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Learn how CAP member pathologists bring value in the delivery of patient-centered, high-quality care in ways that include integrated care coordination, cost containment, population management, laboratory quality improvement, and medical expertise.

Featured Case Example

Creating a System-Wide Culture of Laboratory Stewardship at Cleveland Clinic

Thanks to the efforts of the Laboratory Stewardship Committee at Cleveland Clinic, the hospital system has saved over $8.5 million in laboratory test-related costs since 2011. Committee co-chairs Anita J. Reddy, MD, MBA, and Walter H. Henricks, MD, FCAP, detail 10 strategies other hospital and health care systems can employ to establish their own Laboratory Stewardship Committees—or improve the efficacy of their existing committees.

Drs. Reddy and Henricks detail 10 strategies other hospital and health care systems can employ to establish their own Laboratory Stewardship Committees—or improve the efficacy of their existing committees.

Clinical leadership at the highest level is crucial to success because this is not strictly a laboratory effort—it’s designed to benefit the entire system.


Call for Case Examples

Have you taken actions that translate into improved patient care, cost savings, work efficiencies, and clinical collaborations? If so, we want to talk with you.

Contact Abby Watson at awatson@cap.org.