Monthly Archives: September 2015

New Pathology Initiatives Improve Patient Care for Manitoba Families

September 28,15

DSM and Government of Manitoba News Release Diagnostic Services Manitoba (DSM) has implemented a number of initiatives to continue to lead the way in pathology quality with a commitment to improving patient care through ongoing collaboration and learning. “With the support of the Manitoba government and Manitoba’s health partners, DSM has been able to introduce […]

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Bettering the Odds for Renal Transplant Recipients

September 24,15

The gifted hands of a skilled surgeon are only one part of the equation in successful kidney transplantation. The other parts are found behind the scenes in laboratories where science works to prevent an organ from being rejected by the recipient’s body.

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Pathology Achievement Highlights

September 23,15

  DSM’s fall issue of the Medical Services Communique is a special Pathology Edition that highlights patient care improvements in Pathology. Read More

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Fall 2015 Medical Services Communique

September 18,15

Read our special Pathology Edition of the Medical Services Communique featuring updates on DSM’s involvement in the cancer patient journey, improvements to cervical screening and what’s new in digital pathology and pathology information technology. DSM Medical Services Communique Fall 2015 Pathology Edition

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Choosing Wisely Manitoba Implements First Practice Change to Improve Appropriate Use of Diagnostic Testing

September 17,15

As part of the Choosing Wisely Manitoba initiative, a new preoperative form for cataract surgery patients has been implemented which is believed to remove cues that prompt tests that are not clinically relevant to the cataract surgery pathway. Physicians are asked to please incorporate the new form into their practice. Please read the full Clinical […]

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