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Certificates of Licensure
Laboratory Advisory Committee
Arbovirus Travel-Associated Panel (Zika, Dengue, Chikungunya)
Biosafety Outreach for Sentinel Laboratories
Requests to Access or Update Records
About the Labs
Guide to Public Health Laboratory Services
Guide to Environmental Laboratory Services
Laboratory Testing & Order Forms
Infectious Agents Culture Detection Form and Instructions (Fillable Form)
Serological Testing Form and Instructions (Fillable Form)
Clinical Laboratory Requisition Requirements Memo 2-15-2018
Testing Supplies Order Form (not including Newborn Screening)
Office of Quality Systems
Quality Assurance, Safety and Training, Accessioning Laboratory, and Maintenance Unit
The Office of Laboratory Quality Assurance monitors and evaluates the Administration’s confor
mance to the highest standards for scientific data and laboratory services. It also oversees the Administration’s Continuous Quality Improvement. This Division also publishes, develops, and updates State regulations that help ensure quality testing in all medical labs serving Maryland residents.
Quality Assurance Officer:
The Office of Laboratory Safety oversees employee safety, maintains safety records and publications, conducts safety inspections, provides safety training, and oversees the disposal of hazardous chemical waste.
The Office of Laboratory Training coordinates continuing education opportunities for employees that include access to the Administration’s library, seminars and teleconferences, job-related workshops, formal coursework and career plans at local universities.
Safety & Security Officer and Training Coordinator:
Rachel V. Michael
The Accessioning Laboratory performs duties associated with the first part of the pre-analytical phase of laboratory testing. Specimens/samples are received, sorted, and tests ordered in the laboratory information system, Starlims. Accessioning Laboratory staff performs quality assurance monitoring and documentation of problem resolution activities.
PHLS Lead, Accessioning Lab:
1770 Ashland Ave, Baltimore, MD 21205