A Precision Health Testing Platform for your clinical tests

With all the building blocks already in place, ixlayer provides an elegant solution to deliver precision health tests for your patients.

Whether you're offering:

  • Companion diagnostics test
  • Newborn screening
  • Pharmacogenomic
  • Preventive genetic testing
  • Prenatal diagnostic testing
  • Noninvasive oncology testing
  • Carrier screening
  • Other clinical tests (LDT)
Precision Health testing Landscape

The Precision health testing landscape is divided into 3 dierent segments

ixlayer Precision Health testing platform supports all three options. See below for a detailed flow diagram of each option.

Ixlayer flow diagram for
Precision Health testing
  1. A physician request for patient health test. Patient completes family health questionnaire and provided an electronic consents.
    This process can also be initiated by the patient.
  2. The test requisition form is automatically populated for eligible patient. A billing option is chosen.
    Out-of-pocket, payment through 3rd party ecommerce platforms.
    Insurer pay, payment through reimbursement services.
    Sponsored, payment through government organization or Biopharma.
  3. Ixlayer sends the order to a fulfillment center.
    Fulfillment center sends out a sample collection kit to patient and informs the Ixlayer with tracking info
  4. Patient receives the sample collection kit, registers the kit online,collects her sample, and sends the kit to lab.
    Collected patient information is stored on the HIPAA cloud and through encrypted API integration is sent to the lab
  5. Lab receives the sample and starts its genotyping/sequencing. This process can take up to 3-6 weeks.
    Ixlayer is notified by the lab through the API integration for each sample status change and can inform the patient directly in their patient portal about the status of their sample.
  6. Lab completes its process and send the data securely through encrypted channel to ixlayer.
    Ixlayer supports all data types (whole genome, exome, targeted sequencing panel, and SNP microarray) and file formats (VCF, FastQ). Ixlayer can run customers interpretation algorithm to generate a report.
  7. Ixlayer shares the generated report with physician or physician network.
    Physician signs of on the result or request that the patient consults with a genetic counselor before releasing the result
  8. The patient can at this point get a patient friendly report and an action plan.
    Patient can also book a genetic counseling session at any point of time directly through the portal.
Deliver a superior experience
that your patient deserves

Empowering patients to improve outcomes requires digital health and patient engagement solutions that inform, engage, and connect them to their care team seamlessly, on-demand.

Ixlayer team, platform, and services
are all here to make this a reality.

Convenient patient experience

Create a seamless patient experience by offering:
– Personalized journeys that engage patients via phone, email, and SMS.
– Pre and post health test education
– Easy to follow instructions
– Actionable Data and Insights
– Secure results delivery from any device
– Blog and community in place as a support system
All possible from the comfort of their home and at their own time.

Secure electronic informed consent

ixlayer electronic informed consent (eIC) process enables you to effectively communicate associated details, confirm patient understanding of the content, and obtain their e-signature including:

– Terms of service consent
– Product and program consent
– Privacy, HIPAA, and GDPR consent
– Data & research consent
– Other program-specific consents

Personalized action plans

Ixlayer platform enables you to create action plans based not just on the genetic data but also on patients lifestyle habits by utilizing the platform’s patient engagement modules and interactive phenotype collection surveys. Provide action plans that are:
– Personalized to patient genetics and lifestyle
– Daily interaction with the patient
– Dynamically changing based on the patient’s progress
– Powered by Health-Data-Graph <Link to: Data page>

Easy to understand patient reports

The ixlayer patient experience team will work together with you to reformat the lab report to promote understanding of test results and their significance to patient care, reducing patient anxiety and confusion. Provide reports with:

– Inclusion of an interpretive summary
– Rich design graphics with patient-friendly language
– A detailed patient-user guide
– One patient-friendly version of lab test results in UI and PDF format.
– Translation of the lab test results in multiple languages

Clinical health tests with physician oversight

ixlayer enables physician oversight, a crucial part of clinical precision health tests.

EHR integration

Ixlayer platform offers a seamless EMR/EHR integration supporting VPN or security agent software, embedded PDF, SFTP, HIPAA Compliant, FHIR/HL7 interface, CCD, CCR, uni-directional (results only) or bi-directional (orders and results).

Involving primary care physician

The patients can provide their primary care physician’s information. The platform is set up to notify the primary care physician through fax and email and share the patient’s lab results with them.

Oversight through physician networks

Physician oversight for precision health testing can also be provided by 3rd-party physician networks that consist of more than 200 credentialed, licensed, and board-certified physicians in all 50 U.S. states.

Physician verification through NPI registry

Ixlayer is integrated with the National Provider Identifier (NPI) directory and can in real-time verify all active healthcare providers’ unique 10- digit NPI number.

Genetic counseling services

Genetic counseling is an important part of the patient journey for a precision health test. ixlayer platform is integrated with 3rd-party Genetic counseling services in all 50 U.S states.

Physician & care team portal

Physician oversight can be provided by your medical care team through the ixlayer portal. Functionalities include:

– Patient onboarding and electronic consent
– Intake assessment and physician sign-off
– Clinical reports for patient and physicians

Integration with clinical lab

Ixlayer precision health testing platform can integrate to any clinical lab or directly to the lab information management system (LIMS), such as Agilent iLab, BioSoft Integrators, BaseSpace Clarity LIMS and more.

ixlayer has partnered with all major clinical labs and has API integration in place, ready for your precision health test.

Contact us for more info.