Proficiency Testing: Part 5 – QA of PT: A Case Study

Hosted by John Daly, Chief Medical Officer, COLA December, 2016 In this presentation, we examine a case of unsatisfactory PT performance and demonstrate that while the answer to why the errors were made may appear obvious, much more can be learned with in-depth analysis leading to discovering other areas where process improvement can be made. Cost:…

Overview of COLA’s Survey Process

Hosted by Jennifer MacCormack,  COLA’s Technical Writer Description: Preparing for a laboratory survey often means increased anxiety and stress above that of the normal workday routine. Yet laboratories performing quality work are always prepared for an inspection, announced or unannounced, and generally do well. There is no secret to this achievement, but understanding the strategic…