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Clinical Laboratory Improvement Amendments (CLIA) for Dermatology Manual

Ensure your practice is ready for an inspection with this exclusive AADA manual covering the latest CLIA regulations.
Item # PME21
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  • Overview

    The CLIA manual will help you understand the latest CLIA regulations and review the inspection process to provide you tailored information for a variety of dermatology tests.

    Model quality control forms for equipment and the following tests are covered:

    • Histopathology-Mohs surgery
    • Potassium hydroxide (KOH) examination of skin, hair or nails
    • Fungal culture/Dermatophyte Test Medium (DTM)
    • Cytodiagnosis of Molluscum Contagiosum
    • Microscopic hair shaft evaluation
    • Tzanck (cytodiagnostic) smear

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  • Specifications

    # of pages: 343
    Publisher: American Academy of Dermatology 
    Templates and sample forms included on CD  
    Format: Coil Bond
    Item#: PME21

  • Table of Contents
    1. Introduction
      • Clinical Laboratory Improvement Amendments (CLIA)
        • How to Use This Manual
    2. I. Section I
      • Regulatory Overview
        • CLIA Regulations Related to Quality Assessment
        • CLIA Regulations Related to Quality Control
        • CLIA Regulations Related to Proficiency Testing
        • CLIA Regulations Related to Patient Test Management
    3. II. Section II
      • Laboratory Classifications
        • Exhibit I: CLIA Application for Certification
    4. III. Section III
      • Laboratory Procedure Manual
        • Introduction
        • Model Laboratory Procedure Manual for Dermatology Practices
        • Form 1: Microscope Use Protocol
        • Form 2: Microscope Maintenance Record
        • Form 2: Microscope Maintenance Record (Example)
        • Form 3: Cryostat and Microtome Use Protocol
        • Form 4: Cryostat / Microtome Maintenance Record
        • Form 4: Cryostat / Microtome Maintenance Record (Example)
        • Form 5: Refrigerator Use Protocol
        • Form 6: Refrigerator Maintenance Record
        • Form 6: Refrigerator Maintenance Record (Example)
        • Form 7: Fume Hood Use Protocol
        • Form 8: Fume Hood Maintenance Record
        • Form 8: Fume Hood Maintenance Record (Example)
        • Form 9: Thermostat-Controlled Water Bath Use Protocol
        • Form 10: Water Bath Maintenance Record
        • Form 10: Water Bath Maintenance Record (Example)
        • Form 11: Drying / Microwave Oven Use Protocol
        • Form 12: Drying / Microwave Oven Maintenance Record
        • Form 12: Drying / Microwave Oven Maintenance Record (Example)
        • Form 13: Thermostat-Controlled Paraffin Embedding Station / Automated Stainer / Automated Fixation, Dehydration, and Paraffin Embedding Processor Use Protocol
        • Form 14: Thermostat-Controlled Paraffin Embedding Station / Automated Stainer/ Automated
        • Fixation, Dehydration, and Paraffin Embedding Processor Maintenance Record
        • Form 14: Thermostat-Controlled Paraffin Embedding Station / Automated Stainer/ Automated
        • Fixation, Dehydration, and Paraffin Embedding Processor Maintenance Record (Example)
        • Form 15: pH Meter Use Protocol
        • Form 16: pH Meter Maintenance and Calibration Record
        • Clinical Laboratory Improvement Amendments (CLIA) 5
        • Form 16: pH Meter Maintenance and Calibration Record (Example)
        • Form 17: Repair and Service Companies — Laboratory Equipment
        • Form 18: Room and Temperature Log Sheet
        • Form 18: Room and Temperature Log Sheet (Example)
        • Procedure and Form 1: Ectoparasites
        • Procedure and Form 2: Potassium Hydroxide (KOH) Examination of Skin, Hair, or Nails
        • Procedure and Form 3: Vaginal Wet Preparation/Potassium Hydroxide (KOH) Examination
        • Procedure and Form 4: Tzanck (Cytodiagnostic) Smear
        • Procedure and Form 5: Fungal Culture/Dermatophyte Test Medium (DTM)
        • Procedure and Form 6: Staining Procedures
        • Procedure and Form 7: Cytodiagnosis of Molluscum Contagiosum
        • Procedure and Form 8: Microscopic Hair Shaft Evaluation
        • Procedure and Form 9: Histopathology
        • Procedure and Form 10: Histopathology — Mohs Surgery
    5. IV. Section IV
      • Quality Assessment Manual
        • Model Quality Assessment Plan
        • General Laboratory Quality Systems
        • Confidentiality Of Patient Information
        • Specimen Identification And Integrity
        • Complaint Investigation
        • Communications
        • Personnel Competency Assessment
        • Proficiency Testing Policy
        • Safety
        • Preanalytic Quality Systems
        • Test Request
        • Specimen Collection, Submission, Handling, And Referral
        • Analytic Systems
        • Procedure Manual
        • Test Systems
        • Environment, Instruments, Reagents, Materials, And Supplies
        • Performance Specifications
        • Maintenance And Function Checks
        • Calibration/Calibration Verification
        • Quality Control
        • Comparison Of Test Results
        • Corrective Actions
        • Test Records
        • Postanalytical Systems
        • Test Reports
        • Normal Values
        • Alert Values
        • Error Report
        • Electronic Systems
        • American Academy of Dermatology
    6. V. Section V
      • Proficiency Testing
    7. VI. Section VI
      • The Inspection Process
        • Preparing for and Responding to a Laboratory Survey
        • Part 1: Preparing for a Laboratory Survey
        • Part 2: Responding to a Laboratory Survey
    8. VII.Section VII
      • Training Materials for Staff