COLA Inc. is engaged with the CDC’s Laboratory Outreach Communication System (LOCS) in the Division of Laboratory Systems (DLS) to transmit their public health messages to our laboratories and affiliates. There is an important announcement to share at this time. You can find more details by clicking on the link below:
On May 11, 2023, the CDC alerted laboratories that with the end of the public health emergency, laboratories are no longer required to report laboratory test data to the federal government. However, laboratories should follow any state and local public health requirements for reporting SARS-CoV-2 test results.