January 2018 LabStar Update Summary

January 2018 LabStar Update Summary

Written by Jeff Noles, posted January 25, 2018 • Blog, Release Updates

We’re pleased to announce LabStar’s first upgrade of 2018.  Highlights include:


  • Invoice management
  • Statement management
  • Credit notes
  • Debit notes
  • Easier statement history lookup
  • New custom statement creation
  • Finance charge reminder during statement creation
  • 2 new payment reminder templates:  “Request Credit Card Update” and “Account Suspension in 24 Hours”
  • Optional client feedback box available in standard invoice footer
  • Patient Statement of Manufacture (for EU-based labs)
  • Payment reminders & payment receipts fit into standard #10 double-window envelopes

Client Management

  • Client management
  • Client list printouts
  • Client profile batch editing


  • Client Activity Report (improved search, more filter options, and 2 new printed reports)
  • Sales Ranking Report
  • New printout format for Invoices by Client & Invoices by Item
  • New Tax by County report
  • Redesigned Invoice Summary report
  • New historical Detailed Aging Balances report based on last day of month
  • Lab logo added to price lists


  • New settings design & navigation
  • Shade & tooth # added to advanced search
  • Case pickup notification shows on main dashboard when requested by lab
  • Improved note entry (case & client)
  • “Start Manufacturing” tab in Manufacturing Manager changed to “Pending Manufacturing,” and can now be turned off
  • Dozens of “under-the-hood” updates–let us know if you’d like to hear about ’em

Sales & Marketing Tools

  • LabWorthy NPS (net promoter score) chart available for client management dashboard–only LabWorthy customers can enable this feature


The Help Center has been updated for many of these upgrades.  Also feel free to contact the LabStar support team via email, chat or phone if you have further questions.

Have questions? Our team is here to help. Email support@labstar.com or chat with us during business hours.

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