The Certificate of Compliance and Certificate of Accreditation authorizes a high complexity laboratory to perform all levels of testing. A moderate complexity lab may perform all levels of testing up to and including moderate level tests. In addition, the Certificate of Compliance or Certificate of Accreditation authorizes a laboratory to perform only specific specialties and subspecialties for which the laboratory has been certified to perform. Complexity levels may be obtained from the manufacturer of laboratory reagents/kits or equipment.
To apply for a Certificate of Compliance or Certificate of Accreditation
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CLIA Fees and application
CMS and implementation of IQCP
CME Courses for Laboratory Directors of Moderate Complexity Laboratories:
Foreign academic credential evaluation may be performed by any nationally recognized organization (493.2(d). Such organizations may include:
Proficiency Testing (PT) information
Oregon Laboratory Reporting Requirements
Rules and regulations
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