COVID vs. Flu: When to Test for Both 

By PLSAdmin | November 21, 2022

The Symptoms of COVID and Influenza are very similar. Which should you test for?   Three years ago, if a patient was complaining of body aches, cough, headache, chills, or diarrhea, you would have bet your bottom thermometer that it was the flu. However, when SARS-CoV-2 (COVID) hit the US in January of 2020, the diagnosis became more […]

Tridemic: COVID, RSV, and Flu, Oh My!

By PLSAdmin | November 1, 2022

Medical professionals are warning of a potential tridemic this winter season consisting of surges in cases of new COVID-19 variants, Respiratory Syncytial Virus (RSV), as well as Flu A & B. With the relaxed mask mandates and back-to-office workforces, these three outbreaks could spell trouble for most of the American population. Read more about each […]

Choosing A Skilled Nursing Home Facility

By PLSAdmin | October 19, 2022

Conducting thorough research on a potential skilled nursing facility or a post-acute rehab hospital is essential to ensuring the best possible treatment during recovery. Here are some important considerations to help you make an informed decision. First and ForemostBefore selecting a facility, consider taking the following steps: Get recommendations from friends, family and coworkers Visit […]

Four Major COVID-19 Variants: What You Should Know

By PLSAdmin | October 6, 2022

If there is one thing everyone can agree upon about SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes COVID-19, is that it is constantly evolving. Since the start of the pandemic, we have seen four prominent variants, which include Alpha, Beta, Delta, and Omicron. The World Health Organization (WHO) names new coronavirus variants using the letters of the […]

Company Spotlight: Customer Service

By PLSAdmin | October 3, 2022

In today’s world, having an excellent customer care team is crucial, otherwise clients and customers will find an alternative company to work with. Premier Lab Solutions is proud to offer world class customer service as one of the top priorities in the company. Premier Lab Solutions defines its success as an industry leader via three […]

Employer Challenges of Paying for COVID-19 Testing

By PLSAdmin | October 3, 2022

The COVID-19 pandemic has been an ongoing concern for employers across industry lines. As new variants of the virus emerge, many employers are trying to navigate workplace laws and requirements regarding COVID-19 prevention while keeping employees safe.Here is a simple overview of the benefits and challenges employers face when paying for COVID-19 testing for their […]

Finding a Good Laboratory

By PLSAdmin | October 1, 2022

When the success of your business depends on your laboratory and its testing capabilities, you should be very particular in the selection of your testing vendor. Here is a list of six questions you should ask to better uncover if your selected laboratory is a good fit for your business needs: Are they CLIA accredited? […]