General Laboratory: Clinical Laboratory: Basic Overview Online Training
The clinical lab provides diagnostic test data to aid in the detection, diagnosis and treatment of disease. Data is used by physicians, nurses, pharmacists and other healthcare professionals.
Effective Date: 03/02/2009 - GPE09000.014 - 1.5 Hours
Clinical Lab Pipetting Overview Online TrainingProvides an overview of Pipetting. Different types of pipettes and their accessories will be identified along with their common uses. Pipetting techniques would be discussed and calibration recommendations.
Pre-analytical Issues Online TrainingIdentify Key factors affecting sample quality and corrective action to reduce the occurance of problems. State the impact of underfilled collection tubes on these tests and list three key factors affecting sample stability. This clinical laboratory training qualifies for continuing education units (CEU).
Keeping Secrets in Your Lab WebinarDiscuss the importance of publicizing Lab improvement. Identify the barriers to developing high quality performance improvement projects. Utilize the "Laboratory Best Practices checklist" to identify essential components of evidence-based research This webinar qualifies for Continuing Education Units (CEU).
Sigma Metric Assessment of Assay Quality WebinarThe Six Sigma methodology can be used to assess assay performance and quality in the clinical laboratory setting. The sigma metric calculations can help facilitate understanding of the robustness of assays against clinical need. This webinar will discuss use of the sigma metric for assessing assay performance and quality, share examples of such evaluations, and illustrate common pitfalls in performing sigma calculations.