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  • CMS Says Nurses Can Perform High Complexity Tests

    The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) recently published a memo that it sent to CLIA inspectors on how to interpret educational requirements. CLIA had always specified the minimum educational requirements for individuals performing laboratory tests.    In recent years there has been quite a  strong ...
  • What Do Doctors Want from the Laboratory- Part 2?

    In the last blog we discussed a CDC survey addressing the difficulties many providers face in ordering and interpreting laboratory tests. The providers admit to having significant challenges in both ordering tests and interpreting laboratory test results. They routinely seek help from various sources, with the laboratory ...
  • Why License Tour Guides but not Laboratorians?

      A recent article in the Economist made me chuckle. It covers in a deliberately humorous way, the story that tour guides in Washington, DC must be licensed, or face stiff fines.   The idea is that a certain body of knowledge is needed and the public can be fleeced or shortchanged if everyone and their uncle start ...
  • Tweets of the Week (5.23.13)

    New tweet list! Interoperability breakthrough near, treating Oklahoma victims, patient-centered medical homes and the Triple Aim, and graduation advice you wish you'd been given. Get daily tweets by following us @ExecInsight. FierceHealthIT CCHIT: Interoperability breakthrough near http://t.co/TemVnX9IPm Gunter F. Wessels SM Hospitals scramble ...
    Posted to Boardroom Buzz (Weblog) on May 23, 2013
  • Tweets of the Week (4.4.13)

    New tweet list! Social media and security, quality care for less money (is it possible?), and why bad perfomers are happier. Get daily tweets by following us @ExecInsight. Huntington Hospital Big data initiative seeks to make a searchable cancer care database of 100s of 1,000s of cancer patients for doctors ow.ly/jtYkq Kip Piper Small, ...
    Posted to Boardroom Buzz (Weblog) on April 4, 2013
  • Tweets of the Week (3.28.13)

    New tweet list! IT security innovations, boosting accounts receivable, AHIMA ... and are we heading for a BYOD backlash? Get daily tweets by following us @ExecInsight. WK LB Health Health law could boost use of temp workers ...
    Posted to Boardroom Buzz (Weblog) on March 28, 2013
  • Wanna Buy a Credential?

    Since the ASCP took over the popular and progressive NCA in 2009, I have periodically received emails from medical lab professionals not happy with the merger for various reasons.  Prompted by this overwhelming response, I have previously blogged about this subject. I have also addressed the mixed response to the move. Recently I have ...
  • Tweets of the Week (3.14.13)

    New tweet list! Interoperability as Oz, millennials want fun at work, embedding social engagement into business strategy and more, of course. Get daily tweets by following us @ExecInsight. Doug Laney Intel's original business plan from 1968. One page. Yup...more about execution than ideas. http://ow.ly/iKeES   Mandi Bishop My ...
    Posted to Boardroom Buzz (Weblog) on March 14, 2013
  • Tweets of the Week (1.25.13)

    New list! Blue Button, making tweet chats work for you, the HIPAA privacy rule and why you should be scheduling more business lunches. Get daily tweets by following us @ExecInsight. Lygeia Ricciardi Mobile Health News article on Blue Button based on yesterday's National eHealth webinar by ONC team: ...
    Posted to Boardroom Buzz (Weblog) on January 25, 2013
  • Tweets of the Week (1.18.13)

    New tweet list! Meaningful Use Stage 3 reactions, concierge medicine ready for takeoff and minimizing data breaches. Get daily tweets by following us @ExecInsight. CHIME CHIME Cautions Pace, Practicality of Stage 3 Meaningful Use Measures http://tinyurl.com/a9tm79t  Kip Piper 10 Considerations for health insurers deciding on health exchange ...
    Posted to Boardroom Buzz (Weblog) on January 18, 2013
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