Aptio Automation, a next generation laboratory automation platform, launched at the 2012 AACC and ASCLS Annual Meetings and Clinical Lab Expo in Los Angeles, transforms laboratory operations by combining industry-leading workflow expertise with peak performance, adaptability and intelligent technology. It seamlessly orchestrates sample and information flow in the laboratory. On the other hand, CentraLink™ Data Management System provides powerful lab process management capabilities for Aptio Automation. It intelligently manages patient and quality-control data from multiple instruments, providing centralized control over lab processes.
Aptio's circular track and modular design allows it to adapt to nearly any lab or testing environment.It’sadaptabilityallows phased implementation accommodating current and future needs of laboratories. Moreover it offers connectivity to Siemens' portfolio of automation-ready analyzers, facilitating a multidisciplinary approach to testing. It’s point-in-space aspiration feature streamlines workflow by reducing the need to aliquot samples, while its puck-based system with RFID enables individual sample routing and tracking, along with STAT prioritization.
CentraLink Data Management System aids Aptio with pre- and post-analytical capabilities to enable efficient sample flow, auto-verification, quick access to samples and proactive QC. It can be customized as per the end user’s requirements, speeding up system access and reducing error.