• Recruitment and Retention of the Next Generation

    Recruitment and Retention of the Next Generation

    Address barriers to finding and keeping early career staff with this fact sheet.

​Our Work

The Quality Systems and Analytics program provides information and data to members, partners, and APHL programs to support public health laboratories (PHL) and help shape the public health laboratory systems. 

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MRChttps://www.aphl.org/programs/QSA/Lists/Highlighted Content/DispForm.aspx?ID=2MRC<img alt="Member Resource Center" src="/PublishingImages/QSA-MRC-7-20.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />https://www.aphl.org/MRC/Pages/default.aspx, Member Resource Center
Quality Improvement Forumhttps://www.aphl.org/programs/QSA/Lists/Highlighted Content/DispForm.aspx?ID=1Quality Improvement Forum<a href="/programs/QSA/performance/Pages/Quality-Improvement-Calls.aspx" target="_blank"><img alt="Quality Improvement Forum Calls" src="/PublishingImages/QSA-QIF-7-20.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" /></a>https://www.aphl.org/programs/QSA/performance/Pages/Quality-Improvement-Calls.aspx, Quality Improvement Forum Calls
PHLSDhttps://www.aphl.org/programs/QSA/Lists/Highlighted Content/DispForm.aspx?ID=3PHLSD<a href="/programs/QSA/Pages/PHLSD.aspx" target="_blank"><img alt="Public Health Laboratory System Database" src="/PublishingImages/QSA-PHLSD-7-20.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" /></a>https://www.aphl.org/programs/QSA/Pages/PHLSD.aspx, Public Health Laboratory System Database

 

 

The Core Functions of Public Health Laboratories, 2024https://www.aphl.org/aboutAPHL/publications/Documents/PHL-Core-Functions.pdfThe Core Functions of Public Health Laboratories, 2024Understand how public health laboratories fit into the public health system; fourth edition.
APHL Guide for CLIA Internal Audits Related to High Complexity Testinghttps://www.aphl.org/aboutAPHL/publications/Documents/QSA-2022-CLIA-Audit-Checklist.pdfAPHL Guide for CLIA Internal Audits Related to High Complexity TestingUse this interactive checklist and related tools to guide internal self-assessments of CLIA activities in preparation for annual audits.
Laboratory Internal Audit Planhttps://www.aphl.org/aboutAPHL/publications/Documents/QS-2017May-Internal-Audit-Plan.pdfLaboratory Internal Audit PlanThis document provides guidelines to PHLs for developing an internal audit plan.
Laboratory Test Verification and Validation Toolkithttps://www.aphl.org/aboutAPHL/publications/Documents/QSA-VV-Toolkit.pdfLaboratory Test Verification and Validation ToolkitThis toolkit walks users through the verification and validation process and provides additional resources, templates and examples for use in the laboratory