Resources

Clinical Laboratory Efficiency Resources

  • Presentation

    Benchmarking: Knowledge Is Power

    Dori Cheng, Loria Green, and Nora Hess presented “Benchmarking: Knowledge is Power” during the Chi-hosted Webinar.

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    Think Like A CFO, Work Like A Lab Director

    Jeff Myers and Nora Hess presented “Think Like a CFO, Work Like a Lab Director” during the Chi-hosted Webinar.

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  • Insight Article

    PAMA Impact on Hospital Laboratory Outreach Revenue

    February 2016 (Q1) Quarterly Featured Article: “PAMA Impact on Hospital Laboratory Outreach Revenue,” written by Jeff Myers, CFO and VP, Financial Services and James M. Root, Advisor and Senior Consultant.

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  • Insight Article

    Laboratory Outreach Growing Despite Challenges

    Hospital laboratory outreach programs continue to grow, despite major challenges, with the average size program growing from $10.6 million in the early 2000s to $24.9 million in 2016. Laboratory Economics is a competitive market analysis for laboratory management decision makers and features this article that interviews Dr. Kathleen Murphy, Senior Advisor and Jeffrey H. Myers,…

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  • Video

    Accumen on Building a Plan For Change

    Jeff Myers, CPA (Vice President, Consulting) and Michael A. Kachure (Vice President, Strategic Partnerships) of Accumen discuss preparing for change at hospital laboratories.  

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    Accumen on Margin Improvement in Clinical Laboratories

    Jeff Myers, CPA (Vice President, Consulting) and Mike Kachure (Vice President, Strategic Partnerships) of Accumen, discuss margin improvement at hospital laboratories.  

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  • Video

    Laboratory Excellence Management – It’s in our DNA

    Accumen is passionate about profoundly impacting healthcare. We are “All Things Lab.” We are collaborators, innovators, problem-solvers, and high-performers. It’s who we are. It’s what we do. It’s in our DNA.   Accelerating value through consulting, execution, utilization, and growth. It’s who we are. It’s what we do. We are equally passionate about lab management…

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  • Insight Article

    How Accumen Compares to DIY Lab Improvement Solutions

    Faced with tight budgets, and left off the list of strategic priorities, hospital and health systems often choose to introduce improvements to lab operations on a do-it-yourself (DIY) basis. But before your organization goes the DIY route, take a moment to consider how Accumen can drive results in an accelerated timeframe with less risk. Scale…

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    Insight Article

    Four Signs Your Laboratory’s Performance Isn’t as Good as You Think

    It’s time to do an assessment of successes and identify opportunities for performance improvement. How did your hospital or health system’s clinical laboratory perform this year? Here are four ways to know that your laboratory may have hidden potential in cost, productivity, quality, and growth: 1. Current performance improvement initiatives are driving incremental outcomes. As…

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