- 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 testingDevery 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...
- Proficiency testing performance in US laboratories: results reported to the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, 1994 through 2006Devery 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...