POCT Systems

March 2021 - Vol.10 No. 3 - Page #18

The use of point-of-care testing continues to be widespread, with some notable consolidation as facilities have pared down the number of vendors they are considering during the vendor review process. Regardless, clinical demand for POCT is growing, and many facilities are examining their options in this busy field.

POCT expansion plans will encompass facilities of all sizes within the next 3 years, with the majority of activity driven by facilities with more than 400 beds.

Approximately one-third of laboratory directors plan to expand their POC testing within the next 3 years.

A variety of vendors offer relevant POCT systems in this busy marketplace, with Abbott, Roche Diagnostics, Nova Biomedical, HemoCue, and Siemens Healthineers leading among those in use.

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Abbott, Roche Diagnostics, Siemens Healthineers, and Nova Biomedical are drawing the most consideration in this market as hospital laboratories look to adopt additional POCT options.

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Where to Find Point-of-Care Testing

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