NEW YORK, Oct. 18, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- LabFinder.com, a convenient online platform for patients to schedule their laboratory and radiology tests and access test results, announced today BioReference Laboratories, the third largest full service clinical diagnostic laboratory in the U.S., is now a subscriber. This agreement vastly expands LabFinder's service offering a digital healthcare solution to patients across New York, Connecticut and New Jersey.
Founded by Robert Segal, MD, FACC, RPVI and Chris Cecora, the website's Chief Technology Officer, LabFinder.com launched in March of 2016 with a mission to make it easier for patients to find the right lab or radiology center, putting control of health in the patients' hands and ultimately, improving the quality of healthcare. LabFinder.com is a central repository for all medical lab results, finding nearby labs within a patient's insurance network and getting his or her test results faster. Patients simply go to LabFinder's website, search by medical test or condition, enter in zip code and insurance information and LabFinder.com generates the nearest location that suits the specific testing needs.
"With 70% of medical decisions based on the results of diagnostic tests, it is crucial patients are able to have easy access to their medical testing results to be available for their doctors," said Dr. Robert Segal, Co-founder of LabFinder.com. "BioReference is the third largest full service clinical diagnostic laboratory in the country, which will further expand LabFinder's mission of giving patients the tools they need to be proactive about their health as well as providing them with the knowledge needed for the best medical assistance."
Quickly expanding, with the addition of BioReference, LabFinder.com continues to grow and work towards its goal of modernizing the medical professional community by uniting patients, doctors and labs. For more information, please visit www.LabFinder.com.
About LabFinder: LabFinder.com, founded in New York City, is a convenient online platform for patients to schedule their laboratory and radiology tests and access test results. LabFinder.com is working to modernize the medical professional community by uniting patients, doctors, labs and radiology centers and envisions a day when patients will feel at ease ordering their own medical tests. The LabFinder.com team is passionate about improving the patient, doctor and lab relationship, reducing patient expenses and providing better patient care through patient empowerment and giving patients more control over their medical test results. The mission of LabFinder.com is to make patients' health a priority by making it easier to find the right lab or radiology center, reducing out-of-network costs and putting control of health in the patients' hands. www.labfinder.com
About BioReference: BioReference is the third largest full service clinical diagnostic laboratory in the U.S. providing testing and related services to physician offices, clinics, hospitals, long term care facilities, employers, governmental units and correctional institutions. We offer a comprehensive test list focusing on molecular diagnostics, anatomical pathology, genetics, and women's health. Moreover, through its GeneDx subsidiary, BioReference has an international presence in more than 50 countries around the world.
To view the original version on PR Newswire, visit:http://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/labfindercom-expands-network-of-subscribers-with-addition-of-bioreference-laboratories-300346015.html