If you want to save money, test more, not less

IN HEALTHCARE across the globe there is an explosion of knowledge from genetic information that is now opening the door for improved diagnostic capabilities.

Pathology labs are getting new technologies that allow for earlier and more accurate diagnosis, improved patient care and better outcomes.

All this means less cost per episode of care as earlier diagnosis can speed up recovery.

The case has clearly been made for ‘precision’ or ‘personalized’ medicine. There are an increasing number of genetic markers that allow doctors to tailor treatments,