Accumen Executive Slated to Present on Clinical Laboratory Test Utilization at the AzHHA Annual Leadership Conference

Mary Kopp, MS, RN, NEA to Address Better Patient Outcomes Through Test Utilization Management at the Executive Roundtable

October 17, 2017

SAN DIEGO, CA, October 17, 2017 – In a dynamic healthcare climate, Accumen Inc. continues to profoundly impact healthcare through participation in the Arizona Hospital and Healthcare Association’s (AzHHA) Affiliated Partners Program.  Mary Kopp, Vice President of Clinical Operations, will address the Executive Roundtable on October 27, 2017, at the Ritz-Carlton, Dove Mountain in Marana, Arizona, in conjunction with the 2017 AzHHA Annual Leadership Conference.

Ms. Kopp will present “Test Utilization for Better Patient Outcomes” on October 27. She will share Accumen’s goal of partnering with hospitals and health systems to develop and execute a Test Utilization Management program.  A comprehensive program includes ordering the right test, for the right patient, at the right time during the initial evaluation and ongoing testing, utilizing evidence-based standards leading to fewer errors and better patient care.

Accumen’s partnership with AzHHA through the Affiliated Partner Program allows for identification of current healthcare delivery needs for members and seeking solutions to meet those needs.  AzHHA was founded in 1939 with the objective of improving healthcare through better care, better health, and lower costs and the ultimate goal of making Arizona the healthiest state in the nation.  Hospital CEOs, executives, trustees, and community partners will gather for the Annual Leadership Conference and participate in though-provoking discussions and educational sessions around the theme “Patients, Purpose, Possibilities.”

Mary Kopp, MS, RN, NEA, Vice President of Clinical Operations at Accumen, provides clinical knowledge in client delivery to strengthen lab quality, service, and cost reduction strategies, working with executives and clinical teams to impact patient outcomes as well as test utilization initiatives.  Ms. Kopp is an influential Nursing Executive with extensive leadership experience over 34 years in healthcare.  She earned her Diploma of Nursing from Saint Luke’s School of Nursing and her Bachelor of Science, Nursing, and Master of Nursing Science from Grand Canyon University.

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Accumen Inc. (along with its subsidiary, Chi Solutions, Inc.) is a leading healthcare transformation company that provides end-to-end strategy and services as laboratory solutions in consulting, execution, utilization, and outreach sales and support.  By partnering with hospital and health system labs, we set benchmarks and new standards of performance in clinical laboratory management—driving higher quality, patient safety, better service, and unprecedented financial value.  Accumen and Chi deliver results in medical laboratory operations, outreach, and patient blood management and transfusion safety using a proven blueprint, innovative approach, and insight-driven proprietary technology to create healthier labs, healthier hospitals, and ultimately, healthier communities.
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