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Upcoming Webinars

CLMA Full Members receive complimentary live webinar registration included in the cost of membership. Registration is required to access the webinar. Webinar recording access is not included with CLMA Full Membership. Check back here monthly for new webinar listings.

Lean and Six Sigma - A Blended Approach
Lean and Six Sigma - A Blended Approach


Presented by William LaFollette, DBA

May 30, 2019 | 12:00 p.m. CT

We have all heard of Lean and Six Sigma, but what about blending the two approaches into a complementary systemic approach to excellence? This presentation will talk about the evolution of process improvement from both lean and six sigma perspectives—and how the methods complement each other in the healthcare and service industries. Case studies from two organizations that successfully deployed Lean Sigma thinking will be presented.

Learning Objectives

  • Illustrate the history of Lean and Six Sigma
  • Demonstrate how to blend approaches
  • Identify real world examples of application of blended thinking

Continuing Education
1.0 Continuing Education Unit

Body of Knowledge Learning Domains

  • Business and Clinical Operations
  • Professional Development

Price

  • Free for Full for Members
  • $49 for Associate Members
  • $99 for Non-Members

 

Advocacy 101: Effectively Influencing Federal and State Officials
 Advocacy 101: Effectively Influencing Federal and State Officials


Presented by Michele Best, MT(ASCP)

June 18, 2019 | 12:00 p.m. CT

This session will provide practical tools for effective advocacy efforts at the federal and state levels. It will provide an overview of the federal legislative and regulatory framework and emphasize the effective ways laboratory professionals can influence these processes.

Learning Objectives

  • Differentiate between advocacy and lobbying
  • Describe the federal legislative and regulatory processes and the mechanisms that exist to influence these processes
  • Describe at least 3 ways for effectively communicating with Congress

Continuing Education
1.0 Continuing Education Unit

Body of Knowledge Learning Domains

  • Compliance and Risk Management

Price

  • Free for Full for Members
  • $49 for Associate Members
  • $99 for Non-Members