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Prepare NOW for Next Influenza Season with Xpress Flu

With the severe 2016-2017 influenza season behind you, NOW is the time to prepare your facility for next season. Scalable to any laboratory, institution, or department size and workflow, Cepheid's new Xpert® Xpress family of tests deliver no-compromise
quality and ease-of-use all in 30 minutes or less.



1. Attend a webinar on June 8th and learn about the changes the FDA implemented in the Flu diagnostic market. The presentation includes two real world examples of successful implementation and utilization of flu testing algorithms in a large health system.
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2. Customize your testing protocols NOW with our simple, standardized and scalable solutions to provide high quality rapid PCR results across multiple departments in your hospital. Click here to be contacted by a Cepheid representative.

3. If your area of interest is infection control or antibiotic stewardship, please click here for an instant replay of a recent presentation highlighting the impact of rapid PCR tests and the resulting Tamiflu® and antibiotic prescription rates.



1. https://www.cdc.gov/flu/weekly/ Refer to Outpatient Illness Surveillance Graph According to the CDC, the influenza season of 2016-2017 was widespread and severe, with the ILI tracking 17 weeks above the national threshold and peaking at ILI greater than 5.0%

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