Specialised toolkit: Laboratory services
The toolkit for outsourcing laboratory services
In this section, you will learn:
- What the outsourcing toolkit framework for laboratory services looks like
The toolkit is hosted in a framework of sequential Process Steps and Enabler Tools. The process steps assist decision-making and implementation of outsourcing, while the enablers facilitate along the journey.
The outsourcing toolkit framework for laboratory services10
These are sequential along the outsourcing journey:
These support the delivery of the Process Steps:
Understand relevant policies, regulations, standards, and procedures concerning laboratory services.
Implement practices and tools that enhance senior management buy-in to outsourcing and build an enabling environment.
Build human resources and capacities to perform technical laboratory functions concerning the outsourced arrangement.
Identify and utilise systems and technology to enhance technical logistics, reporting, analysis, and performance management.
10Source: Lighthouse Team Analysis 2020.