Plan to Attend!

By Lynn McCain | October 21 2019

Michigan Medicine is once again celebrating the quality improvement efforts of faculty and staff on October 22 from 8:30 am – 4:00 pm in the NCRC Dining Hall.  This day-long event begins with a continental breakfast, followed by a full day’s schedule of presentations, breakout sessions, poster presentations.  Registration is required and lunch will also be provided.

The Department of Pathology is once again well represented at this year’s Quality Month Poster Presentations (2:00 pm – 4:00 pm).  Our faculty and staff collaborated on the following posters:

  • Anti-IIaHeparin Assay for Patients on Direct Oral Anticoagulants against Factor Xa
    Morgan Stuart, Linda Johnson, Sarah Hanigan, Steve Pipe, Shih-Hon Li, Anticoagulation Committee
  • Laboratory Support for Pain and Addiction Management Programs
    Brian Wright, Sheridan Mattson, Carmen Gheraism
  • Where's the Block: How collaboration streamlined specimen acquisition and reduced delivery time to laboratory.
    Nancy Lefebvre, Jennifer Bergendahl, Nancy Fritzemeier, Tammi Toth, Noah Brown
  • Computers, Data and Programming: It’s What We do!
    Marcelo Pando Rigal, Kristina Davis, Timm Williams, Usha Kota & the HLA Lab Staff
  • Reducing Turn Around Time for Neoplastic Blood/Bone Marrow and Lymphoma Samples.
    Lynn Knudson-Horneber, Turquessa Brown-Krajewski, Hong Xiao, Dr. Lina Shao, Carrie Landau, Rachel Comstock-Reid, Leisa Stempek, Gabrielle Miles, Yang Zhang, BD/BM Team, Prenatal Team, FISH Team
  • Improving the Patient Experience: InheRET Software PDCA Cycle.
    Lynn McCain, MHSA, David Keren, MD, Lee Schroeder, MD, PhD, Amanda Cook, Sofia Merajver, MD, PhD, Kara Milliron, MC, CGC, Susan Ernst, MD, Jasmin Parvaz, MD, PhD, Philp Zazove, MD, Diane Harper, MD, MPH, MS

We look forward to you stopping by our posters to learn more about the quality improvement efforts undertaken this year.