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Sigma Verification of Multicare Hospitals and Medical Clinics

The largest laboratory system to date has joined the Sigma VP program. Six laboratories from the Multicare health system in Washington state, USA.

Sigma Verification of the Laboratories of the Multicare Health System

Verification: November 30th, 2017
Duration of Verification: November 30th, 2017 through December 31st, 2018

"MultiCare Health System is a not-for-profit health care organization with more than 18,000 team members, including employees, providers and volunteers.

We’ve been caring for our community for well over a century, since the founding of Tacoma’s first hospital. And today, we are the largest community-based, locally governed health system in the state of Washington."

2017 SigmaVP Multicare Dignitaries

Pictured here are Bill Robertson, President and CEO of Multicare Health System; Rob roth MD, Pathologist and Board Member; Sten Westgard; Florence Chang, EVP and COO; John Baker, the guiding force of this QC project; and John Joyce, VP of Ancillary Testing (Laboratory, Imaging, Respiratory)

2017 SigmaVP Multicare Allenmore

Allenmore Hospital

 

The following assays and instruments which were verified

Assay

Core lab c8000 IMC2 Verified

Core Lab c16000 IMC6 Verified

Core Lab c8000 IMC7

Verified

Albumin

Six Sigma

Five Sigma

Six Sigma

Alkaline Phosphatase

Six Sigma

Six Sigma

Six Sigma

Amylase

Six Sigma

Six Sigma

Six Sigma

ALT

Six Sigma

Six Sigma

Six Sigma

AST

Six Sigma

Six Sigma

Six Sigma

Calcium

Six Sigma

Six Sigma

Six Sigma

Cholesterol, total

Six Sigma

Six Sigma

 

Cholesterol, HDL

Six Sigma

Six Sigma

 

Creatinine

Six Sigma

Six Sigma

Six Sigma

Creatinine Kinase

 

Six Sigma

Six Sigma

GGT

   

Six Sigma

Glucose

Five Sigma

Six Sigma

 

Iron

Six Sigma

 

Six Sigma

Lactate

Six Sigma

 

Six Sigma

LDH

 

Five Sigma

Four Sigma

Lipase

Five Sigma

Five Sigma

Six Sigma

Magnesium

Six Sigma

 

Six Sigma

Phosphorous

Six Sigma

Six Sigma

Six Sigma

Potassium

Six Sigma

Six Sigma

Six Sigma

Total Protein

Six Sigma

Six Sigma

Six Sigma

Triglycerides

Six Sigma

Six Sigma

 

Uric Acid

Six Sigma

Six Sigma

Six Sigma

Additional institutions are detailed here:

Assay

GH c4000 AR9 Verified

GSH ci8200 AR7 Verified

GSH ci8200 AR8 Verified

Albumin

Five Sigma

Five Sigma

      Four Sigma

Alkaline Phosphatase

Six Sigma

Six Sigma

Six Sigma

Amylase

Six Sigma

Six Sigma

Six Sigma

ALT

Six Sigma

Six Sigma

Four Sigma

AST

Six Sigma

Six Sigma

Six Sigma

Bilirubin, Direct

 

Six Sigma

Four Sigma

Calcium

Six Sigma

Six Sigma

Five Sigma

Cholesterol, total

Six Sigma

Six Sigma

Six Sigma

Cholesterol, HDL

Six Sigma

Six Sigma

Six Sigma

Creatinine

Six Sigma

Six Sigma

Six Sigma

Creatinine Kinase

Six Sigma

Six Sigma

Six Sigma

GGT

   

Six Sigma

Glucose

Six Sigma

Five Sigma

Six Sigma

Lactate

 

Six Sigma

Six Sigma

LDH

Five Sigma

Six Sigma

 

Lipase

Six Sigma

Six Sigma

 

Magnesium

Four Sigma

Five Sigma

Five Sigma

Phosphorous

Six Sigma

Six Sigma

Five Sigma

Potassium

Six Sigma

Six Sigma

Five Sigma

Total Protein

Six Sigma

Six Sigma

Six Sigma

Triglycerides

Six Sigma

Six Sigma

Six Sigma

Uric Acid

Six Sigma

Six Sigma

Six Sigma


Assay

AMCH ci4100 AR5 Verified

AMCH ci4100 AR6 Verified

Allenmore ci8200 AR4 Verified

Albumin

Four Sigma

Five Sigma

Five Sigma

Alkaline Phosphatase

Six Sigma

Six Sigma

Six Sigma

Amylase

Six Sigma

 

