TITLE

The challenges in commissioning laboratory medicine (pathology) services

AUTHOR(S)
Slack, Sally
PUB. DATE
September 2008
SOURCE
Annals of Clinical Biochemistry;Sep2008, Vol. 45 Issue 5, p534
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers information on a paper by C. Price and R. Jones that focuses on the challenges on the part of Great Britain Department of Health in commissioning laboratory medicine. The study examined how the commissioning of laboratory medicine fits into the commissioning framework. The focus of laboratory services is said to be now shifting towards a customer-focused service-based provision to ensure that the appropriate tests are requested, measured and interpreted correctly.
ACCESSION #
42513251

 

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