Converting to Thermo Scientific Prepared Culture Media

Converting to Thermo Scientific Prepared Culture Media

We understand that changing your prepared culture media supplier can be challenging. Our technical experts are available to help ensure a smooth transition and minimal disruption for your laboratory. Here you will find resources and information to guide you.

A cross-referencing tool is available to help you find the equivalent media to those you are currently using. Contact Technical Support to access this tool.

Schedule inventory and cross reference

Request Onboarding Inventory Worksheet

Scheduling inventory: In your welcome letter you should have received information about how to inform us of your inventory requirements. Contact Customer Care if you would like help filling out the documentation or if you want more information about the process. We’re here to make the transition as simple as possible.

Partnering with Thermo Scientific Microbiology for your culture media needs means working with experts who also value getting things right the first time. 

Validate

Patient outcomes and clinician decisions rely heavily on the level of accuracy and precision of the result reported by lab technicians. We provide you with the tools to ensure the media evaluation you conduct will give you the confidence in the results you report when it matters most.

We provide:

 Guide to validation of commercially supplied culture media

 Guide to configuring your automated plate processing system

 Guide to handling and storage of prepared plate media

*IQCP: If you require a prepared media validation for your IQCP, we provide the technical support to walk you through this process. Most regulatory agencies do not require it, but if you do, we will be there for you. Check with your regulatory body for their requirements.

Complete conversion

On receipt of your completed Evaluation of Commercially Prepared Culture Media Report Form, technical support will provide assistance and confirm successful validation.

Your regular shipment date will be confirmed.

Order

We make the ordering process simple and fast. Learn more about the process below.

 

Email: CSEmail@Thermofisher.com



Phone: 1-800-255-6730, Option 1

 

Next Day Delivery

Orders received by 2.00pm (Central Standard Time), Monday - Thursday

 

Email: CSEmail@Thermofisher.com



Phone: 1-800-255-6730, Option 1

 

Next Day Delivery

Orders received by 2.00pm (Central Standard Time), Monday - Thursday

A cross-referencing tool is available to help you find the equivalent media to those you are currently using. Contact Technical Support to access this tool.

Schedule inventory and cross reference

Request Onboarding Inventory Worksheet

Scheduling inventory: In your welcome letter you should have received information about how to inform us of your inventory requirements. Contact Customer Care if you would like help filling out the documentation or if you want more information about the process. We’re here to make the transition as simple as possible.

Partnering with Thermo Scientific Microbiology for your culture media needs means working with experts who also value getting things right the first time. 

Validate

Patient outcomes and clinician decisions rely heavily on the level of accuracy and precision of the result reported by lab technicians. We provide you with the tools to ensure the media evaluation you conduct will give you the confidence in the results you report when it matters most.

We provide:

 Guide to validation of commercially supplied culture media

 Guide to configuring your automated plate processing system

 Guide to handling and storage of prepared plate media

*IQCP: If you require a prepared media validation for your IQCP, we provide the technical support to walk you through this process. Most regulatory agencies do not require it, but if you do, we will be there for you. Check with your regulatory body for their requirements.

Complete conversion

On receipt of your completed Evaluation of Commercially Prepared Culture Media Report Form, technical support will provide assistance and confirm successful validation.

Your regular shipment date will be confirmed.

Order

We make the ordering process simple and fast. Learn more about the process below.

 

Email: CSEmail@Thermofisher.com



Phone: 1-800-255-6730, Option 1

 

Next Day Delivery

Orders received by 2.00pm (Central Standard Time), Monday - Thursday

 

Email: CSEmail@Thermofisher.com



Phone: 1-800-255-6730, Option 1

 

Next Day Delivery

Orders received by 2.00pm (Central Standard Time), Monday - Thursday


Get help

We deliver expertise. Our technical support teams consist of trained professionals—often microbiologists—equipped with the knowledge and the tools to help you solve challenges in your lab. We offer two ways to reach our technical support team. Choose which option is best for you.

  • Phone: 1-800-255-6730, option 2

What to expect when switching media suppliers

Dr. Nate Ledeboer, PhD, from the Medical College of Wisconsin, provides insights into how to best incorporate Thermo Fisher Scientific prepared media into your lab. Watch the videos below to hear valuable tips to a successful conversion, and learn what to expect when converting to new media.