Release Date: Oct 2019
CC: PR, SBP
Renee J McNamara, BSCT(ASCP)
Technical Manager, Cytology, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
After completing this course, participants will be able to:
Understand the documentation required to be compliant with workload standards.
Review current policies and procedures and identify weaknesses.
Understand the cytotechnologist’s responsibility in acurately recording screening time and numbers of slides screened.
Who should attend? Practicing Pathologists, Residents, Laboratory Managers, Bench Supervisors, Cytotechnologists
This webcast course will review the revisions to CAP guidelines: CYP. 08400,08500,08550,08575 which were published on August 22, 2018. These revisions will also be cross referenced to CLIA Standards in Cytology, Federal Register: §493.1274. We will also discuss responsibilities concerning daily documentation of workload performed, and review options to ensure compliance with workload review standards.