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Lab Week 2019

Multiple times | NCRC & UH

April 18 2019
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Pathology Lab Ambassadors – Envoys to the Clinics

Building Community Between Nurses and Pathology

February 1 2018

Elizabeth McCloud Named Quality Assurance Coordinator of Satellite Support

The Department of Pathology has announced that the new Quality Assurance Coordinator for Satellite Support will be Elizabeth McCloud.  Satellite Support, which is under the Point of Care group [...]
September 21 2017

On the Road to Understanding

The American Society for Clinical Laboratory Science (ASCLS) is seeking stories of how laboratorians have impacted patient care.  Whether you have caught a pre-analytical [...]
September 5 2017

Governor Rick Snyder Proclaims April 23 - 29, 2017 Medical Laboratory Professionals Week

In recognition of the vital role that laboratory employees play in quality healthcare for the residents of Michigan, Governor Rick Snyder has proclaimed April 23 - 29, 2017 Medical Laboratory Professionals Week. The American Society for Clinical Laboratory Science - Michigan will host Lab Week Professional Advocacy Day on Tuesday, April 25. Advocacy Day is an opportunity for laboratorians to visit the offices of their legislators in Lansing to share information about the profession and network with others in the field.

April 21 2017

Clinical Pathology Quarterly All Staff Meeting

April 18, 2017

9:00 – 10:00am

Medical Sciences Building 1
Room 5330

Refreshments will be served beginning at 08:30
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March 27 2017

Change in calibration of Direct Bilirubin Assay will lower results

Effective December 20, 2016

The manufacturer of the chemistry analyzers and reagents used here at UMHS (Siemens Healthineers, Tarrytown NY) has recently announced a change in its calibration material for the direct bilirubin assay in order to bring results more in line with a reference method. [ ... ]

December 16 2016

Laboratory Test Utilization Management: What Works, and What Doesn’t

Dr. Geoff Baird from the University of Washington came as a Visiting Professor to the Department of Pathology on October 17th. His lecture and interest is “Laboratory Test Utilization Management: What Works, and What Doesn’t”.

View Lecture Video Recording

November 8 2016
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Lab Ambassador Program Re-launch

Bridging the Gap Between Patients and the Laboratory
May 17 2016

Lab Ambassador - Archive

Coagulation *Effective January 2, 2007 the coagulation laboratory will offer a panel of tests called "DIC Work up". Pneumonic is DIC. This panel of tests will aid in ordering and diagnosis when Disseminated Intravascular Coagulation (DIC) is suspected. The tests included are PT7, INR, PTT, Fibrinogen, Advanced D-Dimer, and a Platelet count. * Special Coagulation will now be offering two new tests, ASPIRIN and PLAVIX. These tests will be perfor
July 1 2007