HUMAN RESOURCES

Are Erratic Scheduling Practices Causing Financial Instability for Your Hourly Lab Employees?

A study reveals that for today's hourly workforce, missing a single shift comes at a steep cost. New research from WorkJam, a digital workplace platform, found that for nearly half of employees … [Read more...]

CAREERS

Dx Jobs Market: Survey Highlights Importance of Soft Skills in Hiring of New Pathologists

Like any other professional, new pathology graduates need a combination of technical and "soft" skills to succeed. If you think that sounds like a truism, consider the new survey documenting … [Read more...]

MANAGING STAFF

Watch Out for Resume Fraud

By Lynne Curry, Ph.D  bio You know that new laboratory assistant you just hired—the one with the terrific resume and reference? It turns out she never worked for the employers named on the … [Read more...]

JOBS

Survey Says New Pathologists Need “Soft” Skills for Success

Like any other professional, new pathology graduates need a combination of technical and "soft" skills to succeed. If you think that sounds like a truism, consider the new survey documenting how … [Read more...]

JOBS

Lab Sector Generates Job Growth

Laboratories have been a significant generator of jobs over the past decade, with the entire sector growing by 25 percent. That's according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), which began … [Read more...]

OPERATIONS

Mayo Clinic to Shut Down New England Laboratory

The Mayo Clinic is pulling back on its laboratory operations in the Eastern U.S. The hospital system’s for-profit Mayo Clinic Laboratories subsidiary will shut down its laboratory in Andover, Mass. by … [Read more...]

DEALS

With Foreign Deals and Offshore CLIA Certifications, the U.S. Lab Sector Globalizes

For the better part of a century, laboratories had been among the most local of health care providers. They were mom-and-pop operations, often located hard by the local hospital or medical … [Read more...]

JOBS

Lab Sector Jobs Grow by 25 Percent Over Last Decade

Laboratories have been a significant generator of jobs over the past decade, with the entire sector growing by 25 percent. That’s according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), which began … [Read more...]


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