Installing a new LIS is an exciting yet stressful, undertaking. Every step of your laboratory’s workflow is impacted. It is wise to carefully think through all the implementation steps and make sure you are properly prepared before a new LIS installation. Whether replacing your LIS or getting one for the first time, there will be a period of disruption in your laboratory. Proper planning and preparation can lessen the stress associated with change.
For the eighth year in a row and ninth time overall since 2009, Orchard Software was named to the Indianapolis Star’s Top Workplaces list for 2019. We are proud to announce we are ranked 18th for the mid-size company category as a top place to work, joining the ranks of very prestigious companies around the Indianapolis area.
Don’t miss Orchard’s 2019 User Group & Symposium. To register for the event, held at the Hyatt Regency in downtown Indianapolis, Indiana, on June 18 and 19.
The User Group & Symposium is designed for current and prospective users, providing an opportunity to gain more in-depth information about the healthcare industry as it relates to the laboratory, Orchard Software, and Orchard’s various lab information system products. You also get a chance to meet with Orchard employees and network with other Orchard Software users.
Having a highly effective LIS is a must in today’s laboratory. An LIS can boost laboratory productivity and efficiency and help free laboratorians for other hands-on tasks. Therefore, selecting the best-fit LIS for your lab is extremely important. Because every laboratory is unique, you must select an LIS that meets the specific requirements of your testing menu and your patient population.