FORA.tv Speaker - Elissa Passiment

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Biography

Elissa Passiment is the executive vice president of the American Society for Clinical Laboratory Science (ASCLS). She is also an adjunct assistant professor in the School of Health Related Professions at the University of Medicine and Dentistry. She is a clinical laboratory scientist with over twenty years’ experience in clinical laboratories as staff, educator and manager and twenty years in health care consulting and policy. Ms. Passiment came to ASCLS after six years in health care consulting with an international health care firm.

She has also been active as a member of ASCLS, serving on numerous national committees, its Board of Directors and as President in 1988-89. She has served on the congressionally mandated Negotiated Rulemaking Committee convened to standardize and simplify reimbursement for laboratory services under Medicare Part B; presented testimony to Institute of Medicine studies, and represents ASCLS at meetings with the FDA, CMS, and CDC.

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What It Means for Patients & Providers

10.03.13 | 01:06:06 min | 0 comments