• APHL Quality Systems

    APHL Quality Systems

    Working with partners to build foundations for quality testing.
Our Work

APHL develops tools, standards and resources to support the public health laboratory system.


Featured Resources

 

 

L-SIP Programhttp://redesign.dev.aphl.org/programs/quality_systems/Lists/Highlighted Content/DispForm.aspx?ID=1L-SIP Program<img alt="" src="/programs/quality_systems/PublishingImages/QS_L-SIP_Logo.png" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />http://redesign/programs/quality_systems/Pages/Laboratory-System-Improvement-Program.aspx, http://redesign.dev.aphl.org/programs/quality_systems/Pages/Laboratory-System-Improvement-Program.aspx
Healthy Peoplehttp://redesign.dev.aphl.org/programs/quality_systems/Lists/Highlighted Content/DispForm.aspx?ID=2Healthy People<img alt="" src="/programs/quality_systems/PublishingImages/QS_Testtubes.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />http://redesign/programs/quality_systems/healthy/Pages/default.aspx, http://redesign.dev.aphl.org/programs/quality_systems/healthy/Pages/default.aspx
CLIA Resourceshttp://redesign.dev.aphl.org/programs/quality_systems/Lists/Highlighted Content/DispForm.aspx?ID=3CLIA Resources<img alt="" src="/programs/quality_systems/PublishingImages/QS_Checklist.png" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />http://wwwn.cdc.gov/CLIA/Resources/default.aspx, http://wwwn.cdc.gov/CLIA/Resources/default.aspx

 

 

Lab Services Survey, 2014http://redesign.dev.aphl.org/aboutAPHL/publications/Documents/QS_2014_Comprehensive_Lab_Services_Survey_112015.pdfLab Services Survey, 2014A summary of results from the Comprehensive Laboratory Services Survey from 2006 to 2014 showing progress toward meeting Healthy People 2020 targets in many areas, including food safety, with work still needed in disease control and other categories.
Quality System Mapping Toolhttp://redesign.dev.aphl.org/aboutAPHL/publications/Documents/QS_BGT_Checklist_112015.pdfQuality System Mapping ToolA tool for biochemical genetic testing labs to use in developing a quality management system; it includes requirements from the CLIA regulations and from the MMWR R&R, which provides specific good laboratory practice recommendations.
Regional Networks & Access to PHL Serviceshttp://redesign.dev.aphl.org/aboutAPHL/publications/Documents/QS-Regional_Networks-PHL_testing_services012016.pdfRegional Networks & Access to PHL ServicesFindings from an APHL/CDC consultation on the importance of regional networks to increase access to testing services and technical assistance and what needs to be done to support collaborations between state and local public health labs.