The Customer-Focused Laboratory

The Customer-Focused Laboratory

January 29, 2018By Brian Castelli, Luminate Health As the New Year begins, so does the Clinical Lab Fee Schedule (CLFS).  “The final CLFS rule implements section 216 of the Protecting Access to Medicare Act (PAMA) of 2014”1, and brings with it a new private payor rate-based payment system.  CMS recently released the 2018 clinical lab […]

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G2: New Platform Helps Labs Comply with Patient Access Requirements

G2: New Platform Helps Labs Comply with Patient Access Requirements

MAY 11, 2015 By Kelly A. Briganti, Editorial Director, G2 Intelligence Psyche Systems Corporation (Milford, MA), a laboratory information software company, and Luminate Health (San Francisco, CA), a provider of web-based services, have entered into a “strategic alliance” to provide a “first-of-its-kind platform that helps labs comply with new federal HHS legislation regarding patient access […]

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MedCityNews: Luminate Health building new system to send lab results directly to patients

MedCityNews: Luminate Health building new system to send lab results directly to patients

By STEPHANIE BAUM Oct 14, 2014 at 6:00 AM The deadline requiring labs to provide test results directly to patients if they request them ended this month as part of the Omnibus Final Rule. Although physicians will still get a copy as usual, Luminate Health is one of the companies that views the rule change […]

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Luminate Health Gives Patients Access to Lab Results as Compliance Date for Labs Approaches

Luminate Health Gives Patients Access to Lab Results as Compliance Date for Labs Approaches

September 29, 2014 02:05 PM Eastern Daylight Time SAN FRANCISCO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Luminate Health, an innovative software-as-a-service (SaaS) provider that gives labs a digital platform for their patients to access and understand their lab test results, today announced that its first-of-its-kind, web-based service, which has already been tapped by regional US labs, is now engaging with labs […]

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TechCrunch: Luminate Raises $1M To Make Patient Lab Results Comprehensible

TechCrunch: Luminate Raises $1M To Make Patient Lab Results Comprehensible

Posted Oct 8, 2013 by Eliza Brooke (@eliza_pb) Although blood tests are meant to tell you something about your internal state of affairs, it usually feels like you need a medical degree to decipher the results. A New York-based startup called Luminate Health has raised a $1 million seed round led by KEC Ventures to […]

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