Glen Rock, N.J. (PRWEB) May 31, 2013
What happens in Vegas, fortunately, doesn’t always stay in Vegas: Lifepoint Informatics will contribute to the upcoming MDx NEXT conference on molecular diagnostic testing and genomic medicine as a gold sponsor, offering insight on information technology solutions for healthcare. The June 12-14 event is G2 Intelligence’s annual conference for independent and hospital labs, in vitro diagnostic companies and pathology practices, focusing on how labs of all sizes can successfully integrate molecular diagnostic testing into business strategies.
As the conference’s sole gold sponsor, Lifepoint Informatics will share information technology solutions that are designed to improve patient care while serving as a resource throughout the event.
Held at the Westin Las Vegas Hotel Casino and Spa, the conference offers sessions, case studies and discussions on realizing molecular diagnostics as a profit source within genomic medicine, focusing on where the market is going in 2013 and beyond and how leading molecular labs are expanding.
“As the gold standard in information technology for healthcare, we are honored to serve as the gold sponsor for this year’s MDx NEXT conference and to connect with other leaders and innovators in our growing industry today,” said William Seay, CEO, Lifepoint Informatics. “We look forward to showcasing IT solutions that can enhance communication, accuracy and flow of clinical information with our industry colleagues.”
MDx NEXT is the preeminent gathering of molecular and genetics experts and business leaders representing the nation’s top molecular laboratories. The event’s focus areas are adjusted annually to provide timely answers to the most critical issues facing MDx. Once a rare and exclusive form of testing, molecular diagnostics is now growing rapidly, making insight into current and future trends more critical than ever. As MDx testing becomes the standard of care, an increasingly diverse array of laboratories is already offering molecular tests.
Topics covered at this year’s conference include Molecular Fundamentals: Starting Up and Running a Molecular Lab; Molecular Diagnostic Coding, Billing, and Payment: Strategies for Successful Reimbursement; the Evolution of Genetic Testing in Medical Practice; Emerging Technologies in Molecular Diagnostics; How to Successfully Market and Sell to Physicians; Molecular Diagnostic Payment: Policy and Practical Implications for Labs and Consumers and many more.
Lifepoint Informatics’ mission is to help healthcare providers improve patient care and lower costs through the use of information technology by enabling customers to integrate disparate healthcare information systems and improve the communication, accuracy and flow of clinical information. Lifepoint’s solutions can improve the quality of patient care at a reduced cost, achieving positive return on investment.
About Lifepoint Informatics
Lifepoint Informatics is a leader in healthcare IT focusing on laboratory outreach connectivity, health information exchange and clinical data interoperability to help healthcare providers improve patient care and lower costs through the use of information technology. Since 1999, Lifepoint Informatics has enabled more than 200 hospitals, clinical labs and anatomic pathology groups to grow their market share and extend their outreach programs through the deployment of its ONC-ATCB certified Web Provider Portal and its comprehensive portfolio of ready-to-go EMR and EHR interfaces. For more information, please visit http://www.lifepoint.com.
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