The regulations for training, competency, and educational requirements are not consistent between CLIA, CAP, COLA, and TJC. This presentation gives an overview comparing all four groups and their unique requirements. Participants will have an opportunity to work in groups sharing information on how to meet and document training, competency, and educational requirements.
- Identify training needed for specimen collection for CAP, TJC, COLA, and CLIA.
- Name who can perform the competency assessments in POCT per CLIA.
- Describe the competency requirements for waived testing for CAP, TJC, COLA, and CLIA.
- Recommend better ways to document training, competency, and educational requirements.
This basic-level, complimentary webinar is produced by Whitehat Communications. Whitehat Communications is approved as a provider of continuing education programs in the clinical laboratory sciences by the ASCLS P.A.C.E.® Program.