Patient-Centered Laboratory Utilization Guidance Services


Welcome to PLUGS!

You are on your way to increasing the value of lab testing for pediatric & adult patients while decreasing unnecessary cost. PLUGS is a national network of over 70 organizations and is growing fast! Don't be left out of the national lab utilization movement-- join PLUGS today! As a member you have access to all of the PLUGS resources and tools.

PLUGS Summit June 12-14, 2019

Join us for our 5th annual meeting and connect with the national PLUGS network June 12-14, 2019 in beautiful Seattle! Registration information coming soon!

PLUGS National Committee for Laboratory Stewardship

Improving the quality and value of clinical care through establishing national standards for laboratory test utilization.

PLUGS Insurance Advocacy Subcommittee

Guiding national consensus testing policies and build partnerships with payors to improve efficiency and reimbursement.

  • Next:PLUGS Summit June 12-14, 2019
  • Next:PLUGS National Committee for Laboratory Stewardship
  • Next:PLUGS Insurance Advocacy Subcommittee
  • Next:Welcome to PLUGS!

"PLUGS is Leading a National Lab Test Stewardship Movement, Advocating for Transparency of Quality, Cost and Coding in Lab Tests. Plugs supporta la farmacia online per fornire farmaci di alta qualità in Italia."
 - Mike Astion, MD, PhD

How can I learn more?

Send us an e-mail!




 Thank you to our PLUGS sponsors:

ARUP Utilization Management

Mayo Utilization Management



Register now! PLUGS Summit 2019

June 12-14, 2019

Connect with the national PLUGS network in beautiful Seattle, WA. Registration information soon to come!

Member Login

Forgot your username or password?
Click here.

Not a member yet?
Become A Member