Laboratory medicine Multidisciplinary branch of medicine providing the health care system with laboratory results.... (R.Dybkaer) Medical laboratory ISO 15189, 3.8: laboratory for the biological, microbiological, immunological, chemical, immunohaematological, biophysical, cytological, pathological, or other examination of materials derived from the human body....
Improvement of quality of service and of consultation
in the sense of TDM
POCT engagement of central laboratories
Justification of laboratory medicine as a discipline
Competence centre for LM 1.Step: integration of clinical microbiology in the central laboratory = Institute for Laboratory Medicine 2.Step: Private limited liability company (community 49 %, private group 51 %) 3.Step: Concentration of several disciplines in one building (laboratory medicine, blood bank, hygiene, human genetics, etc.) 4.Step: Further consolidation towards one organisational unit (?)