Crozer-Keystone Pathology Partners With NeoGenomics Laboratories For Oncologic Molecular Testing - Crozer-Keystone Health System - PA

Published on August 05, 2016

Crozer-Keystone Pathology Partners With NeoGenomics Laboratories For Oncologic Molecular Testing

Crozer-Keystone Health SystemMedia Contact:
Aubrey Proud
(610) 447-6171
Aubrey.Proud@crozer.org

NeoGenomics Laboratories, Inc.

NeoGenomics Laboratories is a world leader
in specialized oncology testing.

The Crozer-Keystone Health System Pathology Department is pleased to announce a new innovative partnership with NeoGenomics Laboratories, Inc. to provide the most advanced molecular diagnostics and precision medicine for our cancer patients. As a result of this unique relationship, the pathologists can now perform tumor analysis completely within the health system, utilizing the most up-to-date and state-of-the-art diagnostic services, in a centralized, coordinated, cost-effective and integrated process.

Irma Elizabeth Palazzo, M.D., chair of pathology and laboratory medicine for Crozer-Keystone Health System, comments, “Our pathology department is committed to helping oncologists with informative, effective and leading-edge testing. This visionary collaboration with NeoGenomics Laboratories, a world leader in specialized oncology testing, allows our pathologists to provide full-service cancer diagnostics integrating all complimentary and ancillary testing methods, including molecular profiling. The new structure will be instrumental in supporting the cancer programs across the health system to reach a level of diagnostic services unsurpassed in the region.”

Physician and patient benefits include:

  • Fast turnaround times through in-house interpretations by expert and experienced pathologists.
  • Standard of care biomarker analysis.
  • Secure web portal available for physicians to review molecular testing results.
  • Consultation, guidance and coordination with oncologists to provide the latest patient-centered cancer care.
  • Insurance coverage accepted through an extensive list of insurance providers.

For physician-to-physician conversations, contact Mark Kaplan, M.D., Ph.D. at mark.kaplan@crozer.org.

For more information, visit crozerkeystone.org/Pathology or crozerkeystone.org/Cancer.

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