Capstone Healthcare’s genetics laboratory provide respiratory pathogen panels testing, COVID19 testing and wound care testing utilizing the organization’s two QuantStudio Real Time PCR instruments with OpenArray technology. With the rising threat of COVID-19 and other respiratory diseases throughout the United States, Capstone Healthcare aims to contribute to the goal of providing essential healthcare through use of our validated RPP instruments and validated ThermoFisher Scientific and Omega test kits. These kits are is designed to rapidly differentiate and identify various pathogens found in serious respiratory syndromes.
ACCURATE DETECTION OF RESPIRATORY PATHOGENS GUIDES BOTH THERAPY AND INFECTION CONTROL
Capstone Healthcare has long been a provider of respiratory pathogen testing and with the need for rapid COVID19 results, transitioned into a trusted result provider during this global epidemic.
Importance of Respiratory Pathogen Identification
Proper treatment plans rely on accurate diagnosis. Capstone Healthcare has offered an accurate and quick panel identifying the most common respiratory pathogens for years. This panel includes various forms of pertussis, pneumonia, coronavirus, bocavirus and parainfluenza. With the outbreak of COVID19, it has become more important than ever to identify the respiratory pathogen present to follow proper treatment protocol.