Challenges Solved by Medicat Lab Solutions

Innovative Medicat solutions — each powerful on its own, and delivering even more value when leveraged together. Save time and money, improve patient safety, help reclaim valuable staff resources, and streamline workflow.

Ordering Lab Tests

Manual multi-step process; time-consuming; not conducive to high-volume testing

Result

75% improvement in speed & efficiency; Highly conducive to high-volume testing

LabOrder By Medicat

This solution dramatically reduces provider and administrative time by 75% with web-based integration of demographics, ordering, and printing for lab testing.

  • Allows clinic staff to capture, either manually or via card scan, the student ID, in order to:
    • Update demographics and contact information
    • Send Order ( initiates lab order previously designated by clinic)
    • Print the Order Requisition and/or Label(s)
  • Great for remote testing sites or clinic locations where clinics need to allow students, employees, or affiliates to quickly and easily get lab tests.
  • No need to place orders before arrival for testing, just “swipe, verify, print, and go.” It’s that easy!

Resulting Lab Tests

Manual re-keying of local machine results; fraught with potential for errors; not conducive to high-volume testing

Result

100% digital; Removes manual entry; Eliminates risk of human error

LabConnect By Medicat

This versatile lab interface connects in-house lab devices to Medicat so you don’t have to manually enter results.

  • Improve patient safety and provide proper risk management and quality controls.
  • Automatically interface the results from your in-house devices to Medicat:
    • Rapid analyzers for Strep, Influenza, COVID, HIV, and Mono
    • Urine analyzers
    • Glucose, Hematology, Hemoglobin analyzers
    • Immunoassay, PT/INR analyzers
    • Spirometers
  • Save money by eliminating manual entry of results.
  • Eliminate transcription errors.
  • Support high-volume in-house testing.
  • Provide better controls for quality assurance.

Reviewing and Notifying of Results

Time-consuming provider task; slows down critical step in lab process; not conducive to high-volume testing

Result

Notification process automation; Frees provider time; Speeds up critical process step; High volume testing conducive

LabNotify By Medicat

This solution dramatically reduces provider and administrative time by 90% and streamlines review of lab results and patient notification.

  • Complete automation of the interfaced lab results notification process.
  • Saves time and reduces manual intervention to provide test results to patients and update their record as “Reviewed.”
  • Whether the lab results are normal or abnormal, this automation dramatically improves provider efficiency and optimizes risk management.
  • LabNotify has two options to meet the needs of clinics large and small.

Accessing Results

Patient cannot easily access official lab test record; time-consuming manual task for clinic admin

Result

100% self service for patient; frees clinical admin time; Improves patient experiences

LabResults By Medicat

This innovative feature delivers official lab results in PDF format directly to your Patient Portal.

  • Reduce calls, walk-ins, and requests for test results by allowing patients 24/7 access to retrieve their own official lab results from the Patient Portal and have the ability to print the official report as a PDF.
  • Save money by automating time-consuming, manual tasks.
  • Reduce memory cost by not duplicating storage of PDFs when sending secure messages with results attached.
  • Improve the overall patient experience by making results available 24/7.
  • With Medicat LabConnect or third-party reference labs* (Quest, LabCorp, etc.), Medicat LabResults allows patients to access and view official lab results and download the formal lab report from the Patient Portal.