Pamela Banning, MT, ASCP has been a member of the 3M HDD team since 1999. As a certified medical technologist with the American Society of Clinical Pathology, she worked in a variety of healthcare settings such as doctors’ offices, a rural hospital, a trauma center and a national reference laboratory. She migrated into laboratory system database administration, and was introduced to vocabulary standards during implementation projects for LOINC and SNOMED CT. She continues her service as a founding member of the laboratory LOINC committee and represented our team on the Office of National Coordinator Standards (ONC)/Interoperability Framework work group with past focuses including orders implementation guide development, results implementation guide development, and LOINC order code development. Her presentations on project management of terminology implementations at national industry conferences include poster sessions, roundtables, podium lectures, papers and recorded webinars.
Three words that describe me: honest, joyful, perceptive
If you could be any animal what would it be: a big cat, cougar or puma
What did you want to be when you grew up: a doctor or a nurse - science definitely ruled my world!