Transfusion Medicine Links
International Organization for Standardization
ISO is a non-governmental organization whose mission is to promote the development of standardization and related activities in the world with a view to facilitating the international exchange of goods and services, and to developing cooperation in the spheres of intellectual, scientific, technological and economic activity.
CLSI (formerly NCCLS) is a globally recognized, voluntary consensus standards-developing organization that enhances the value of medical testing within the healthcare community through the development and dissemination of standards, guidelines, and best practices.
Standards Council of Canada (SCC)
The Standards Council of Canada (SCC) is a federal Crown corporation with the mandate to promote efficient and effective voluntary standardization.
Materials are available on loan to laboratories within the province of Alberta ONLY. Please contact the Accreditation Technical Analyst for further information.
Other individuals or organizations can obtain information about purchasing these materials from the Clinical and Laboratory Standards Institute directly at (610) 688-0100 or from their web site: www.clsi.org
|Crossmatch Techniques||February 2012|
|Use of Accreditation and Proficiency Testing Data for Continuous Performance Improvement||February 2011|
|Reagents/Methods in Use by ALQEP Transfusion Medicine Participants||November 2009|
|Patient Identification for Transfusion||September 2009|
|Investigation of Discrepant Pretransfusion Testing||March 2008|
|Reagents/Methods in Use by ALQEP Transfusion Medicine Participants||June 2007|
|Laboratory Management of Adverse Transfusion Effects||June 2006|
|Reagents/ Methods in Use by ALQEP Transfusion Medicine Participants||October 2005|
|Perinatal Serologic Testing||March 2005|
|Serologic Investigation of Fetal-Maternal Hemorrhage||September 2004|
|Direct Antiglobulin Test||October 2003|
Liz McBride, Program Manager, Laboratory Accreditation Services
780-969-5010 or 1-800-561-3899 ext. 5010 (in Canada)
Bev Padget, Accreditation & Quality Systems Coordinator
Eve Behr, ALQEP Technical Analyst
780-969-5011 or 1-800-561-3899 ext. 5011 (in Canada)