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Healthcare Logistics

Individual in lab coat pull specimens out of freezer

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7 Reasons Specimen Integrity Is a Top Priority In Healthcare Logistics

Using Temperature Control to Maintain Integrity in a Sample's Journey In healthcare logistics, temperature-controlled courier services ensure the...

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Vans on a routed map

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Your Guide To Dedicated Delivery Services

Managing the delivery process yourself can be exhausting.Unexpected delays, call-outs, vehicle breakdowns, changing order volumes, and other...

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Airport Courier Service

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Why Use an Airport Courier Service with TSA-Certified Drivers

Why Use an Airport Courier Service with TSA-Certified Drivers? Imagine this: you run a business, and an important piece of equipment breaks down. You...

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Case Study: How Dedicated Drivers Optimized a Lab's STAT Deliveries

Optimizing Lab Specimen Delivery With Dedicated Drivers

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What's the difference between last-mile and time-critical deliveries?

...and What's Driving The Cost of Time-Critical and last-mile Deliveries?

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Lab week 2024 image with lab technician

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Excel Courier Celebrates Lab Week: April 14-20, 2024

The Power Behind the Diagnosis: Celebrating Medical Laboratory Professionals

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Patient getting sample drawn in a medical setting

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How Labs Partner With Medical Couriers to Advance Patient Diagnostics

The field of medical diagnostics is constantly pushing boundaries. Breakthrough advancements in personalized medicine and molecular testing promise...

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What Does a Courier Service Do?

Why Use a Courier Service? Need a faster, more reliable way to get your packages, documents, or critical goods where they need to be? Look no further...

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Cold Chain Logistics Down to the Last-Mile

The Importance of Temperature Control in 2024 The cold chain has been deemed one of the "fastest-growing sectors in supply chain logistics",...

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Lifesaving Last-Mile Medical Specimen Delivery

Home Stretch Organ Delivery to Ensure You're Home for the Holidays Most individuals are fortunate enough to never have to confront the harsh...

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The Courier Service Experience Starts With Quality Driver Training

Investing in A Courier Service that Prioritizes Quality Driver Training If you're a company with your own delivery operations, you know firsthand the...

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Celebrate Medical Lab Professionals Week 2023 with Excel Courier!

Recognizing the Crucial Role of Medical Laboratory Professionals in Healthcare

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Excel Courier Operations

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Meet Our Delivery Operations Team: Building Trust Through Communication

High-Level Communication, Customized Care What gives you the confidence to use a delivery service partner? We've recently asked clients and vendors...

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Courier Management Technology

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Streamline Your Delivery Orders Using EDI or API

Why Companies With High-Volume Order Input Should Use EDI or API

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Route Optimization

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Route Optimization: Improve Your Delivery Operations in 2023

What is Route Optimization? Route optimization is a planning method that finds the most efficient route between locations and streamlines the...

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Surgical Instruments

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Sterile Logistics: Could A Medical Courier Be The Missing Link?

Sterile logistics is an essential part of the medical field because clean instruments mean patients are protected from infectious pathogens. Sterile...

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Same-Day Delivery For Cell and Gene Therapy Research & Clinical Trials

Cell & Gene Therapy Companies Use Medical Couriers to Navigate Complex Transportation Logistics Cell and Gene therapy is a quickly growing medical...

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Northern Virginia Laboratories

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The Importance of Medical Courier Services in Northern Virginia

The Vital Link between Northern Virginia Hospitals and Laboratories Northern Virginia medical courier services provide a vital link between...

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Medical Courier Delivery Stories

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Medical Delivery Quality Assurance Stories: What You Can Do to Help Prevent Delivery Delays

Mistakes and oversights that occur during a critical medical delivery could result in the loss of life. Right for the shock value! Yes, because in...

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Medical Specimen Integrity

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Maintaining Specimen Integrity In Extreme Conditions

Spring, Summer, Fall, Winter, indoor, outdoor, North or South, land, air, or sea; medical specimens are transported to labs in all conditions. During...

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Exploring the Partnership Between Medical Couriers and Laboratories

Medical Couriers and Lab Professionals: A Vital Relationship for Timely and Accurate Diagnosis Happy Medical Laboratory Professionals Week! Medical...

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a Medical Lab Technician at work

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The Critical Role of a Medical Lab Technician

The Critical Role of a Medical Lab Technician

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Medical Courier Service and Maryland Life Sciences

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Maryland's Thriving Life Sciences Drive Medical Courier Service Demand

Maryland has become an anchor for the United States’ Life Sciences industry, as companies seek centralized communities, robust technology, and a...

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Courier Service in Virginia, DC, Maryland

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Why Use A Courier Service in Virginia, DC & Maryland

Why Businesses Use A Courier Service in Virginia, DC & Maryland Courier service is a fast, safe, and reliable way to get your items where they need...

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medical specimens

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Why Outsourcing Medical Delivery Services is a Smart Decision

Has your business considered outsourcing medical delivery services? When it comes to the delicate and vital task of transporting any medical...

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Scheduled Delivery Services: Increase Your Capability to Deliver

Scheduled delivery services help businesses keep their commitments using sophisticated infrastructure and technologies, proven processes, experienced...

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Celebrating Lab Professionals during Medical Laboratory Professionals Week (MLPW) | Excel Group

Medical Laboratory Professionals Week, April 19-25, 2020, is an annual celebration of medical laboratory professionals and pathologists who play a...

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A Message From Excel Group About Coronavirus COVID-19

The Coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak is a rapidly evolving situation that presents both health and business risks on a global scale. Excel is...

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What is Healthcare Logistics?

Many people do not think of these two words together. Most often they probably think about healthcare and sometimes they may think about logistics....

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Excel Courier exceeds in courier services for the biomedical and healthcare industries

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Excel Courier Expands Biomedical Courier & Logistics Services

Excel Expands Biomedical Courier and Logistics Services Adding a Full-service Facility, Cold Storage Options, and Biomedical Clientele **This was...

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