Attendees will learn why laboratory test utilization is useful in the current health care environment. They will be introduced to one effective program and the five interventions used by this program. They will learn how to establish a committee to implement test utilization, and they will be introduced to a launch plan for introducing a similar plan at their own facilities.
- At the end of this session, participants will be able to identify five potential interventions used to optimize laboratory test utilization, including thier impact on patient satisfaction and laboratory costs.
- At the end of this session, participants will be able to initiate the process of developing a test utilization committee to implement test utilization interventions.
- At the end of this session, participants will be able to outline the steps necessary to launch a test utilization program after a committee is established.
1.0 Continuing Education Unit
Body of Knowledge Learning Domains
- Financial Management
- $29 for Members
- $49 for Non-Members