Release Date: Nov 2019
CMLE Credit Only
CC: PC, PBL, ICS, PR, SBP
Edward A. Maziarz, BS, MT(ASCP)
Clinical Laboratory Consultant (Retired), New York State Department of Health, Albany, NY; Quality Consultant, Upstate University Hospital, Syracuse, NY
After completing this course, participants will be able to:
- Identify the most common areas of weakness for most laboratories in maintaining regulatory compliance.
- Meet the expectations of quality audits.
- Recognize the importance of proper training and competency assessment of both technical and non-technical employees.
Who should attend? Practicing Pathologists, Residents, Pathologists’ Assistants, Laboratory Managers, Bench Supervisors, Bench Technologists & Technicians, Cytotechnologists, Histotechnologists, Phlebotomists
This webcast course will address the basic expectations of the inspector and those findings most often cited during a routine laboratory inspection. The focus will be on those common areas of weakness for most laboratories in maintaining regulatory compliance and expectations of quality audits. By participating in this course, learners will understand the importance of proper training and competency assessment of both technical and non-technical employees.