“How To” Video Tips2017-07-28T15:56:36+00:00

How To define Patient Specific Rules- WAM v5

In this Sysmex WAM Version 5 Series Video we’re going to learn how to define a patient-specific rule in the Rule Definition screen. This type of rule is used for those patients who have frequent blood draws and may have special instructions for the technologist handling the specimen.

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How To Use The XN Emulator- WAM v4.1/4.11/5

In this Sysmex WAM Version 4 and 5 Series Video we describe how to use the Sysmex WAM XN-Series Emulator program. The XN-Series WAM Emulator is provided as a testing tool to streamline the validation of WAM rules and workflow scenarios with Sysmex WAM Version 4 and 5 Series applications.

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How To Use The Rule Tester– WAM v5

In this Sysmex WAM Version 5 Series Video we’re going to learn how the Rule Tester screen can be used to test a rule after it is defined or modified for most rule conditions. The Rule Tester provides you with the ability to check the rule syntax and variables selected. This will allow you to determine if the rule has been defined correctly. The Rule Tester screen can also be used to test your rules on an annual basis for regulatory compliance.

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How to Define Patient Specific Rules- WAM v4.1/4.1.1

In this Sysmex WAM Version 4 Series Video we’re going to learn how to define a patient specific rule in the Rule Definition screen. This type of rule is used for those patients who have frequent blood draws and may have special instructions for the technologist handling the specimen.

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Delta Rule Principles- WAM v4.1/4.1.1/5

In this Sysmex WAM Version 4 and 5 Series Video we’re going to learn how the Delta Rules are defined and operate in WAM. Delta Rules are defined as “the comparison of results based on an absolute or percentage change based on a specific time frame.” It is important to understand the logic behind Delta Rules and the options available for creating these rules.

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Previous Rule Principles- WAM v4.1/4.1.1/5

In this Sysmex WAM Version 4 and 5 Series Video we’re going to learn how the Previous Rules are defined and operate in WAM. Previous Rules are defined as a “look back” on the presence or absence of all, or one, of a test code, flag, operator alert or comment. It is important to understand the logic behind the Previous or Look Back rules and the options available for creation of these rules.

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Rules Executed Overview- WAM v5

In this Sysmex WAM Version 5 Series Video we’re going to explore the Rule Executed screen to determine which rules have triggered on a specific Sample ID. This screen can be very useful and will assist you in troubleshooting rules or in understanding exactly why a rule did not trigger as expected.

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How to Interpret the Order Audit Trail- WAM v4.1/4.1.1

In this Sysmex WAM Version 4 Series Video we’re going to learn how to interpret the Order Audit Trail screen to determine which rules have triggered for a specific Sample ID. The Order Audit Trail is a very useful tool that can help you easily determine which rules have triggered.

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How to Stop and Start interfaces – WAM v4

 In this Sysmex WAM Version 4 Series Video, you’ll learn how to start and stop an instrument or LIS interface process that may be down. It may be necessary to stop an interface when bringing down an instrument for maintenance or to perform other service operations.

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How to Change a Password – For the Sysmex WAM v4.1/4.1.1 Administrator

In this Sysmex WAM Version 4 Series Video, you’ll learn how to change an expired or forgotten password for a WAM user. A password can expire during an employee’s vacation, leave of absence, or if a new employee simply forgets their password.

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How to Generate a Rules Export – WAM v5

In this Sysmex WAM Version 5 Series Video, you’ll learn how to export your rules to Microsoft Excel or a flat file. The rules can be exported as a list from the Sysmex WAM software for review or documentation purposes.

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How to Interpret a Rules Export – WAM v4.1/4.1.1/5

In this Sysmex WAM Version 4 and 5 Series Video, you’ll learn how to interpret your WAM Rule Export in Microsoft Excel.

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Understanding the Sysmex WAM Communication Flow- WAM v 4.1/4.1.1/5

In this Sysmex WAM Version 4 and 5 Series Video, you’ll learn about the Sysmex WAM Order and Result communication flow. It is important to understand how the orders are received into WAM from the LIS. We’ll also explore how orders are downloaded to the analyzers and how the results are then transmitted back to WAM—where they are approved to go to the LIS. The understanding of this communication workflow will enhance your troubleshooting ability for WAM.

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How to Stop and Start interfaces from the Process Monitor- WAM v5

In this Sysmex WAM Version 5 Series Video, you’ll learn how to start and stop an instrument or LIS interface process that may be down. It may be necessary to stop an interface when bringing down an instrument for maintenance or to perform other service operations.

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How to Unlock a Record- For the Sysmex WAM v5 Administrator

In this Sysmex WAM Version 5 Series Video, you’ll learn how to unlock a record. We’ll explore how to use Record Locking Management to unlock a Sample ID record so that someone else can access it. A locked record event occurs when a secondary user attempts to modify the same result as a primary user—at the same time and on the same Sample ID.

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How to Change a Password- For the Sysmex WAM v5 Administrator

In this Sysmex WAM Version 5 Series Video, you’ll learn how to change an expired or forgotten password for a WAM user. A password can expire during an employee’s vacation, leave of absence, or if a new employee simply forgets their password.

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Sysmex DI-60 WBC Tab Overview

Curious about the WBC tab of the CellaVision software? Learn about performing a manual differential or confirming the automated differential in this Sysmex WAM video.

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Sysmex DI-60 RBC Tab Overview

Learn about the four options for reviewing on the RBC tab of the CellaVision software in this Sysmex WAM video.

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Sysmex DI-60 PLT Tab Overview

The PLT tab has three options for review. In this Sysmex WAM video, you will learn about each review option and the corresponding display in WAM Result Validation screen.

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Sysmex DI-60 Comment Entry

In this Sysmex WAM video, you will learn the different comment types that can be entered on the CellaVision software for integration in WAM.

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