• Reply To: HCG.beta unit with WHO 5th IS
    Wai Kin Cheung, Thank you for your post. We suggest the use of test codes without IS in their name and encourage labs to report that information either as text in the method field of the HL7 message or in a comment when they think it is important. We have found that laboratories are often […]
  • HCG.beta unit with WHO 5th IS
    Dear all memebers, May I raise a discussion on the mapping of Choriogonadotropin.beta subunit [Units/volume] in Serum or Plasma. Currently there are laboratories applying the WHO international standard for the test. And in LOINC, there is a related concept: 20415-6 Choriogonadotropin.beta subunit [Units/volume] in Serum or Plasma by Immunoassay (EIA) 3rd IS Since the WHO […]

State Level Meaningful Use Incentive Payment Program

The Medicaid EHR Incentive Program is a voluntary program established by Congress, but administered individually by each State and territory. […]