How to Use Mosaic Vivarium for Enhanced Animal Facility Management

Published On: February 6th, 2024

Paper and pencil have long been the cornerstone of record keeping and operational processes for lab animal facility management. However, as technology advances, so does the need for more efficient, accurate, and compliant operations.

In this article we’ll explore how to use Mosaic Vivarium’s electronic records system to meet your facility’s project management needs.

Why It’s Time to Change to Digital

The limitations of paper-based systems in animal facilities are becoming increasingly apparent. Inefficiencies in data entry, storage, and retrieval, alongside challenges in maintaining accuracy and meeting regulatory/IACUC compliance, underscore the need for a digital overhaul.

Electronic records promise real-time data access, streamlined operations, and accurate reporting, all essential in today’s fast-paced and regulation-driven environment.

How Mosaic Vivarium Can Help

Mosaic Vivarium offers a comprehensive solution for animal facility management through its electronic records system. Our platform not only enhances efficiency and accuracy but also ensures adherence to defined IACUC limits. The transition to such a system promises to revolutionize daily operations and long-term strategic planning in animal facilities.

We understand that transitioning to Mosaic Vivarium involves several project management challenges. The scale of digital transformation, the learning curve among staff, and the need for seamless data migration are all critical components. Ensuring minimal disruption to ongoing operations requires careful planning and execution.

Effective Strategies for a Smooth Transition

A successful transition is underpinned by robust project management strategies. This involves creating a detailed project plan with clear timelines and milestones, allocating resources effectively, and maintaining open lines of communication with all stakeholders.

Implementing Mosaic Vivarium’s comprehensive training program is crucial to equip staff with the necessary skills and confidence. Additionally, adopting a phased implementation approach can facilitate a smoother transition, allowing staff to gradually adapt to the new system.

The team at Mosaic Vivarium understands the challenges of transitioning to digital software and can tailor our software to meet the specific needs of your facility. By partnering with our team, you can confidently navigate the complexities of digital adoption, ensuring efficient, compliant, and future-proof operations!

Ready to learn more about how Mosaic Vivarium can help your facility?
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