Streamline your breakpoint implementation process to meet new CAP requirements effective January 2024, with the Breakpoint Implementation Toolkit (BIT). To make breakpoint updates easier, CLSI has developed—in partnership with APHL, ASM, CAP, and CDC—a comprehensive and user-friendly BIT.
Member Delegate Webinar: Expanding CLSI Access with Health System Membership
Recorded on: Thursday, August 10, 2023
This on-demand webinar is applicable to all current and former membership interested in learning more about our Health System membership.
September is Newborn Screening Awareness Month
In 1963, as a result of a discovery by Dr. Robert Guthrie, newborns could finally be screened and receive treatment for a disease before symptoms appeared. Dr. Guthrie and his colleague published a paper outlining their discovery.
Member Case Study
We were pleased to welcome representatives from CLSI Health System Members Geisinger and HealthPartners during CLSI’s latest member webinar, Expanding CLSI Access With Health System Membership. Learn how CLSI Health System Membership has helped them:
- Implement a disaster plan.
- Transition from four accrediting organizations to one.
- Implement a quality management system.
EP12IG | Verification of Performance of a Qualitative, Binary Output Examination Implementation Guide, 3rd Edition
This implementation guide describes the minimum procedures necessary for a medical laboratory to verify the performance of qualitative, binary output (yes or no, positive or negative, target condition present or absent) examinations.
M53 | Criteria for Laboratory Testing and Diagnosis of Human Immunodeficiency Virus Infection, 2nd Edition
This guideline includes recommendations for performing human immunodeficiency virus testing and for interpretation of results by health care providers in advanced diagnostic laboratories.
POCT18 | Selection Process for CLIA-Waived Testing for SARS-CoV-2, Respiratory Syncytial Virus, and Influenza Viruses, 1st Edition
This white paper includes information related to selection considerations of CLIA-waived SARS-CoV-2, respiratory syncytial virus, and influenza virus testing.
This guideline provides recommendations based on risk management for laboratories to develop quality control plans tailored to the combination of measuring system, laboratory setting, and clinical application of the test.
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CLSI and our volunteer members actively identify and develop new guidance on standards that raise laboratory testing quality, safety, and efficiency. We are setting the bar for how that guidance is delivered.Learn more
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- Clinical and Laboratory Standards Institute (CLSI) Receives 2023 Power of Associations Gold Award for its MicroFree Program
- CLSI Publishes Second Edition of M24S—Performance Standards for Susceptibility Testing of Mycobacteria, Nocardia spp., and Other Aerobic Actinomycetes
- CLSI Publishes the Third Edition of EP12—Evaluation of Qualitative, Binary Output Examination Performance