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LIS07-A | Standard Specification for Use of Bar Codes on Specimen Tubes in the Clinical Laboratory

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This specification identifies the way bar coded sample identification labels are applied to clinical specimen containers. It documents the form, placement, and content of bar code labels on specimen tubes that are used on clinical laboratory analyzers. It enables Laboratory Information System vendors to produce reliable bar coded symbols that are readable by any complying clinical laboratory analyzer vendor.

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has evaluated and recognized this approved-level consensus standard for use in satisfying a regulatory requirement.

This document is no longer being reviewed as part of our consensus process. However, because of its usefulness to a limited segment of the healthcare community, we are continuing to make the document available for its informational content.

This document is only available in electronic format.

Date of Publication: 04/20/2003
ISBN Number: 1-56238-495-3
Format: Approved Standard
Edition: First Edition
Pages: 6

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