Path Links Revs Up to Enhance Diagnostic Services with Omnyx Solution

By CIOReview | Tuesday, March 22, 2016

Pittsburgh, PA: Focused on providing the upgraded diagnostic services Path Links, a single managed NHS clinical pathology service provider has upgraded leveraging Omnyx digital pathology solution. Precision is patented solution from Omnyx digital pathology platform. Path Links will utilize the solution to provide upgraded diagnostic services for Northern Lincolnshire & Goole NHS Foundation Trust, United Lincolnshire Hospitals NHS Trust and 186 General Practices across the county.

Precision is used for the human tissue slides digitalization and is featured with digital workflow management that enhances the pathologists’ efficiency and ensures informed decisions when they grade cancer, including lung, prostate and bladder tumours. With large number of productivity means and optimized processes, the digital pathology solution enables to meet the growing demands of cancer diagnosis, quick turnaround times, and compliance with recommendations of the Independent Cancer Taskforce.

“The case for digital pathology is compelling. By adopting the latest digital pathology solution we will provide clinicians with access to innovative diagnostic tools, with goals of achieving greater clinical accuracy, reducing diagnostic time in cancer care and creating real benefits to patient care,” said Mick Chomyn, General Manager, Path Links.

Adoption of this solution will give a new approach to the clinicians for the study of tissue sample. Earlier it was done by putting the tissue samples on a glass slides and analyzing those through the microscope. With the new approach of Omnyx system clinicians can have secure view, diagnose, store, retrieve, and digitalized images sharing via computer access with secure network connection. Pathologists will have an extra option as choice by leveraging on the enhanced in-built software workflow allowing Path Links to extend its services in a bigger pathology community.

This upgrade to Path Links diagnosis will provide compact storage of pathology images, enhanced streaming system and ownership at convenient rate. A study carried out by the Biomedical Scientist states that “Lincoln histopathology department has one of the largest total workloads, highest productivity levels per member staff and lowest quartile costs per request.”

“Path Links has stepped out as a pioneer in managed pathology services. Omnyx is a digital pathology solution provider committed to diagnostic excellence. Together we will summon an exciting new future in cancer diagnostics,” said Mamar Gelaye, CEO, Omnyx.