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Healthcare Excellence is often featured in the news. Not all articles that cite the UNIVANTS of Healthcare Excellence Award Program are included on this website.  All citations/references posted on this website have permission from each originator.  Statements, conclusions, and/or opinions are exclusive to the authors, unless otherwise indicated.




Leading Healthcare Organizations UNITE to offer 2020 UNIVANTS of Healthcare Excellence Awards.IFCC eNews (04/2020): 21-23.

Engaging Communities of Stakeholders for Measurably Better Patient Care.IFCC eNews (05/2020): 17-18.

Join Us in Celebrating Healthcare Excellence on LinkedIn.LabMedica Interantional, Vol. 37 No. 3 (05/2020): 30.

Participe Con Nosotros Celebrando la Excelencia en la Atención de la Salud en LinkedIn.LabMedica Espanol, Vol.37 No. 3 (05/2020): 30.

Standardization and Personalization for Improved Healthcare.IFCC eNews (06/2020): 30-31.

Recognizing Valued Advocates of the UNIVANTS of Healthcare Excellence Program.IFCC eNews (07/2020): 19-22.

UNIVANTS of Healthcare Excellence.” ACB News, Issue 664 (04/2020).

"Leading Best Practices in Integrated Clinical Care for Antibiotic Stewardship." IFCC eNews (02/2020): 25-26.

"Integrated Clinical Care Team at The Royal Wolverhampton NHS Trust Recognized for Healthcare Excellence." IFCC eNews (02/2020): 23-24.

"Leading Best Practices for the Recognition and Treatment of Hospitalized Patients with Diabetes." IFCC eNews (02/2020): 28-29.

"Interdisciplinary Team Recognized for Outstanding Acute Cardiac Care Using Novel Accelerated Diagnostics Pathway." IFCC eNews (02/2020): 26-27.

"WorldLab 2020 Takes on Healthcare Excellence." LabMedica International, Vol. 37 No. 1 (03/2020): p.31.

"WorldLab 2020 Aborda la Excelencia en la Atencion de Salud." LabMedica Espanol, Vol. 37 No. 1 (03/2020): p.31.

"Best in Area Awards - UNIVANTS of Healthcare Excellence." IFCC eNews (03/2020): 32.

"Healthcare Quality Solutions - Ready your Workforce for Quality." IFCC eNews (03/2020): 30-31.

"Ten Tips for Achieving Global Recognition with the 2020 UNIVANTS of Healthcare Excellence Award Program." IFCC eNews (04/2020): 19-21.

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"Improving Clinical and Quality Outcomes for Prenatal Care with Lab 2.0 at TriCore Reference Laboratories." Modern Healthcare, 8 Nov. 2019

"The Expanding Role of Laboratory Medicine in Care Transformation." Modern Healthcare, 25 Oct. 2019

"Unify for Something Greater A Conversation with Abbott's Tricia Ravalico." Modern Healthcare, 4 Mar. 2019


News Archives


Howard Morris at the 2020 Executive Partner Meeting, UNIVANTS of Healthcare Excellence. IFCCeNews (05/2019):11-12.

"Cross-Industry Collaboration to Improve Detection and Treatment of Patients with Familial Hypercholesterolemia." IFCC eNews (12/2019): 14-15.

"Cleveland Clinic’s Best Practice Receives Recognition of Distinction for Innovations in Laboratory Stewardship." IFCC eNews (12/2019): 11-12.

"Innovation, Leadership and Strategic Partnerships Trigger Unprecedented Outcomes in Dubai." IFCC eNews (11/2019): 22-23.

"Serving the Underserved: Innovative Viral Hepatitis Screening Program Enables Timely Detection." IFCC eNews (11/2019): 19-20.

"TriCore Reference Laboratories Partners with MCO to Improve Prenatal Care." IFCC eNews (11/2019): 20-21.

"Linking the Value of Laboratory Medicine to Key Performance Indicators Across Healthcare Stakeholders." LabMedica International, Vol. 36 No. 7 (11/2019); p.62.

"Asociando el Valor de la Medicina de Laboratorio a Indicadores Clave de Desempeño Teniendo en Cuenta a Todos Interesados." LabMedica En Espanol, Vol. 36 No. 7 (11/2019): p.62.

"Measurably Better Healthcare Performance in Palestine Through Leadership and Comprehensive Quality Management." IFCC eNews (10/2019): 17-18.

"Unifying for Something Greater in Rio De Janeiro.IFCC eNews (10/2019): 17-18.

"Stars in Their Eyes.North of Scotland Laboratories Programme Taigh-solais (10/2019)

"Improving Patient Care Through Co-Reporting eGFRs for Personalized Drug Therapy." . (10/2019): 17-18.

"Measurable Impact of the Clinical Laboratory to Patients, Clinicians, and Health Systems" Lab Medica International, Vol. 36 No. 6 (10/2019).

"Impacto Medible del Laboratorio Clinico Sobre los Pacientes, Los Medicos y los Sistemas de Salud." LabMedica En Espanol, Vol. 36 No. 6 (10/2019).

"Avant-Garde Liver Function Testing, Leading a Best Practice Charge from Dundee, Scotland." IFCC eNews (09/2019): 18-20.

"Leading Research at Oxford Leads to Best Practice Award for Their Pre-Eclampsia Care.IFCC eNews (09/2019): 15-16.

"Unified to Improve Diagnostic Pathways and Treatment for Patients with Acute Kidney Injury: An International Best Practice in Germany." IFCC eNews (09/2019): 17-18.

"Abbott and Health Industry Leaders Announce 2019 UNIVANTS of Healthcare Excellence Award Winners." News Medical Life Sciences, 23 July 2019.

"Intelligent Testing Could Save Lives by Defusing Ticking Time Bomb of Liver Disease." University of Dundee (06/2019)

"Tayside Liver Testing Project Presented with Healthcare Excellence Award." The Low Down NHS Tayside, 26 June 2019

"Intelligent Liver Function Testing (iLFT) – An Emerging Partnership with Abbott." AHSP Publications (2019).

"Best Practices to Advance Healthcare: Integration of Laboratory Insights in Healthcare Management." EHMA Conference, 2019

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