Six Sigma

ALT

Six Sigma

Six Sigma

Six Sigma

AST

Six Sigma

Six Sigma

Six Sigma

Bilirubin, Total

   

Five Sigma

Calcium

Six Sigma

Six Sigma

Six Sigma

Creatinine

Six Sigma

Six Sigma

Six Sigma

Creatinine Kinase

Six Sigma

   

GGT

Six Sigma

 

Six Sigma

Glucose

Six Sigma

Six Sigma

Six Sigma

Lactate

Six Sigma

Six Sigma

Six Sigma

LDH

Four Sigma

Five Sigma

Four Sigma

Lipase

Six Sigma

Six Sigma

 

Magnesium

Six Sigma

Six Sigma

 

Phosphorous

Six Sigma

Six Sigma

 

Potassium

Six Sigma

Six Sigma

Five Sigma

Total Protein

Six Sigma

Six Sigma

Six Sigma

Uric Acid

Six Sigma

Six Sigma

 

 Even more institutions and instruments:

Assay

Allenmore ci4100 AR3 Verified

Covington ci4100 AR2 Verified

Albumin

Six Sigma

Four Sigma

Alkaline Phosphatase

Six Sigma

Six Sigma

Amylase

 

Six Sigma

ALT

Six Sigma

Six Sigma

AST

Six Sigma

Six Sigma

Calcium

Six Sigma

Six Sigma

Cholesterol, total

Six Sigma

Six Sigma

Cholesterol, HDL

Six Sigma

Six Sigma

Creatinine

Six Sigma

Six Sigma

Creatinine Kinase

Six Sigma

Six Sigma

GGT

 

Six Sigma

Glucose

Six Sigma

Six Sigma

Iron

 

Six Sigma

Lactate

 

Six Sigma

LDH

 

Four Sigma

Lipase

 

Six Sigma

Magnesium

Six Sigma

Six Sigma

Phosphorous

Six Sigma

Four Sigma

Potassium

Six Sigma

Six Sigma

Total Protein

Five Sigma

Five Sigma

Triglycerides

Six Sigma

Six Sigma

Urea Nitrogen

   

Uric Acid

Six Sigma

Six Sigma

Six Sigma: World Class Quality. Possible to use 3s to 3.5s limits and a minimum of controls

Five Sigma: Excellent Quality. Possible to use 3s limits or a 1:3s/2:2s/R:4s Westgard Rule

Four Sigma: Good Quality. Possible to use 1:3s/2:2s/R:4s/4:1s Westgard Rule

2017 SigmaVP Multicare AuburnMedicalCenter

Auburn Medical Center

 Visual Summary of Performance of Multicare Laboratories and Medical Clinics

 2017 Sigma VP Multicare c8000 IMC2 NMEDX

 2017 SigmaVP Multicare c16000 IMC6 NMEDX

2017 SigmaVP Multicare c8000 IMC7 NMEDX

2017 SigmaVP Multicare ci4000 AR9

 2017 SigmaVP Multicare ci8200 AR7 NMEDX

 2017 SigmaVP Multicare ci8200 AR8 NMEDX

2017 SigmaVP Multicare ci4100 AR5 NMEDX

 2017 SigmaVP Multicare ci4100 AR6 NMEDX

2017 SigmaVP Multicare ci4100 allenmore NMEDX

2017 SigmaVP Multicare ci4100 AR4 NMEDX

2017 SigmaVP Multicare ci4100 AR2 NMEDX

2017 SigmaVP Multicare Covington

Covington Medical Center

 

2017 SigmaVP Multicare GigHarbor

Gig Harbor Medical Center

 

2017 SigmaVP Multicare GoodSamaritanHospital

Good Samaritan Hospital

 

2017 SigmaVP Multicare TacomaGeneralHospital

Tacoma General Hospital

Congratulations to the entire Multicare Laboratory Staff

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