ABG, Electrolyte+ and CO-Oximetry Proficiency Testing Program
KEY FEATURES OF THE CTS PROFICIENCY TESTING (PT) PROGRAM:
Approved by the CMS, the Commission on Office Laboratory Accreditation (COLA), and CAP.
Meets CMS (CLIA '88) and California state requirements for Blood Gas (pH, pCO2 and pO2), Electrolytes+ (CL-, K+ and Na+, glucose), Co-Oximetry (total Hb) PT, and hematocrit.
Access to expert reference lab technicians for telephone/email consultation and one-on-one assistance.
Computerized statistical analyses and inter-laboratory comparison with peers, using CLIA ’88 scoring criteria and evaluation processes.
2013 Cycle 1 Data Input Forms:
Sample Handling and Reporting Instructions:
Other CTS PT / Order Forms:
Other Proficiency Testing Links: