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policy 0203 : Point of Care Testing

Responsibility and authority for and oversight of Point of Care Testing (POCT) shall be standardized throughout the University of Virginia Health System. The office of the Medical Center Medical Laboratories shall be responsible for oversight of POCT and ensure consistent patient care quality and service and compliance with the federal regulations outlined in the Clinical Laboratory Improvement Amendment 1988 (CLIA 88).

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  1. effective date:

    November 1, 2019
  2. signature(s):

    Chief Nursing Officer