Additional hospital accredited to ISO 15189 for medical testing laboratories

In addition to clinical examination, subclinical testing plays significant role in treatment procedure; therefore, application of ISO 15189:2012 quality management in medical laboratories in the hospital will help ensuring precise tests as well as it is a foundation for acceptance of test results between medical centers facilitating patient during their stay in hospitals.

Sushant Singh Rajput case: Rhea Chakraborty taken into custody by NCB, might undergo medical test today

— TIMES NOW (@TimesNow) 1599559465000 Meanwhile, her brother Showik Chakraborty along with Sushant Singh Rajput’s manager Samuel Miranda is already under NCB’s custody till September 9. Also See: Sushant Singh Rajput death case live updates In her statements to the NCB, Rhea has reportedly provided names of several actors, directors and producers who are allegedly […]

#SandalwoodDrugScandal: Ragini Dwivedi and Sanjjanaa Galrani taken for medical tests

The ongoing drug scandal that links the Kannada film industry with drug abuse, which has been dubbed as the Sandalwood drug scandal, has seen two prominent actresses, Ragini Dwivedi and Sanjjanaa Galrani being taken to custody after being arrested by the CCB. While Ragini was arrested on last Friday, Sanjjanaa was arrested yesterday. Both of […]

Samples in the bag, it’s time for dope test

Actor Sanjjanaa initially ‘refused to cooperate’, but later gave required samples CCB sleuths on Thursday took the two actors, Ragini Dwivedi and Sanjjanaa Galrani, along with the other accused for medical examination and to give samples to check for drugs at the KC General hospital. Enforcement Directorate officials too visited the CCB office and took […]

Sushant Singh Rajput case: Rhea Chakraborty tests negative for Covid-19

Rhea Chakraborty has tested negative for Covid-19, during her medical checkup at Sion Hospital in Mumbai. The actress was brought in for medical tests, post her arrest by the Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) earlier today. Rhea will shortly leave the hospital and will be produced before the magistrate at 7:30 pm through video conferencing. During […]

FDA: We’re constantly working on COVID testing options

We also consider the risks of inaccurate or false, results, including both the likelihood and the consequences of a false result and whether the user can perform the test and interpret the results accurately. The danger of a false-negative result for a diagnostic test—that is, the test saying you’re not infected with COVID-19 when in […]

PM’s own SAGE experts warned his £100bn ‘Moonshot’ plan to save Christmas by testing 10m people a day might be a waste of money and will deliver too many false results – as ministers admit the technology may NEVER exist

When asked whether a university could be placed in lockdown if there were outbreaks, she said: ‘In the same way we would look at any environment, whether it be a focus on a workplace or a domestic residence we’ve seen them in family units as well or in a street, if the university was an […]

Houston hospital voids charges from extra tests patients didn’t consent to

The Texas Association of Health Plans has said that they’ve seen a trend of increased COVID-19 testing prices during the pandemic. TAHP released a statement saying that they and their member plans are “fully supportive of stronger state and federal action aimed at preventing price gouging and prohibiting surprise billing for all Texans on COVID-19-related […]

The hottest new amenity for the rich? On-demand doctors and COVID-19 tests

Qamar says that he thinks telemedicine could make concierge-like health services more broadly available, but telemedicine has its limits. The New Yorkers who have had to leave their house every morning and evening to work through the pandemic are also the ones who suffered through limited testing availability and too-late test results. Telemedicine can certainly […]

Machine that processes 15,000 swabs per day, a 20-second saliva test and £28-a-go nostril sample analyser: How accurate are the tests being lined up for Boris Johnson’s ‘Operation Moonshot’ plan to check 10million people a DAY?

‘Our test… is incredibly sensitive (in a controlled lab environment it can detect a single copy of the virus), it is highly specific to SARS-CoV-2 (and won’t be confounded by other human viruses) and it will detect all strains of the virus that have evolved to date.’