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Smarter Pathology Facilities Today ... and Tomorrow: How Innovation Drives the Michigan Medicine Pathology Relocation and Renovation Project

From the 2020 Joint Annual Meeting (July 1, 2020)
Presented by Kristina Martin, MS, MLS(ASCP)CM & Christine Baker, MBA
In this presentation, team members will talk of the innovative Lean Design process followed during the design of the new spaces. The insights gained from our PRR Lean Design process will allow our team to share best practices for future health system renovations, relocations, and activations.

At the conclusion of this presentation, participants will be able to:

  1. Describe the tools available within Lean Facility Design, and how to apply them in the design of dynamic, innovative Laboratory space.
  2. Employ Lean Facility Design methods and tools for a wide variety of projects, from minor workstation changes to major renovations.
  3. Apply best practices learned from designing shared, flexible laboratory space.

This recorded presentation is P.A.C.E. ® accredited. The instruction level for this activity is Intermediate. One (1) P.A.C.E. ® contact hour and one (1) Florida credit hour in the area of Administration will be awarded to participants. ASCLS P.A.C.E.® is accepted by the ASCP/ASCLS/AGT Board of Certification and all states, including Florida and California, as an approved provider of continuing education for recertification and licensure. ASCLS is an approved provider with CE Broker for Florida licensees.

This intermediate-level program is appropriate for laboratory professionals working in clinical, public health and academic settings.