Resources

Clinical Laboratory Management Resources

  • Collateral

    A Prescription for PAMA Reimbursement Cuts-The Facts and Strategies for Reducing Impact

    As 2018 begins with clinical lab rates being reduced by PAMA legislation, we expect Medicare Part B reimbursement for lab testing to decline by approximately 10% this year. However, further rate reductions beyond 2018 are speculative at this time, as efforts to change and/or delay the law continue to escalate. Download this resource for more…

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  • White Paper

    2016 National Hospital and Health System Laboratory & Outreach Survey Findings

    Chi Solutions, Inc. (Chi), an Accumen company, has conducted a national survey tracking and analyzing hospital laboratory outreach developments and the metrics thereof for fifteen years. In the fifteenth year of the survey, Chi has now published a substantial report that captures historical and recent laboratory outreach progress and relevant issues.

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  • White Paper

    2015 National Hospital and Health System Laboratory & Outreach Survey Findings

    For the fifteenth consecutive year, Chi Solutions, Inc., conducted a comprehensive national laboratory outreach survey with respondents from hospital-based outreach programs nationwide. The results and insights are captured in this white paper. Clinical laboratory outreach programs drive new revenue and margins for hospitals and health systems by improving quality, service, and population health management for…

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  • White Paper

    Executive Brief: 2016 National Hospital and Health System Laboratory & Outreach Survey

    Chi Solutions, Inc. (Chi), an Accumen company, has conducted a national survey tracking and analyzing hospital laboratory outreach developments and the metrics thereof for fifteen years. Chi has now published a substantial report to be released on October 4, 2016. This briefing summarizes some of the key metrics and conclusions based on the full report.

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  • Presentation

    Laboratory Budgeting And Financial Management Basics

    Learn about all aspects of how a business deals with its financial resources in order to maximize profit over the long-term. Because “If you can’t measure it–you can’t manage it!”

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  • Presentation

    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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  • White Paper

    Executive Brief: 2017 National Hospital And Health System Laboratory And Outreach Survey

    For sixteen years, Chi Solutions, Inc. (Chi), an Accumen company, has conducted a national survey tracking and analyzing hospital and health system laboratory and outreach developments through key metrics. This data is widely used by researchers, laboratorians, and hospital and health system executives to identify trends, benchmark performance, and prioritize opportunities for improvements. This executive…

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  • White Paper

    2017 National Hospital And Health System Laboratory & Outreach Survey Findings

    Chi Solutions, Inc. (Chi), an Accumen company, has conducted a national survey tracking and analyzing hospital and health system laboratory and outreach developments through key metrics for sixteen years. In this report, Accumen Inc. (Accumen) and its subsidiary Chi Solutions, Inc. (Chi) present observations on key findings from their latest 2017 Annual National Hospital/Health System…

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  • Insight Article

    “CLIA and Regulatory Readiness: How Can Your Lab Always Be Ready?”

    Much has been written about laboratory regulations and the regulatory process. Why publish another article now? Changes to the healthcare environment in the United States over the past few years have left hospitals and laboratories asking questions about resources. How can the laboratory stay ahead of new regulations? Many laboratories do maintain readiness throughout the…

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