2005 Archive

Technically Speaking is the Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology newsletter. This is the 2005 archive newsletters.

December 2005: Issue No. 93

  • Respiratory Viral and Strep Season - 2005-2006

November 2005: Issue No. 92

  • Respiratory Viral and Strep Season - 2005-2006

October 2005: Issue No. 91

  • Reporting Estimated Glomerular Filtration Rate (GFR)

September 2005: Issue No. 90

  • New Medicare Coverage for Diabetes and Cardiovascular Screenings

August 2005: Issue No. 89

  • Annual Physician Notices

June 2005: Issue No. 88

  • Whole Blood Electrolyte Tests Added to Cardiothoracic Post-op Order Set

June 2005: Issue No. 87

  • Medicare Reimburses Cardiovascular and Diabetes Screening Tests
  • Reminder to Physicians
  • Announcements: Satellite Closure, New Office Hours, Fresh Frozen Plasma (FFP) Use and Surgical Procedures

June 2005: Issue No. 86

  • Safety of Albumin Administration in Critically Ill Patients

May 2005: Issue No. 85

  • Frequently Asked Questions

April 2005: Issue No. 84

  • The Sweat Test - Answers to Commonly Asked Questions

March 2005: Issue No. 83

  • Getting the Most from CPOE: "The View from the Laboratory"
  • Compliance: Diagnosis Codes
  • Compliance: Stark Amendment
  • Service Excellence: EKG Testing
  • Laboratory Sample Labeling Requirements
  • Revised Reference Range for Hemogram/CBC



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