FAQs About LIMS

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What Is the Difference Between an LIS and a LIMS?

Most of us in the laboratory community have heard the term “LIMS,” though, in the healthcare arena, it’s probably “LIS.” And maybe we even have a vague notion of what the terms mean. But as technology becomes a bigger and bigger part of our world generally, and inevitably in the…
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What are the key elements of a LIMS for clinical diagnostics?

Every sample, every diagnosis, and every patient’s well-being hinges on the accuracy and efficiency of clinical diagnostic laboratories. But adopting a LIMS system isn’t just about improving accuracy efficiency—it’s about safeguarding patient samples and data, adhering to standards like Clinical Laboratory Improvement Amendments (CLIA), and ensuring seamless integration with cutting-edge…
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Healthcare: Choosing Convenience Over Primary Care

In our lifetimes, health is the truest form of wealth, and maintaining health and a high standard of living depends on access to and availability of quality healthcare. To cure the numerous illnesses that one could suffer throughout their lifetime, it is necessary to live a healthy lifestyle and have…
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Informatics Tools in Clinical Diagnostics

Clinical diagnostics: From the doctor’s office to a more complex organization… Diagnostic laboratory testing can involve quite a few moving parts: health insurance companies, having the doctor’s orders directed to them and the lab, dealing with forms (or completing them on a computer or smartphone), actually having samples taken, and…
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LIS vs. LIMS: Does it Matter in Healthcare?

Whenever a healthcare laboratory decides to upgrade the way it manages its data, managers must confront questions regarding LIMS and LIS like: Do we get a laboratory information system (LIS) or a laboratory information management system (LIMS)? How exactly is a LIS different from a LIMS? Are an LIS and…
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7 Steps to Finding Your Ideal Clinical Diagnostics LIMS

Managing your clinical diagnostic laboratory’s information has become as important as managing the laboratory itself. More data-intensive technologies, more comprehensive regulatory compliance, and other trends require an effective laboratory information management system (LIMS) to effectively manage all that data. In our e-book The Ideal LIMS for Clinical Diagnostics: A Practical…
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