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Laboratory System Improvement Program (L-SIP)

 

2018 L-SIP Assessment

MHDL conducted the most recent assessment of Milwaukee's local public health laboratory (LPHL) system on May 10, 2018. More than 50 system stakeholders representing about 25 different agencies convened to evaluate the LPHL system utlizing the L-SIP Performance Measurement Tool, which assesses system performance in the 10 Essential Public Health Services. A summary of the assessment scores is available below.


Results

Scores

The complete Scoring Matrix provides performance measurements for all Essential Services, Indicators and Key Ideas.

Assessment Report

A complete and detailed L-SIP Assessment Report, including key themes and next steps, is currently being compiled and will be posted here when it becomes available. This information will be used as a basis for system improvement efforts.

 


2010 L-SIP Assessment

Milwaukee became the first laboratory system in the nation to conduct L-SIP at the local (versus state) level, with an assessment of its local public health laboratory (LPHL) system on November 18, 2010. Nearly 75 system stakeholders representing about 40 different agencies convened to evaluate Milwaukee's LPHL System utlizing the L-SIP Performance Measurement Tool. The results of the assessment are captured below.


Results

Multiple products were developed as a result of the L-SIP Assessment. This information will be used as a basis for system improvement efforts. Assessment results include:

L-SIP Report Webinar

The results of our L-SIP Assessment were presented to stakeholders in a webinar on March 30, 2011. This is a copy of the presentation.

Milwaukee Assessment Report with Appendices

The full report includes Milwaukee's Assessment report, complete with scoring matrix, notes and themes, list of participants, and the results of the participant evaluation, in one document.

Milwaukee Assessment Report

This narrative report includes background and context, highlights scores, summarizes local public health laboratory (LPHL) system strengths and weaknesses, and lists next steps.

Scores

The complete Scoring Matrix provides performance measurements for all Essential Services, Indicators and Key Ideas.

Notes and Themes

The notes and themes document details system strengths, weaknesses and next steps in their entirety.

Participant List

Nearly 75 system stakeholders, representing more than 30 agencies, attended the L-SIP Assessment on November 18, 2010.

Participant Evaluation

L-SIP participants evaluated the assessment based on its utility, logistics and meeting flow.