Lab Quality Confab 2013 Features Visiun Clients
New Orleans, Louisiana — Now in its seventh year, Quality Confab and Process Improvement Institute is the most widely attended meeting in the clinical laboratory and anatomic pathology industry, attracting participants from countries all across the globe.
Henry Ford Health System
Richard J. Zarbo, M.D., D.M.D., Sr. VP and Chair, Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, presented “How Investment in Becoming the Nation’s First CAP 15189 Accredited Integrated System of Labs Produced Lower Costs, Improved Quality, and Happier Patients”. Dr. Zarbo noted Visiun’s important role in providing Daily Continuous Metrics, supporting their culture of daily management.
Seton Healthcare Family
Alastair Dunnett and Thel Grayson presented their experience: “Faster Turnaround Times for Troponin and Other Essential Tests: How We used Real-Time Analytics and Process Improvement to Support Improved ED Outcomes”. Visiun’s Performance Insight™ provided critical support for the management team, as they improved their ED turnaround time performance from the 57th percentile to the 94th percentile in a few short months. The financial gains included a $250,000 per year savings in avoided POC testing at one institution alone.
Visiun is the leading provider of performance analytics to the laboratory industry. Performance Insight™ provides a comprehensive suite of tools to help laboratory management improve operational performance, efficiency and quality.
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