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Stepwise Success Communication

Managers should create opportunities for employees to ask questions that can be answered and vice versa. To paraphrase Homer Simpson, communication is the cause of,…

Stepwise Success GFR for Everybody

Use of prediction equations for inpatients is problematic. Most labs report an estimated GFR (glomerular filtration rate) using a formula such as the Modification of…

Stepwise Success Human Error

Human error is seen as inevitable, unpredictable and common to us all. A catch-all for errors is to blame them on “human error.” Human error…

Stepwise Success Star Rating_505327046

The impact of Millennials’ interpretations and expectations of quality service from the healthcare profession in general—and laboratories in particular—continues to grow with each passing year.…

Information Systems Blue automate key on keyboard

As promised, here is an example AutoIt script: ; NotepadMemo.au3 – example using AutoIt #include <MsgBoxConstants.au3> #include <Date.au3> Local $sTo Local $sSubject If WinExists(“Untitled -…

Management Staffing

These days it’s all about shortages. Shortages of techs, shortages of patients, and shortages of money. In small hospitals there are fewer of us working…