What does standardization really mean for lab operations?

What is the great myth of lab standardization? Not all analyzers from the same vendor use the same detection methodology. Why is this important? Patients move throughout your network for testing, physicians rely on your labs to provide consistent results without reference range confusion regardless of whether that patient was testing in an office lab, emergency department, or the core lab. Without standardized results, the best conclusions are not always reached. Watch this short video to learn how lab standardization should be defined in today’s rapidly changing healthcare environment.