Clinical Laboratories and Pathology Groups Face Pressure to Cut Costs and Deal with Shrinking Budgets for 2015: Webinar to Explain Why Cost-Cutting Approaches of Past Years Are Ineffective Today and Introduce Powerful New Ways to Cut Lab Costs

PRESS RELEASE THE DARK REPORT 21806 Briarcliff Dr. Spicewood, Texas 78669 512-264-7103 o 512-264-0969  f FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Media Contact: Ron Martin rbmartin@darkreport.com   AUSTIN, Texas (October 7, 2014) — It is widely acknowledged that this is a particularly tough budget season for the nation’s clinical laboratories and pathology groups. Most labs are scrambling to adjust to reduced reimbursement and directives from their parent hospitals and health systems to shrink their lab budgets...

Most Clinical Laboratories and Pathology Groups are Under Pressure to Cut Costs and Deal with Shrinking Budgets for 2015

The challenge facing medical lab managers and pathologists is to intelligently cut costs in their labs without laying off med techs, histotechs, and other lab scientists By any measure, this year’s budget season is a tough one for the nation’s clinical laboratories and pathology groups. Most labs are scrambling to adjust to reduced reimbursement and directives from their parent hospitals and health systems to shrink their lab budgets for 2015. It’s why smart cost-cutting tops the list of...

Effective Lab Cost-Cutting and Budget Strategies for 2015 : Webinar

Effective Lab Cost-Cutting and Budget Strategies for 2015 Recorded Webinar Series (Registration is closed – It’s not too late! Order LIVE Webinar Audio Recording) Keep your lab ahead of declining reimbursement and shrinking lab budgets by mastering proven ways to cut costs while sustaining high quality in your lab organization   Across the nation, laboratories are facing the toughest financial squeeze of recent times! Simply said, lab managers are being asked to cut operating costs and operate...

Innovations in Clinical Pathology Laboratory Management at the 2011 Executive War College in New Orleans

Record crowd of pathologists and clinical laboratory managers hear from medical lab industry leaders Dateline: New Orleans, Louisiana—Here at the 16th annual Executive War College (EWC) on laboratory and pathology management, a crowd of record size has gathered to learn the latest trends in the clinical laboratory testing marketplace, and to hear about innovations and new management breakthroughs, as shared by top-performing medical laboratories. As your Dark Daily editor, this is my first...

Use of Lean by Clinical Pathology Laboratories Continues to Be Important Trend in Laboratory Medicine

Sharing Lessons in How Medical Labs Can Achieve “Best Practices” When Implementing Lean One major trend in laboratory medicine still gathering momentum is the use of Lean and similar process improvement methods by clinical laboratories and pathology groups cross the nation. However, once a medical laboratory has enjoyed substantial gains from initial Lean projects, it can be challenging to sustain the Lean mindset with staff and further build upon those gains. “Sustaining Lean thinking in your...