Clinical Lab Management

News on issues related to managing clinical laboratories.

Pathology groups throughout the health system are being grouped hub and spoke into networks to better manage staffing needs and control costs. 

HHS Secretary Azar's implementation of PAMA resulted in market-based Medicare prices that don't accurately represent the market, ACLA argues.

ACLA was critical of the report, saying it "fails to reflect market reality" and calling on Congress to intervene to prevent further cuts.

The company attributed the lower revenue growth to lower volume growth in diagnostics, which is expected to continue for the rest of the year.

The draft guidance has been reissued with updates based on industry comments and is intended to lay out the steps necessary to get simultaneous 510(k) and CLIA waiver approval.