Practice Management Committee

 

Charge

  • To identify, understand, and address the challenges of pathologists and their practices
  • To provide strategies, resources, and education to assist pathologists in developing, improving and managing successful practices in the current and evolving environment
  • To engage member practices providing a pathway to connect them with the CAP's practice management resources

This committee reports to the Council on Membership and Professional Development. View a list of the current committee members.

Commitment

Time Commitment Requirements
Number of face-to-face meetings 3
Length of meetings 1.5 days
Typical meeting days Saturday and Sunday morning
Meeting locations Continental United States
Number of conference calls 1
Hours/year of committee work required outside of meetings Members 5, Vice Chair 10, Chair 15
Additional travel or time commitments
  • Member: 5 hours when involved in special projects
  • PMC Leadership subcommittee (chair, vice-chair): Monthly one hour conference calls
  • Chair: 4 council meetings per year

Activities of Committee

  • Develop practice tools and resources to support the Transformation Strategy
  • Develop, review, and update Just-in-Time practice management tools to meet the day-to-day and practical operational needs of CAP member practices.
  • Based on market trends, anticipate opportunities, and challenges for member practices and identify or develop the tools and resources wanted/needed by CAP member practices.
  • Create and distribute Laboratory Medical DirecTIPs, which is an informational series for laboratory medical directors.
  • Oversee Practice Management Directory
  • Oversee Practice Managers Forum
  • Oversee Practice Management Panel Surveys
  • Act as a resource for the development of CAP practice management education
  • Assist staff in developing answers to member practice management questions

Expertise or Experience

  • Knowledge of, interest in, and experience with practice management

Benefits of Committee Membership

  • Increased knowledge of current and emerging trends/challenges in pathology practice management
  • Interaction with other experienced practice leaders from a variety of practice settings

- Login and CAP Membership Required.

 

Help patients understand the value pathologists bring to their care.

 

Interested in Joining this Committee?