The Change Healthcare 2021 Laboratory Ordering Utilization Index
The Change Healthcare 2021 Laboratory Ordering Utilization Index is an analysis of more than 3.3 million provider-ordering transactions. Valued at ~$166 million in annualized cost and split across 10 U.S. health systems, the transactions gathered by Change Healthcare’s CareSelect® Lab Software afford providers a unique glimpse into opportunities for increasing laboratory order appropriateness and reducing laboratory spend.
The 2021 Index investigates the sources of high-impact and high-cost ordering. The Index includes trends that correlate with inappropriate spend and waste, along with tips and resources for laboratory-utilization managers looking to improve order appropriateness.