Entries by Vista News

Peace of Mind in the Comfort of Your Home

Sometimes, getting blood work is easier said than done. If you are home-bound, without transportation, or part of a large group that needs testing, visiting a lab isn’t always an option. Vista created the mobile testing service to ensure no patient would ever go without important tests just because they can’t make the trip. Mobile […]

Testing Food Allergies Prevents Emergencies

Every year, there are approximately 200,000 emergency incidents caused by allergic reactions, many of which involve children. There is only one sure-fire way to curb these incidents – testing for allergies. Allergy tests are quick, relatively painless and available at most diagnostic labs. Testing for allergens usually includes both a skin test and a blood […]

Five Surprising Things That May Affect Your Test Results

When it comes to diagnostics, any small change in your body’s chemistry can skew your results. Even small day-to-day activities can have unwanted effects. Since we want your results to be as accurate as possible, it’s important to avoid these practices and keep your body well-nourished. Lack of Sleep: Metabolic processes are significantly different for […]

Vista Goes Green with Viewpost Electronic Services

As part of our ongoing initiative to go green, we are pleased to announce our latest effort towards this commitment – Vista is going green with Viewpost, a secure B2B paperless invoicing network. Vista’s medical records are already entirely electronic; this signifies a second, significant shift to paperless by enabling us to completely handle invoices […]

Avoid Anxiety and Find Tranquility at Vista

White coat syndrome, or the fear of the doctor’s office, afflicts more than 20 percent of our population. There’s something about most medical facilities that makes patients feel uneasy before the appointment even begins. If you’re someone whose blood pressure rises at the sight of a lab coat, take the time to learn about how […]

A Single Dried Blood Spot Can Now Be Screened

Scientists have developed a rapid method that can be used to simultaneously screen patients for a range of genetic and acquired clinical conditions from a single dried blood spot. The test uses a highly sensitive and specific technique, known as mass spectrometry, to simultaneously analyse proteins, enzymes and metabolites in the blood, without the need […]

2013 Industry Innovation Award!

Orlando, FL – Locally owned medical laboratory Vista Clinical Diagnostics was awarded the 2013 William C. Schwartz Industry Innovation Award at the 2013 awards ceremony hosted by Full Sail University & the Metro Orlando Economic Development Commission.   Presented annually, The Metro Orlando EDC’s William C. Schwartz Award recognizes Vista Clinical for having a significant […]

Choosing a Clinical Laboratory

Clinical diagnostics are important when you are facing different medical issues. It helps your doctor make a more accurate diagnosis about your condition, and forms of treatment… if necessary. There are various different clinical laboratory tests, these tests usually have more than one purpose. Lab personnel can tell you the names & purposes of various […]