June 15-16, 2023 in Seattle, WA or online
Join us for the annual PLUGS Summit, where a diverse group of stakeholders gather to learn practical tools for laboratory stewardship program development and insurance alignment that will apply to hospitals, health systems, reference labs, insurance payers, and patients.
Program details and registration will be available in 2023.
Individual Member of the Year Award Nominations!
This award will honor an individual PLUGS member who has made a significant impact in the field of laboratory test stewardship in the areas of leadership, collaboration, innovation, and/or service. Please consider nominating a colleague who should be acknowledged!
The awardee will be selected by the PLUGS Individual Member of the Year Award Committee and announced during the PLUGS Summit Banquet Dinner on 6/15/2023. The awardee will receive a $500 award and complimentary registration to the PLUGS 2023 Summit, which includes dinner at the banquet!
Please submit nominations by February 2, 2023 11:59PM PT.
Call for Poster Abstracts
Share your lab stewardship experiences by submitting a poster abstract, maximum 500 words. Suitable abstracts include case studies, retrospective and prospective studies describing measurable interventions or process changes, and quality improvement processes – successes and failures are encouraged.
Please submit abstracts by March 6, 2023 11:59PM PT. Submissions will be reviewed by the CME course committee and you will be notified of the outcome by March 24, 2023.
Support the PLUGS Summit
As a supporter, your company can help to shape the national conversation on insurance policies and fair reimbursement, help us to create standards for laboratory stewardship programs, and demonstrate your support of lab test stewardship to clients and stakeholders.
You can find details about available levels of support here.