|Title||Following the Rules Set by Accreditation Agencies and Governing Bodies to Maintain In-Compliance Status: Applying Critical Thinking Skills When Evaluating the Need for Change in the Clinical Laboratory.|
|Publication Type||Journal Article|
|Year of Publication||2016|
|Authors||Byrne, KM, Levy, KY, Reese, EM|
|Date Published||2016 Mar 4|
Maintaining an in-compliance clinical laboratory takes continuous awareness and review of standards, regulations, and best practices. A strong quality assurance program and well informed leaders who maintain professional networks can aid in this necessary task. This article will discuss a process that laboratories can follow to interpret, understand, and comply with the rules and standards set by laboratory accreditation bodies.
|Alternate Journal||Lab Med|