American Association for Clinical Chemistry
Better health through laboratory medicine
Bridging the Pre-Analytic and Post-Analytic Operations

January 7, 2003

Leo Serrano, FACHE, CLSup(NCA)

Laboratory automation is available in any number of configurations and may provide a solution for streamlining laboratory processes, but how do you know which solution is right for your facility? Join us today as Leo Serrano, FACHE, CLSup(NCA), Executive Director of Laboratory Services at West Tennessee Healthcare (Jackson, TN), shows you how to evaluate your lab’s pre-analytic and post-analytic operations to determine what level of automation will work best for you. Learn how to evaluate sample process flow, identify workflow bottlenecks, and develop solutions that improve your workflow process. Find out the best way to prioritize desired improvements and discover the key metrics for evaluating effectiveness. Automation is expensive: find out how to use it wisely.