Until recently, many hospital and health system executives have counted on relatively stable margins from laboratory departments. The economics of lab testing is changing dramatically due to market forces, including reduced Medicare payments, competition from national labs, higher cost sharing for patients, growth in bundled payments, and more.

In this new publication, Kaufman Hall describes five strategic partnership options for hospital-owned labs to remain competitive in this changing market.

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