British Columbia Centre for Disease Control
Vancouver, Canada

GetCheckedOnline: Better access to testing for sexually-transmitted and blood-borne infections

Find out how internet-based, confidential and patient-directed sexually-transmitted and blood-borne infections screening leads to:

  • Increased patient engagement
  • Enhanced equity
  • Enhanced clinical time efficiency
  • Decreased healthcare costs

Premier Integrated Labs Sdn Bhd
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Early detection of metabolic-dysfunction associated steatotic liver disease using FIB-4

Find out how strategic application of laboratory medicine for screening of liver disease leads to: 

  • Increased disease awareness
  • Increased patient wellness
  • Enhanced clinical confidence
  • Decreased healthcare costs

Kaiser Permanente Southern California
Pasadena, California, United States

Improved management of patients with high LDL-C through electronic health record-directed algorithms for guideline-concordant high-intensity statin prescribing

Find out how strategic implementation of electronic health record algorithms and laboratory insights leads to: 

  • Enhanced treatment opportunities
  • Increased patient wellness
  • Reduced clinical burden
  • Mitigated resource utilization

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2024 teams of distinction

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Improving equity in maternal and newborn outcomes by eliminating disparities in maternal drug screening

Washington University School of Medicine, Barnes-Jewish Hospital, and St. Louis Children's Hospital
St. Louis, Missouri, United States


Improving access to health services in vulnerable communities affected by war

Lviv, Ukraine


Improved patient outcomes facilitated by
C-peptide testing, enabling reclassification and therapeutic changes for patients with diabetes

University Hospital of Wales
Cardiff, Wales

2024 teams of achievement

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Reducing unnecessary CT scans in the emergency department with new mild head injury assessment pathway

Klinikum Lüneburg
Lüneburg, Germany


The Kansas Two-Step: Simplifying the diagnosis of clostridioides difficile at an academic medical center

The University of Kansas Health System
Kansas City, Kansas, United States


No time to lose with lives on the line - Maximizing efficiency in the lab to save more lives through organ donation

Southwest Transplant Alliance
Dallas, Texas, United States


The Women and Heart Program - Empowering women's health through early identification and prevention of coronary risk

Institute for Cardiovascular Prevention and Rehabilitation
Zagreb, Croatia


Reducing unnecessary admissions associated with pediatric mononucleosis via implementation of EBV IgM testing in the emergency department

Emergency Clinical County Hospital
Targu Mures, Romania


Establishment of a monomer prolactin detection method and specific reference interval to enhance the ability to identify macroprolactinemia 

Huashan Hospital Fudan University
Shanghai, China