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Our Work

APHL develops tools, standards and resources to support the public health laboratory system.

 

 

L-SIP Programhttps://www.aphl.org/programs/quality_systems/Lists/Highlighted Content/DispForm.aspx?ID=1L-SIP Program<img alt="" src="/programs/quality_systems/PublishingImages/QS_L-SIP_Logo.png" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />https://www.aphl.org/programs/quality_systems/performance, /programs/quality_systems/performance
Healthy Peoplehttps://www.aphl.org/programs/quality_systems/Lists/Highlighted Content/DispForm.aspx?ID=2Healthy People<img alt="" src="/programs/quality_systems/PublishingImages/QS_Testtubes.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />https://www.aphl.org/programs/quality_systems/healthy/Pages/default.aspx, /programs/quality_systems/healthy/Pages/default.aspx
CLIA Resourceshttps://www.aphl.org/programs/quality_systems/Lists/Highlighted Content/DispForm.aspx?ID=3CLIA Resources<img alt="" src="/programs/quality_systems/PublishingImages/QS_Checklist.png" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />https://www.aphl.org/programs/quality_systems/Pages/CLIA-Resources.aspx, http://www.aphl.org/programs/quality_systems/Pages/CLIA-Resources.aspx

 

 

Regional Consortia Innovation Grantshttps://www.aphl.org/aboutAPHL/publications/Documents/QS-2020-RC-Innovation-Grants.pdfRegional Consortia Innovation GrantsBetween 2017-2019, five Regional Consortias were awarded eight innovation grants, which were leveraged to each group's specific needs and priorities.
Core Functions of Public Health Labshttps://www.aphl.org/aboutAPHL/publications/Documents/APHLCoreFunctionsandCapabilities_2014.pdfCore Functions of Public Health LabsThe 2014 revision of a document describing the 11 core functions of public health laboratories, including disease prevention, control and surveillance; integrated data management; reference and specialized testing; and food safety.
How to Write a Laboratory Quality Manualhttps://www.aphl.org/aboutAPHL/publications/Documents/QS-2017May-QA-Manual.pdfHow to Write a Laboratory Quality ManualThis document provides guidance and a comprehensive, structured approach to PHLs who wish to create a Laboratory Quality Manual.
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.