In this short video, learn the key elements to consider during the implementation of a Laboratory Information Management System (LIMS). Tackling a new LIMS project and want to read the full blueprint for a refresher? It’s available here.
One of the most important tasks when considering a new lab system is to calculate the total cost of ownership (TCO). This can be challenging with LIMS software because there are many options to choose from – each with significant [...]
On the surface, it might seem as if the needs of forensics labs are similar to those of other laboratories. For instance, just like other labs, they need to track and test samples, report results, and document quality assurance activities. [...]
Choosing a LIMS is a complex process. It would be wonderful if it only demanded a simple inspection followed by an: “Oh, this one is sexy!” But it doesn’t work that way – and it never should! While it’s common [...]
Achieving and maintaining accreditation is critical to forensic laboratories. The media is full of examples of what happens when quality work is compromised. Not only can a forensic lab lose accreditation, but innocent people might go to jail or guilty [...]
One of the biggest obstacles to paperless workflows facing today’s labs when attempting to embrace digital transformation (DT) is that many of their processes operate in data silos. Lab analysts use multiple systems, which might include a Laboratory Information Management [...]