Laboratory Advisory Committee Policy Term Definition

A committee, appointed by hospital and clinic administration, with authority to regulate all laboratory testing within the UTMB Health System, and to review and respond to laboratory related issues affecting patient care. The committee:

  • As necessary will provide input for requests for new POCT or PPMP sites,
  • As necessary provides input for standard operating procedures,
  • As necessary will resolve issues of non-compliance as defined for maintenance, quality control, proficiency testing, training, competency assessment, and result reporting.