eLABorate Topics

Episode 57: Twitter’s “MedLabChat”-Maria Roussakis, MLT, MSc

In this episode, Stephanie Whitehead talks with Social Media Ambassador, Maria Roussakis, about her career in the laboratory profession and about how she has used the power of social media to engage and network with other clinical laboratory professionals

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Episode 56: “How to be a Masterful Communicator to Influence at the Highest Level”- Qiana Cressman

Co-hosts Tywauna Wilson and Lona Small had a roundtable discussion with Qiana Cressman about how to increase your influence and impact at the highest level.

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Episode 55: “How To Be Happier At Work In 5 Simple Steps”

In this episode, co-host Tywauna Wilson discuss simple tips to becoming happier at work; life advice that can be learned from watching your dog.

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Episode 54: “Stepping outside the box: Exploring Careers Opportunities for Laboratory Professionals “Off the Bench”- Grace Stankiewicz, BS, MT(ASCP)

Co-Host Stephanie Whitehead talks with Grace Stankiewicz about tactics to find and transition into opportunities outside of the typical clinical laboratory setting.

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Episode 53: “Do you know the difference between Patient Safety and Lab Safety?

In this episode of eLABorate Topics, Lona Gordon Small, MBA, PMP, CPBPM, MT (ASCP) discuss the topic of Patient Safety and clarified the difference between lab safety and Patient Safety.

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Episode 52: How to Secure the Next All-Star For Your Team

Co-Hosts Tywauna Wilson, Lona Small, and Stephanie Whitehead discuss interviewing and hiring 101… Securing your next all star for your team!

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Episode 51: “CLS, MLT, MLS, CLT, OMG! The Importance of Professional Identity”- Lindsey Clark, MPH, MLS (ASCP)

Co-host Tywauna Wilson sits down with Lindsey Clark, MPH, MLS (ASCP) about Laboratory Professional Credentialing & The Importance of Forming a Professional Identity.

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Episode 50: “Hiring on all Cylinders”- Jim Payne and Dana Powell Baker

In this episode co-host, Stephanie Whitehead, discusses solutions to the laboratory national workforce shortage with Jim Payne and Dana Powell Baker. Tune in as they discuss how current laboratory professionals can engage with local high schools and clini

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Episode 49: “Benefits of Formal and Informal Mentorship”- Meredith Hurston, MHA, MT (ASCP)

Lona Gordon Small, MBA, MT (ASCP) sat down to talk with Meredith Hurston, MHA, MT (ASCP) about her experience in a corporate mentorship program, and the take-aways that could help medical labs and medical lab professionals adopt mentorship.

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Episode 48: “Preparation for the New Modified CAP Inspection Process”

Co-Hosts Tywauna Wilson, Lona Small, and Stephanie Whitehead discuss lab preparation for the new modified CAP inspection process.

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