Hospital Labs Focus On Staffing, Automation, Cost Control

| October 12, 2018

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Hospital labs say staffing will be their leading challenge over the next year, and that inadequate staffing is having a significant impact on their staff operations. Declining reimbursement levels have made cost-control a leading priority. Many labs are focusing on updating their capital equipment in order to drive operational efficiency.

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