Our Work

APHL offers a variety of tools and resources to assure the quality of public health laboratory systems.

 

 

Lab Competency Implementationhttps://www.aphl.org/toolkits/Lists/Highlighted Content/DispForm.aspx?ID=1Lab Competency Implementation<img alt="" src="/PublishingImages/lab%20competency%20implementation%20toolbox.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />https://www.aphl.org/professional_development/Pages/Competencies-Tools.aspx, https://www.aphl.org/professional_development/Pages/Competencies-Tools.aspx
Residual Dried Blood Spothttps://www.aphl.org/toolkits/Lists/Highlighted Content/DispForm.aspx?ID=2Residual Dried Blood Spot<img alt="" src="/PublishingImages/residual%20dried%20blood%20spot%20toolkit-middle.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />https://www.aphl.org/aboutAPHL/publications/Documents/NBS-Jan2018-RDBS-Toolkit-Update.pdf, https://www.aphl.org/aboutAPHL/publications/Documents/NBS-Jan2018-RDBS-Toolkit-Update.pdf
Moving to a New Sitehttps://www.aphl.org/toolkits/Lists/Highlighted Content/DispForm.aspx?ID=3Moving to a New Site<img alt="" src="/PublishingImages/moving%20to%20a%20new%20site.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />https://www.aphl.org/aboutAPHL/publications/Documents/QS_PracticalGuideMoving_62015.pdf, https://www.aphl.org/aboutAPHL/publications/Documents/QS_PracticalGuideMoving_62015.pdf

 

 

Mycoplasma genitalium Fact Sheethttps://www.aphl.org/aboutAPHL/publications/Documents/ID-M-genitalium-fact-sheet.pdfMycoplasma genitalium Fact SheetThis document summarizes facts about M. genitalium, a bacterium that is associated with a variety of symptomatic and asymptomatic infections.
2019 All-Hazards Survey Data Reporthttps://www.aphl.org/aboutAPHL/publications/Documents/PHPR-2020-All-Hazards-Data-Summary-Report-2019.pdf2019 All-Hazards Survey Data ReportThis report provides the topline data summary for APHL's 2019 All-Hazards Laboratory Preparedness Survey, which evaluates the current state of preparedness at our state public health laboratories.
NBN Harmonization Strategyhttps://www.aphl.org/aboutAPHL/publications/Documents/EH-2020-NBN-Harmonization.pdfNBN Harmonization StrategyStrategies for ensuring laboratory measurements, and therefore data, are comparable across the National Biomonitoring Network.
NewSTEPS 2019 Annual Reporthttps://www.aphl.org/aboutAPHL/publications/Documents/NBS-2020-NewSTEPS-2019-Annual-Report.pdfNewSTEPS 2019 Annual ReportLearn more about the activities of the Newborn Screening Technical assistance and Evaluation Program (NewSTEPs) in 2019.