Headwaters Healthcare Centre Chooses mTuitive's xPert for Pathology to Meet Pathologic Standards
Becomes the twentieth Ontario hospital to implement xPert for Pathology
Boston, MA – Headwaters Healthcare Centre in Orangeville, Ontario, has selected mTuitive's xPert for Pathology synoptic reporting solution to meet Ontario's 2010-2011 CAP electronic Cancer Checklists (CAP eCC) data standard for pathology reporting.
Standardized pathology reporting increases the availability and consistency of cancer pathology information that is essential for treatment decisions, evaluation, and research.
mTuitive complies with the 2010-2011 CAP electronic Cancer Checklists (CAP eCC) data standard developed by the College of American Pathologists (CAP) Cancer Committee, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the American Joint Committee on Cancer. The CAP checklists1 for breast, lung, colorectal, prostate, and endometrium were amended to include the mandatory pathologic collaborative staging elements.
xPert for Pathology interfaces with all available Pathology and Laboratory Information Systems on the market which lends itself to wide use throughout the province. Other Ontario hospitals utilizing mTuitive's xPert for Pathology synoptic reporting solution to meet the data standard include Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre, The Scarborough Hospital, North York General Hospital, Lakeridge Health, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, Rouge Valley Health System, Bluewater Health, Peterborough Regional Health Centre, Cambridge Memorial Hospital, Stratford General Hospital, Markham-Stouffville, Ross Memorial, Kingston General Hospital, Niagara Health System, William Osler Health Centre, The Toronto East General Hospital, Humber River Regional Hospital, Sudbury Regional Hospital, and Hotel-Dieu Grace Hospital.
About mTuitive, Inc.
mTuitive, Inc. develops data capture and synoptic reporting software to assist health care professionals in recording clinical findings and maintaining compliance with established protocols and guidelines. mTuitive’s unique method of capturing structured information provides valuable data for surgery, pathology, oncology and cancer staging applications. Established in 2003, mTuitive, Inc. is based in Massachusetts. For more information, please visit www.mtuitive.com.