Deciding to Automate

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Deciding to Automate

Overall, the functionality gained from automation is heavily dependent on the development and organization of the automated technology and how well this meshes with laboratory operation and service delivery. When considering the automation of laboratory processes, a few important questions should be asked:

  1. What changes will occur in delivery that will affect how laboratory results are delivered?
  2. How can automation improve laboratory services?
  3. How could automation increase efficiency by reducing overhead costs?