SCC Soft Computer® Showcases Genetics Information Systems Suite™ at ACMG Annual Clinical Genetics Meeting

March 12, 2013

SCC Soft Computer® Showcases Genetics Information Systems Suite™ at ACMG Annual Clinical Genetics Meeting

(Clearwater, FL) March 12, 2013—SCC Soft Computer (SCC) will present their comprehensive Genetics Information Systems Suite™ March 20 – 22 during the 2013 ACMG Annual Clinical Genetics Meeting at the Phoenix Convention Center in Phoenix, Arizona.

SCC’s comprehensive Genetics Information Systems Suite™ offers a full range of genetics information management tools designed to automate workflow in the diagnostic genetics laboratory. This integrated laboratory and genetics software provides information management tools that facilitate healthcare providers in personalizing patient disease treatments based on an individual’s unique history and genetic composition, resulting in greater optimization of patient treatments.

SCC’s Genetics Information Systems Suite™ consists of six (6) technology modules (SoftCytogenetics®, SoftMolecular®, SoftFlowCytometry®, SoftBiochemistry®, SoftPathDx®, and SoftHLA®), which are fully integrated and share the same database and common functionality. Each module has specific functionality to support the unique challenges and needs for testing and reporting in these laboratories.

One of the first to produce production-environment-ready genetics information systems, SCC provides hospitals and laboratories with information management systems that enable them to compete in the highly competitive clinical diagnostics marketplace.

Visit SCC Soft Computer at booth 817 during the 2013 ACMG Annual Clinical Genetics Meeting, one of the fastest growing meetings in the field of medical and clinical genetics and genomics. To schedule a demonstration, please contact Ellie Vahman, (727) 789-0100, extension 4052, or ellie@softcomputer.com.

2013 ACMG exhibit times are:

Wednesday, March 20: 5:30 P.M. – 7:30 P.M.
Thursday, March 21: 9:30 A.M. – 4:30 P.M.
Friday, March 22: 9:30 A.M – 1:00 P.M.

About American College of Medical Genetics and Genomics (ACMG)
Founded in 1991, the American College of Medical Genetics and Genomics advances the practice of medical genetics and genomics by providing education, resources, and a voice for more than 1600 biochemical, clinical, cytogenetic, medical and molecular geneticists, genetic counselors, and other healthcare professionals committed to the practice of medical genetics. ACMG’s activities include the development of laboratory and practice standards and guidelines, advocating for quality genetic services in healthcare and in public health, and promoting the development of methods to diagnose, treat, and prevent genetic disease.

About SCC Soft Computer

SCC is at the forefront of laboratory, genetics, blood services, outreach, pharmacy, and radiology information systems software development and offers full suites of Web-enabled laboratory and genetic information management system solutions. Since 1979, SCC Soft Computer has designed, developed, and delivered powerful integrated clinical information management solutions to hospitals, large IDNs (integrated delivery networks), and laboratories.

Considered the largest LIS software production house in the world – with a workforce of nearly 1,600 professionals dedicated to LIS development – SCC has experience in accomplishing complex LIS implementations in large, multisite environments. SCC's flagship product, SoftLab®, has been recognized as the market standard for its robust functionality and ease of instrument interfacing, including robotics. SCC’s SoftLab 4.0.3, 4.0.4, and 4.0.6 are 2011/2012 compliant and certified as EHR Modules by the Certification Commission for Health Information Technology (CCHIT®), an ONC-ATCB (Office of the National Coordinator - Authorized Testing and Certification Body), in accordance with the applicable Hospital certification criteria adopted by the Secretary of Health and Human Services (HHS). For full certification details, please visit:
• For SoftLab 4.0.3: https://www.cchit.org/show-onc-cert?certid=a055000000JH4PhAAL
• For SoftLab 4.0.4: https://www.cchit.org/show-onc-cert?certid=a015000000ezyq1AAA
• For SoftLab 4.0.6: https://www.cchit.org/show-onc-cert?certid=a015000000f1NQSAA2

SCC has been ranked the Number 1 Laboratory Blood Bank application in the Best in KLAS Awards: Software & Services report in 2009, 2010, 2011, and 2012. SoftBank, SCC’s blood bank and transfusion service management system, has been recognized as the category leader in blood bank information management system solutions for four consecutive years. SCC was also ranked the Number 1 Laboratory application for Small (1-200 beds) Hospitals in the 2011 Best in KLAS Awards: Software & Services report. SoftLab, SCC's flagship laboratory information system, was recognized as the category leader in laboratory information management system solutions. SCC’s SoftPath® anatomic pathology and cytology information system is ranked the Number 2 Pathology application in the 2012 Best in KLAS Awards: Software & Services report. (www.KLASreasearch.com) SCC is one of the few LIS vendors who can say their systems work as well in a community hospital as they do in a high-volume healthcare system. Their robust, integrated information systems dramatically increase productivity in the laboratory enabling hospitals of all sizes to do more in less time with fewer FTEs.

SCC has also been recognized over the years for its commitment to workforce training and professional development. SCC placed 3rd in the 2009 ASTD BEST Awards, and received two 2010 ASTD/ISPI OPAL Awards for Excellence in Team Success and Customer Satisfaction and the 2009 ASTD/ISPI OPAL Award for Excellence in Leadership Development. The company has been included in the Training Top 125 nine times in ten years—including four consecutive years in the Training Top 10 and two years in the Training Top 5, the only healthcare IT firm to achieve this feat. SCC was inducted into the Training Top 10 Hall of Fame February 2012, along with computer software giant, Microsoft Corporation (visit www.trainingmag.com for more information).


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