Inventory Control

Edition 10: Inventory Control

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Monitoring laboratory reagents and supplies is an important aspect of maintaining an efficient laboratory. Lapses in available reagents and supplies can cause delayed test results. There are also increased costs due to expedited shipping charges. Cost savings can be realized by consolidating orders and cutting down the number of orders that have to be shipped in a given month.  Delays in testing can create sample integrity problems for tests that have limited stability. Revenue can also be lost if samples need to be sent to a reference lab and are not able to be billed.   For all these reasons Total Lab Care has put together a Materials Management policy and procedure that you might find helpful to control your laboratories inventory.

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Edition 10: Inventory Control

Monitoring laboratory reagents and supplies is an important aspect of maintaining an efficient laboratory. Lapses in available reagents and supplies can cause delayed test results. There are also increased costs due to expedited shipping charges. Cost savings can be realized by consolidating orders and cutting down the number of orders that have to be shipped in a given month.  Delays in testing can create sample integrity problems for tests that have limited stability. Revenue can also be lost if samples need to be sent to a reference lab and are not able to be billed.   For all these reasons Total Lab Care has put together a Materials Management policy and procedure that you might find helpful to control your laboratories inventory…(Read More Here)