Author Archives: Erika Erdmann

Vice President, Meghan Ziobro & CEO, Curex, Gene Kakaulin Speak at HITLAB Symposium

Meghan Ziobro, Vice President, Growth for Scarlet Health®, at BioReference Laboratories, was invited to be a panel speaker at a recent HITLAB Digital Health symposium: Digital Diagnostics. Ziobro and panel participant, Gene Kakaulin, Co-Founder and CEO of Curex – an online allergy and asthma clinic and Scarlet® client – discussed how telehealth options for consumers […]

Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day by Eating Green

From decorations to drinks and treats, everything seems to go green for St. Patrick’s Day. This year, consider extending the holiday festivities to your plate by gathering your favorite green fruits and vegetables. Here, we’re breaking down the nutrition facts of a few green favorites to help inspire a nutritious and colorful diet. What Do […]

Women’s Health Highlight | Noninvasive Prenatal Screening (NIPS)

If you are newly pregnant or considering family planning, noninvasive prenatal screening (NIPS) is likely a term you’ve come across. While NIPS can be an important factor in learning more about your developing baby’s health, genetic testing during pregnancy may seem complex. Here, we’re breaking down some basic information about this screening process and your […]

9am.health Offers Affordable, Convenient, On-Demand Specimen Collection through BioReference Laboratories

"Providing a digital experience is imperative as healthcare is increasingly shifting to meet patients where they are," Richard Schwabacher, Chief Digital Officer at BioReference Laboratories.

SAN DIEGO, March 10, 2022  — 9am.health, a new virtual diabetes clinic, is proud to announce its collaboration with BioReference Laboratories, Inc., an OPKO Health company, to offer their patients the ability to get blood drawn for diagnostic laboratory tests from the convenience of their own home or workplace, leveraging Scarlet Health®, BioReference’s integrated digital platform. Patients will benefit […]

Go Blue for Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month

Each year, the first Friday in March marks National Dress in Blue Day – presenting the opportunity to wear blue and raise awareness for colorectal cancer. This year, join the Colorectal Cancer Alliance’s mission to help end this disease and commit to learning more about its screening and prevention. Go Blue for Colorectal Cancer Awareness […]

BioReference Helps Kick Off the Big Game

As the showdown between Cincinnati and Los Angeles kicked off just a few weeks ago, the game also marked a milestone for the BioReference team. From hours spent planning logistics to around-the-clock testing and traveling with teams, BioReference has been at the forefront of the pandemic sports game plan since the beginning. We’re sharing a […]

National Condom Month | Reducing Your Risk of STIs

February is National Condom Month, and though sexual health and safety may not be the most romantic topic, it’s important to keep in the conversation. Consider taking this opportunity to discuss options for safer sex with your partner – like using a condom – and remember when it comes to sexually transmitted infections (STIs), the […]

Women’s Health Highlight on Preventive Screenings

As we continue to navigate the challenges brought about by the COVID-19 pandemic, it’s important to shine a light on healthcare elements that may have fallen by the wayside these past two years – like preventive care. For women, these challenges are compounded by a pre-pandemic gap in preventive care accessibility.1 Women’s Health Highlight on […]

BioDiversity & Inclusion: myPerspective

By David, Marketing Manager, Payer Relations & Clinical Marketing “We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal.”–Thomas Jefferson, Declaration of Independence “A system cannot fail those it was never intended to protect.”W.E.B. Du Bois The right to vote has been under assault for most of this country’s history. In 2013, […]

Penguins’ COVID-19 Tester Has Become Part of the Family

NHL.com Nurse Guyanna Runion Ackison has done an outstanding job taking care of the team behind the scenes At the end of last season, Guyanna Runion Ackison, a nurse who handles the team’s COVID-19 testing through BioReference Laboratories, got a text from Penguins VP of communications Jen Bullano Ridgley saying that Sidney Crosby had left her something […]