MODEL POLICY

Tool: Model Pandemic Influenza Policy

Although not officially a pandemic, the miserable 2018 flu season is a vivid reminder of the importance of preparing so that your lab responds effectively if and when the next pandemic does hit. The … [Read more...]

PATIENT SAFETY

Nearly Half of Top 10 Patient Safety Concerns Relevant to Labs

Four of the top 10 patient safety concerns, compiled from reports of more than 1.2 million safety events, literature review and expert opinion, have relevance for laboratories and diagnostics. ECRI … [Read more...]

Patient Safety

Labs Urged to Examine Internal Processes to Ensure Accuracy of Patient Identification

The innovator who develops the best solution to accurately identify patients throughout the health care continuum may earn a $1 million reward. That’s the idea behind the College of Healthcare … [Read more...]


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