August 2013 Issue
Edition: Vol 21 Number 08
Back to the Drawing Board
Report on diagnosis-related errors could open doors for reps
There is no Plan B for healthcare reform
The Lab Guy, The Difference: Guaiac FOB and iFOB
A Niche Player
For Tarheel Physicians Supply, a focus on capital equipment and revenue-producing tests has helped the company evolve with the industry.
The Right Questions
Take time to prioritize…and don’t get distracted by ‘the tyranny of the urgent,’ IMDA members are told
NDC International Exhibition
Independents: A force to be reckoned with
HIDA’s Health Reform Update
With an eye to the future, Deborah Petretich Templeton ensures Geisinger Health System remains an industry leader.
Fed’s decisions could boost tests for hepatitis C
A Perfect Order?
UDI could be a game-changer to optimize the healthcare supply chain and improve outcomes, say experts
C. difficile: The good fight
APIC guide advises healthcare professionals in preventing the spread of C. difficile. Distributor reps can do their part when working with customers.
Basic precautions, such as flu vaccine, go far in protecting you, your co-workers and your customers from the flu.
Ultrasound Screening Debate
State laws regarding breast density notification may lead to increased ultrasound usage
EOL Tech Talk: The Need to Breathe
The importance of testing for COPD
Healthy reps: Can diet and exercise reduce the risk of cancer?