Department of Pathology Clinical Services

Informatics Service

Overview

  • Associated with TriCore Reference Laboratories, with associated multi-hospital and outpatient database; can track patient laboratory results across multiple healthcare entities statewide
  • Provides the primary care physician with access to comprehensive laboratory results for their patient

Highlights

Contact Information

Matthew Luke, M.D.
Associate Professor
505-272-3063
mluke@salud.unm.edu

Notable Accomplishments

  • Sabbatical at the University of Pittsburgh on Informatics

Professional Memberships

  • College of American Pathologists, Member and Inspector
  • American Association of Clinical Chemists

Interests

  • To develop synoptic reporting of laboratory results on emergency visitation. The synoptic report would provide a summary of the patient's recent and historic laboratory information to the emergency room physician
  • To limit duplicate laboratory testing across multiple hospital systems
  • To maintain timely, reliable, quality reporting of laboratory results
  • To train Pathology residents in Informatics