Reducing Lab Test Utilization in a Large Health System

12:00 PM to 1:00PM (Americas) Central Time (US & Canada)

Leo Serrano, FACHE, DLM (ASCP), Corporate Director of Laboratory Services, Broward Health System, Ft. Lauderdale, FL

Since the introduction of the Affordable Care Act (ACA), laboratory test utilization is a top priority for every laboratory. Learn how a large health care system reduced laboratory test utilization through a collaborative physician committee. Understand how the Broward Health System used CPOE and other mechanisms to improve lab utilization to significantly impact the bottom line.


  • Identify opportunities to impact laboratory utilization by clinicians.
  • Describe how to utilize a variety of tools and practices to facilitate control of laboratory utilization.
  • Understand the impact of successful laboratory utilization control on financial performance.
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