Devery Howerton

Summary

Affiliation: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Good laboratory practices for waived testing sites: survey findings from testing sites holding a certificate of waiver under the clinical laboratory improvement amendments of 1988 and recommendations for promoting quality testing
    Devery Howerton
    Division of Public Health Partnerships, National Center for Health Marketing, Coordinating Center for Health Information and Service, Atlanta, GA, 30341, USA
    MMWR Recomm Rep 54:1-25; quiz CE1-4. 2005
  2. doi request reprint Proficiency testing performance in US laboratories: results reported to the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, 1994 through 2006
    Devery Howerton
    Division of Laboratory Systems, National Center for Preparedness, Detection and Control of Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 134:751-8. 2010

Detail Information

Publications2

  1. ncbi request reprint Good laboratory practices for waived testing sites: survey findings from testing sites holding a certificate of waiver under the clinical laboratory improvement amendments of 1988 and recommendations for promoting quality testing
    Devery Howerton
    Division of Public Health Partnerships, National Center for Health Marketing, Coordinating Center for Health Information and Service, Atlanta, GA, 30341, USA
    MMWR Recomm Rep 54:1-25; quiz CE1-4. 2005
    ..Continued monitoring of waived testing, with a focus on personnel education and training, is needed to improve practices and enhance patient safety as waived testing continues to increase...
  2. doi request reprint Proficiency testing performance in US laboratories: results reported to the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, 1994 through 2006
    Devery Howerton
    Division of Laboratory Systems, National Center for Preparedness, Detection and Control of Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 134:751-8. 2010
    ..Successful PT performance is a requirement for maintaining CLIA certification to perform testing in certain specialties and subspecialties and for specific analytes...