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The microbiology laboratory of the University Hospital Francisca Mendes (HUFM) was featured in a publication of clinical microbiology in Latin America. The laboratory manager clinical analysis of HUFM, Rogerio Lobo Ribeiro, He was interviewed by the publication "Micronews", a major manufacturer, to talk about the full automation unit lab, which is a reference in microbiological diagnosis of SUS in the state of Amazonas.
"Our goal is to transform the laboratory Francisca Mendes in the first microbiological diagnosis of central and northern region, for this, we are investing in cutting-edge equipment, that allow us to accelerate the quality and ease of work ", highlights.
currently, HUFM the microbiology laboratory performs about 600 samples per month. The microbiological diagnosis is fully automated and easy to treatment with the identification of microorganisms and application of antibiotics compatible with treatment of patients, reducing, like this, length of stay.
The Francisca Mendes Hospital laboratory works 24 hours a day and has the professional four frame biochemical pharmaceutical experts in microbiology and two technicians in clinical pathology. Average, test results that usually take up to seven days are released in 36 hours.