Making Sense of Prostate-Specific Antigen (PSA) Testing
Confusion exists the role of routine PSA testing in screening for prostate cancer. BeaconLBS answers your questions below in our blog about the history, role and evidence regarding routine PSA testing.Read More
The Use Of PREMM5 In Identifying Risk Of Having Lynch Syndrome
Learn about the PREMM5 tool below and how it can help you determine if your patient needs Lynch syndrome testing.Read More
Integrating Urine Drug Testing into Clinical Practice
Learn about tools to help manage urine drug testing in your office.Read More
Frequency Limits in Drug Testing
Why do payers put limitations on the frequency of urine drug screening? Learn about the history, guidelines, and payer response in our blog.Read More
When Accuracy Really Matters – Lab Quality Measures
BeaconLBS enables health plans to improve the quality of lab testing provided to their members by administering quality measures through the Lab Benefit Management program. Read more to learn about quality requirements for labs.Read More
Expanded carrier screening; is more better?
There are many options available for genetic carrier screening for expectant parents, from a few diseases recommended by professional societies, to hundreds of rare diseases. Is more always better? Find out in our blog.Read More
Universal Tumor Testing for Lynch Syndrome – Why Does it Matter?
Lynch syndrome is responsible for up to 5% of colorectal cancer and endometrial cancer cases, and it is recommended that all related tumors been screened for the possibility of Lynch syndrome. Read more to learn about the benefits of universal tumor testing for Lynch syndrome.Read More
What is a Beacon Lab-of-Choice™?
BeaconLBS works with top laboratories to provide payers and patients with a quality network of labs. Read more to learn about our Labs-of-Choice™ program.Read More
Managing Authorizations and Notifications
New to the BeaconLBS platform? Learn about the major features in the portal in this blog.Read More
Genetic counselors: Where are we from and where are we going?
Check out our blog on genetic counseling by guest blogger, Tiffany Turner. Tiffany has over 10 years of experience as a genetic counselor and she shares what the profession is about, and how she came to be a licensed, board certified genetic counselor.Read More