HFHT's Practising Wisely Newsletter
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Issue 25: Choosing Wisely Talks: Reducing Routine Blood Testing
May 30, 2017

Have you tried tuning in to a Choosing Wisely Talks webinar yet?

They're held on the first Thursday of every month, and feature a local guest speaker who has become on expert on reducing unnecessary tests and treatments in his or her practice. Listen for one hour while you're having a quick bite at your desk to hear about a fellow physician's experiences. Keep reading for details on this Thursday's Choosing Wisely Talk, which could be useful in your practice:

Overutilization in Lab Medicine:
Opportunities and Challenges
Webinar - June 1, 2017 (12:00-1:00 p.m.)

This month’s webinar will be about repetitive ‘routine’ blood testing (RBT) in the hospital. Physicians from St. Michael's Hospital in Toronto will talk about a pilot project that has resulted in a 20% reduction in RBT across three wards. Check out our Quick Links section so you can get all the details.

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