APAS Independence service and implementation

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Bringing the APAS Independence to your lab
The APAS Independence is a well-established and highly reliable technology, you’ll find it simple to use and easy to install and maintain.
APAS Independence Installation at Health Services Lab
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  • Simple onsite installation
  • Small footprint — rolls on wheels for easy install
  • Only requires a standard power and ethernet connection
  • Documentation for installation, operational and functional qualification
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  • Comprehensive user training program — onsite or virtual
  • Detailed training materials
  • User manuals
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  • Minimal daily instrument checks
  • Weekly and monthly cleaning schedule
  • One preventative maintenance visit recommended per year
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    Validation package

    • Primary validation methodology, performance data, and support available
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    • Tiered service level agreements available
    • Remote troubleshooting
    • >50% of issues resolved remotely
    • Rapid onsite engineering support

    Case study: APAS Independence installation at London’s Health Services Laboratory

    We installed the APAS Independence instrument at HealthServices Laboratory (HSL) in London, completed during the COVID-19 global pandemic.

    APAS was up and running and operational by day two.
    The onsite installation and qualification took less than one day.
    User and applications training was delivered to HSL staff remotely.

    Laboratory Information Management System Integration (LIMS)

    APAS Independence is a digital microbiology culture plate reader, creating a validated, and contemporaneous record for your LIMS.

    Easy access reports
    Culture plate images and digital results from APAS Independence are available for review via the APAS Web User Interface. Your team can easily access and download reports directly from their workstation.
    Clever reporting — the APAS Web User Interface
    Full audit trail
    All interactions with the instrument are recorded, establishing a full audit trail of results available for review or export.
    Flexible LIMS integration
    The APAS Independence has a flexible interface available to support connection directly with LIMS or via laboratory middleware solutions.
    APAS Independence culture plate screening displaying interface