2007

November 2008: VOL 2 No. 13

  • Differentials: Automated Versus Manual Differentials
  • Managed Care Company Coverage for Outpatient Laboratory Services

October 2008: VOL 2 No. 12

  • Creatinine Assay Restandardization and Revised Reference Ranges

October 2008: VOL 2 No. 11

  • QuantiFERON Questions and Answers
  • New FAX Number for the Test Center and In-Home Phlebotomy Service
  • Homecare Booking Form and Requisition

September 2008: VOL 2 No. 10

  • QuantiFERON Test for Tuberculosis Detection Available

August 2008: VOL 2 No. 9

  • Status of State of Connecticut Blood Supply
  • PAP Est and HPV Order Process
  • Lyme Testing Update
  • Reminder to Clinicians

June 2008: VOL 2 No. 8

  • Affirmâ„¢ VP III Microbial Identification Test Available

May 2008: VOL 2 No. 7

  • Danbury Hospital Laboratory Offers Lifepoint Informatics' LabTest.com Training
  • Medicare Announces New Requirements for Collection of ABNs
  • New Troponin Reflex Test Algorithm
  • CO2 vs HCO3: A Change in Result Reporting
  • Millennium Updates

April 2008: VOL 2 No. 6

  • Millennium Post Conversion
  • Requisitions for Patient Testing
  • Updates from Client Services

March 2008: VOL 2 No. 5

  • Methicillin Ressistant Staphylococcus Aureus (MRSA) Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR) Assay Available
  • PTH Announcement
  • Requisitions for Patient Testing

February 2008: VOL 2 No. 3

January 2008: VOL 2 No. 2

  • Cerner Millennium "go live"
  • New Hematologic Parameters to be Reported in Millennium

January 2008: VOL 2 No. 1

  • Cerner Millennium Announcement



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