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  • Ebola -- More Perspectives and Information from CBS, New York Times, and BBC http://www.cbsnews.com/videos/liberian-nurses-follow-strict-protocols-in-treatment-of-ebola-patients/******************************************************************************************************************Gives you a first hand view of the Liberian situation through the eyes of someone ...
    Posted Oct 17, 2014, 11:01 AM by Sally Pestana
  • TODAY Show Interview with Dallas Nurse Interview 10/16/14  --  Nurse who worked with both Ebola patients in Dallas hospital shares her observations and perceptions during interview on the TODAY Show.
    Posted Oct 16, 2014, 12:02 PM by Sally Pestana
  • Do you use a "Fitbit" or "Jawbone"? Physicians Use Fitness Trackers to Monitor Patients in Real-time, Even as Developers Work to Incorporate Medical Laboratory Tests into the Devices                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             ...
    Posted May 30, 2014, 11:07 PM by Sally Pestana
  • FDA’s Blood Glucose Meter Draft Guidance AACC responds to FDA's recommendations, recommending less stringent requirements for hospital use. Read more here.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 ...
    Posted May 30, 2014, 8:42 PM by Sally Pestana
  • 2014 Award Winners Announced at the Annual Business Meeting! President Clarence Bermejo announced the 2014 ASCLS-HI award winners at the recent ASCLS-HI Annual Business Meeting.   See the complete list of honorees.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   ...
    Posted Jun 20, 2014, 12:56 AM by Sally Pestana
  • Enjoy this recent video on how Clark Little got his start shooting waves in Hawaii! ASCLS-HI participates in the ASCLS Annual Meeting Education & Research Silent Auction every year.Several years we've provided a Clark Little photo to the auction. They are always well ...
    Posted May 6, 2014, 1:35 AM by Charles Nguyen
  • Enjoy this very creative portrayal of our profession in this video made by Joanna Ellis, MLS(ASCP) Ms. Ellis is the President of the Texas chapter of ASCLS. Mahalo to her for sharing her creative work!
    Posted May 6, 2014, 1:32 AM by Charles Nguyen
  • 2013 ASCLS Member of the Year Marcia Armstrong was named 2013 ASCLS Member of the Year at the ASCLS 81st Annual Meeting Awards Ceremony in Houston, Texas on Thursday, August 1stShe was selected from twelve ...
    Posted May 6, 2014, 1:29 AM by Charles Nguyen
  • 2014 ASCLS-HI Clinical Laboratory Symposium Update "Changing Tides"October 21 & 22, 2014 Ko’olau Ballroom & Conference CenterNew Meeting Name!New Meeting Month!CLS Planning Committee's goal to meet your CE needs in every way ...
    Posted May 18, 2014, 1:52 PM by Sally Pestana
  • New Website We are very excited to have a new website created by Charles Nguyen
    Posted Mar 6, 2014, 3:33 PM by Charles Nguyen
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