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Validation of Instrument H-I-L feature
NOV. 16.17

The function to detect Hemolysis, Icterus and LIpemia on the Chemistry analyzer has not been in use to date in this laboratory.  I believe that prior to using it I would have to validate it.  Can anyone share how they go about doing this, or point me in the right direction for more information? Reply online.

Correlation Studies
NOV. 16.17

We are doing instrument verification of two of our DXH machines. For some of the analytes, like Basophils, the numbers are low 0.4% (on one) and 0.3% (on the second). So they are out by 25%. I am just trying to find out what is the acceptance criteria for correlation studies for analytes with such low numbers. Contribute

SAMHSA Accrediation
NOV. 16.17

I need some information on SAMHSA accreditation process. If anyone has some experience will be a great help for us.I need some information on SAMHSA accreditation process. If anyone has some experience will be a great help for us. Share your expertise