Dr. Russell Price is a RCPSC certified General Pathologist and Medical Director of Laboratories at Royal Victoria Regional Health Centre and the Simcoe Muskoka Regional Cancer Centre in Barrie Ontario. Dr. Price has held a number of senior medical administration positions including President of Medical Staff, Interim Chief of Staff and CCO Regional Cancer Pathology Lead for Simcoe Muskoka. He is Past President of the Ontario Association of Pathologists and former Chief Examiner in General Pathology for the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada. Dr. Price has been a speaker on topics of Laboratory Management at the CAP Resident Review Course for ten years.
Review of the laboratory accreditation standards and policy development related to critical value reporting. Review of performance metrics and customer service assessment in relation to laboratory results reporting.
Cite the accreditation requirement for critical value reporting.
Assess the clinical requirements for critical values and laboratory reporting turnaround.
Demonstrate laboratory medical leadership in policy development related to critical values reporting and turnaround time monitoring.
Medical Expert (the integrating role)