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How New York’s I-STOP Law Will Forever Change Physician Behavior across the USA

How New York’s I-STOP Law Will Forever Change Physician Behavior across the USA To understand fully what we mean by this title, let us explore what New York State’s I-STOP law is. This will come as no news to our New York colleagues, who are hurriedly and meticulously looking for ways to stay in compliance by the end of March next year. What is I-STOP? The Internet System for Tracking Over-Prescribing was passed by the New York State Legislature in …

Donating Blood = The Gift of Life

BIO-key will be attending the Florida Association of Blood Banks annual meeting in Sarasota Florida on June 4th.  Donating blood provides the “Gift of Life”; therefore each blood centers top priority is to promote donor participation.  During times of crisis, blood centers are typically swamped with volunteer donors offering their support.  Yet, it’s during non-crisis times that the centers are challenged maintaining their blood supplies; reminding us that there is always a need to donate. BIO-key provides blood centers with …