CBLPath to Present at Lab Quality Confab

Presentation to teach participants how to develop action plans and discuss the need for Performance Optimization.


RYE BROOK, N.Y. — CBLPath, a Sonic Healthcare USA laboratory, announced today that it will present at the Lab Quality Confab on October 1st at 2:00 p.m. Eastern Time at the Astor Crowne Plaza in New Orleans.  CBLPath’s Senior Director of Laboratory Operations, Carlene Keane-Phipps, MBA, HT, (QIHC), will deliver the presentation "Histology Workflow Redesign to Address Increasing Specimen Volume and Staffing Requirements in a Reimbursement Challenged Environment " on behalf of the company.

Some of the topics Ms. Keane-Phipps will discuss, include:

•  How to determine when there is a need for Performance Optimization
•  How to identify and prioritize needed improvement actions and how to engage staff by asking the questions – What, Why, Who, When and How?
•  How to develop an action plan that addresses immediate needs
•  Common pitfalls that can occur throughout the process and the need for post-implementation review

Additional information about the meeting can be found at http://www.labqualityconfab.com/.

About CBLPath
CBLPath, a Sonic Healthcare USA laboratory, is a national specialty lab with a unique leadership position in the convergence of anatomic, molecular and digital pathology. Beginning from a clinical perspective, we harness molecular testing and digital pathology on an anatomic pathology foundation. CBLPath is committed to helping our clients deliver better medicine, faster. At our core are pathologists; excited about technology and innovation and its promise of helping patients. Through the Best Practice™ Partnership Program we help our pathologist-clients effectively compete against centralized reference laboratories, grow their Practice and remain independent — Keeping Medicine Local™. We provide our subspecialty physician clients comprehensive diagnostics and timely, accurate reports enabling the best patient care. For more about the company, please visit www.CBLPath.com.