Many healthcare systems have improved patient care and reduced costs by implementing uniform laboratory testing across multiple sites. This case will explain how you can streamline test order workflows and standardize testing practices across multiple locations.
After completing this activity, you should be able to:
- Explain the function of middleware in the laboratory.
- Describe reasons itâ€™s important to review the SOPs of all sites involved in a laboratory harmonization project.
- Understand the impact that different middleware rules may have when establishing a reflex algorithm across multiple laboratory sites.
Accreditation: The College of American Pathologists (CAP) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
CME Category 1: The College of American Pathologists designates this internet enduring material educational activity for a
maximum of 1
AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
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This activity and evaluation are available October 25, 2021, and expire October 24, 2024, at 12:00 AM (ET). You must claim credit by this date and time.