Reducing Laboratory Costs with Freight Management

  • Duration: 1 hr
  • Date:APR.25.2018 1:00 PM - 02:00 PM

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Logistics are a critical part of operating a medical laboratory. Managing freight is an easy and effective way to reduce your laboratory’s operating expenses without negatively affecting patient outcomes.

Attend this AACC and Cardinal Health webinar to hear Brad Jones explain how freight management not only reduces your lab’s freight spending, but also provides the heightened support you need to successfully manage your logistics operations and shipping costs.

Learning Objectives

  • Improve your bottom line: reduce shipping costs without changing your processes
  • Address national carrier service requests
  • Gain greater visibility and control of shipping costs
  • Implement best practices to improve shipping efficiency

Target Audience

Laboratory Directors, Chief Operating Officers, Chief Financial Officers, Operations Directors, Client Relations Directors, Logistics Managers, Outreach Coordinators, and other professionals who manage medical laboratories.


Brad Jones



Brad Jones
Manager, Non-Acute
OptiFreight® Logistics


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Technical requirements

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Information for attendees outside of the United States

If you are outside of the U.S., we recommend that you listen to the webinar via your computer speakers. If for some reason the webinar is not being broadcast over your computer speakers, and you do have high-speed internet and a Skype* subscription on your computer, you can use Skype for the phone portion of the webinar as a way to avoid charges from your phone company. Just call in to the US number using Skype.

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