Maximizing the Value of Your Data
Laboratories have access to a substantial amount of valuable data. Learn how to get the most out of yours.
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Change Management: De-Siloing Molecular Testing and Gaining Top-to-Bottom Support
For lab leaders, financial silos can be a growing barrier to success. Here, our lab leaders discuss how to fuel change from the bottom-up and secure administrative support.
Pick Your Place: How to Choose the Best Site for Testing
What diagnostic tests should be performed where? Our laboratory experts weigh in.
POC Testing Standardization: Key Steps and Benefits
Standardizing point-of-care testing can be difficult for any healthcare organization. What steps should you take to standardize your testing, and what benefits should you expect to see as a result?
Tips to Keep Healthcare Data Secure
Learn how to make your healthcare company less vulnerable to a security breach.
How to Refine Your Organizational Structure to Secure Consolidation Success
Put the right experts in the right places—both inside and outside the lab—to make sure your vision doesn't crumble in execution.
AI For the Lab: Transcending "Faster Horse Syndrome"
Clinical labs will use artificial intelligence to read pathology slides pixel-by-pixel, and analyze mountains of test data. But they must insist on transparent algorithms to ensure patient safety.
Why Labs Should Control Their Own IT
In a world of integrated hospital information systems, there's a case for the lab to control its own IT destiny.
A Better Financial Focus: Operating Margins
Most people didn't get into healthcare to drive profit, but you can't support better care if you overlook its financial realities. Here's why operating margins matter and how to realign your lab
3 Reasons Your Healthcare Organization Needs an Analyst Group
Your health system is swimming in data and you'll need an an analyst group to make the most of the information.
4 Different CIO Types and Why They Matter to the Lab
The role that a CIO plays inside a healthcare organization often depends on what operational stage the organization is in.
The Benefits of a Third-Party Consultant to a Lab Consolidation
Consolidation presents an extraordinary opportunity to streamline testing. See how a consultant can become an extension of your team to help you strategically align with your C-suite.
How Clinical Labs Can Extend a Hand to Patients
In an era of value-based, prevention-oriented healthcare, clinical labs can help patients manage their chronic diseases, and offer insight into the implications of genomic tests.
Take Execution Off the Critical Path
When it comes to consolidation, failure is not an option. So how do you ensure success when your staff is already stretched thin? Jeff Myers talks about how to ensure proper execution of your plan.
Divide and Function: How to Best Manage Your Lab Resources
Clinical labs struggle with how to innovate while accomplishing daily tasks. But by dividing functions and assigning to specific employees, labs can smooth their path to the future.
The Rise of Automation and Its Impact on Lab Efficiency
As lab leaders strive to increase the value of the lab and remain competitive, automation is becoming an increasingly appealing option. Here's why.
Narrowing Down the Focus of Your DMT
Developing clear-cut goals and objectives can help make your DMT more manageable and effective.
Is It or Isn’t It a DMT?
How to determine whether or not your advisory group meets Diagnostic Management Team criteria
How Prevalent Are Medical Errors?
Find out how DMTs may help your organization reduce medical mistakes
3 Steps to Overcoming Barriers to Clinical Decision Support
Clinical decision support too often annoys clinicians more than it helps them. Experts cite three ways that CDS could endear itself to its users and increase its potential to improve patient care.
The Vital Role of Laboratory Medicine in the Delivery of Value-based Community Care