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Decoding Laboratory Test Names: A Major Challenge to Appropriate Patient Care
Clinical laboratory tests have no value if clinicians cannot quickly order and obtain the results they need. We found that efforts to obtain even the most commonly ordered tests are often derailed byExpand
Quality Systems - the Role of People
Update on the laboratory workforce-shortage crisis.
  • E. Passiment
  • Business, Medicine
  • MLO: medical laboratory observer
  • 1 March 2006
Regulatory Agencies Involved with the Clinical Laboratory
  • E. Passiment
  • Political Science, Medicine
  • American Society for Clinical Laboratory Science
  • 1 January 2006
Passing legislation in Congress is only the beginning of law-making. Crafting of rules and regulations turns ideas into actual, enforceable laws. Rules and regulations can be thought of as theExpand
The Alphabet Soup of Government
  • E. Passiment
  • Political Science, Medicine
  • American Society for Clinical Laboratory Science
  • 1 April 2009
Modern communication in our busy world is delivered in sound bites and text messages that use a new language: acronyms such as BFF (best friend forever) and DOS (disk operating system). Acronyms areExpand
Model compliance plan.
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  • Business, Medicine
  • Clinical laboratory science : journal of the…
  • 1 March 1998
Non-salary expenses in the laboratory.
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  • Business, Medicine
  • Hospital material[dollar sign] management
  • 1 July 1994
Laboratory non-salary expenses per billable test.
  • E. Passiment
  • Medicine
  • Hospital material[dollar sign] management
  • 1 October 1992
Effective Communication in Laboratory Management
This chapter describes the importance of effective communication to laboratory management. Communication and information flow or transfer throughout the healthcare setting are very complicated. It isExpand