WE SEE LABS DIFFERENTLY.

And we want to change the way they work. Your lab is so much more than a support service — it’s a critical part of a strategic plan. We see your lab’s potential to deliver quality, service, and value to your hospital or health system. What do you see when you look at your lab?

The Three Principals of Peak Performance

Accuracy

Lab’s accuracy is the foundation on which speed and efficiency can be improved — not the other way around. We work with your lab to ensure control and quality by managing and tailoring testing capability to meet your health system’s specific needs.

Speed

We help clinical labs increase turnaround times, make quick decisions and develop best practices through data-driven operational intelligence and insights. Together, we’ll refine everything from processing of a specimen through collection and results. And that’s what enables clinicians to quickly deliver a patient’s diagnosis and begin care.

Efficiency

Efficiency must work in tandem with speed and accuracy. We take a comprehensive approach that optimizes and modernizes your lab’s people, processes, and technology. Together, we’ll achieve measurable improvements by examining all areas of the lab: the bench, supplies and test menu.

News

How small ideas are helping to bend the health care cost curve

Even as overall U.S. health care spending grew by 5.3 percent in 2014 — reaching a jaw-dropping $3 trillion — the health care industry has made some important strides in trying to bend the overall cost curve in the coming years, according to some experts. Since the advent of the Affordable Care Act in 2010, for instance, the move away from so-called fee-for-service that maximizes costs for insurers and patients by encouraging excessive billings has begun to make some inroads in overall spending.

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Uncovering revenue sources through transformation of the hospital lab

The rising cost of care delivery means cost reduction is a top priority at hospitals across the U.S. In fact, almost 60 percent of U.S. hospital executives said their institutions must substantially change their business models in the near term if they are to survive financially, according to new research sponsored by Prudential Retirement, a business unit of Prudential Financial.

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Increasing lab excellence with three principles of peak performance

Health systems are undergoing a major transformation. They are being evaluated and inspected to ensure they’re running at peak performance. Weak links are being identified, and in today’s competitive healthcare industry weak links in a growing value-based healthcare...
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Why Health System & Hospital CFOs Choose Accumen

Discover how we help labs reduce expenses, refine operations, and improve your overall patient experience.

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Accumen Inc.
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San Diego, CA 92123

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