Lab of the Future

Second "Lab of the Future", Opens in St. Louis, Highlights How U.S. Healthcare can Provide Better, Faster, Safer Care at Lower Costs

Today's microbiology labs are facing growing workloads and the need to produce results faster than ever before. Labs are looking for new ways to optimize lab processes and provide quicker results; improve quality while ensuring regulatory compliance; and to motivate personnel and provide opportunities for education and training to enhance staff capabilities. This site is dedicated to highlighting how microbiology labs around the country are applying LEAN solutions to their workflows, adopting the latest automation technology and finding ways to do more with less with amazing results, including improved efficiency, streamlined processes, reduced errors, improved turn-around-times and dramatically increased customer satisfaction.

bioMérieux, a world leader in the field of in vitro diagnostics, opened the "Lab of the Future" on Oct. 30 at its R&D and manufacturing center outside of St. Louis.

This is the first Lab of the Future in North America and the second worldwide. The first is located at the company's global headquarters in Marcy l'Etoile, France.

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