Administration and Supervision in Laboratory Medicine / Edition 2

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Updated textbook (first edition 1983) for upper-division undergraduate students and postbaccalaureate medical technology students, graduate students in the clinical laboratory sciences and pathology, and pathology residents preparing for managerial roles in the medical laboratory. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780397508570
  • Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
  • Publication date: 1/28/1989
  • Edition description: Older Edition
  • Edition number: 2
  • Pages: 525

Table of Contents

Ch. 1 The Nature of Management in Laboratory Medicine 1
Ch. 2 The Clinical Laboratory Improvement Amendments (CLIA) 17
Ch. 3 Management Functions in the Clinical Laboratory 35
Ch. 4 Problem Solving - The Decision-Making Process 61
Ch. 5 Making the Transition to Laboratory Management 79
Ch. 6 Motivation-Managerial Assumptions and Effects 95
Ch. 7 Laboratory Communications 107
Ch. 8 Leadership Styles and Group Effectiveness 125
Ch. 9 TQM-CQI: Employee-Involvement Work Groups 151
Ch. 10 Conducting Effective Meetings 167
Ch. 11 Management of Conflict and Change 175
Ch. 12 Interviewing and Employee Selection 195
Ch. 13 Staffing and Scheduling of Laboratory Personnel 221
Ch. 14 Standards and Appraisals of Laboratory Performance 245
Ch. 15 Educational Responsibilities of Managers and Supervisors 255
Ch. 16 Labor Relations and the Clinical Laboratory 269
Ch. 17 Clinical Laboratory Design and Refurbishment 283
Ch. 18 Process Control and Method Evaluation 293
Ch. 19 Computers and Laboratory Information Systems 327
Ch. 20 Concepts of Preventive Maintenance for Laboratory Instrumentation 341
Ch. 21 Clinical Laboratory Safety and OSHA 351
Ch. 22 Laboratory Regulation, Certification, and Accreditation 369
Ch. 23 Quality Management in the Laboratory 395
Ch. 24 Medicolegal Concerns in Laboratory Medicine 411
Ch. 25 Managing Point-of-Care Testing 423
Ch. 26 Marketing Clinical Laboratory Services 433
Ch. 27 Consulting to Physician Office Laboratories 443
Ch. 28 Assessing Laboratory Operating Performance: The Laboratory Management Index Program 451
Ch. 29 Introduction to Laboratory Financial Management 459
Ch. 30 Budgeting Laboratory Resources 473
Ch. 31 Laboratory Cost Accounting 493
Ch. 32 Coding, Billing, and Reimbursement Management 509
Ch. 33 Financial Ratios for Laboratory Management Decision Making 519
Ch. 34 Wage and Salary Administration 531
Ch. 35 Inventory Management and Cost Containment 549
Index 571
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