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Share Your Comments on New and Revised Standard Documents

Help shape the standards that impact your day-to-day work.

To preserve the integrity of standards developed through the CLSI consensus process, we seek input from the public on our in-process drafts before they are approved for publication. Opening the dialogue to CLSI members and non-members alike, we encourage your involvement in the final shaping of our documents to ensure that all interested parties are given a voice.

General Information

Comments related to CLSI draft documents shall be made in writing using the comment table form and shall be submitted no later than the comment deadline indicated above. Comments, as well as requests for a copy of the document, should be submitted via e-mail to standard@clsi.org or by fax to 610.688.0700.

Documents for Review and Comment

POCT04 (Proposed Draft)Essential Tools for Implementation and Management of a Point-of-Care Testing Program.

This document provides guidance to users of in vitro diagnostic devices outside the clinical laboratory in order to ensure reliable results comparable to those obtained within the clinical laboratory.

This draft document is available to the public for review and comment for 60 days (March 19, 2014 to May 19, 2014). This review and comment period helps ensure that consensus is achieved so that approved consensus documents can be distributed for use in the health care community. At the end of the 60-day review and comment period, the committee that developed the document is obligated to review all comments, respond in writing to all substantive comments, and revise the draft document as appropriate. CLSI greatly appreciates your valuable feedback.

QMS16 (Proposed Draft)Laboratory Personnel Management

This guideline provides a roadmap for meeting the regulatory and accreditation requirements of personnel management in the laboratory environment. This guideline offers suggestions and examples on managing the processes required for laboratory personnel to fully achieve laboratory leadership’s operational and quality goals.

This draft document is available to the public for review and comment for 60 days (March 7, 2014 to May 6, 2014). This review and comment period helps ensure that consensus is achieved so that approved consensus documents can be distributed for use in the health care community. At the end of the 60-day review and comment period, the committee that developed the document is obligated to review all comments, respond in writing to all substantive comments, and revise the draft document as appropriate. CLSI greatly appreciates your valuable feedback.

POCT06 (Proposed Draft)Guidelines on the Impact of Glucose Measurements When Different Samples Are Used

This guideline provides information to assist the clinical and point-of-care staff in result and measurement procedure comparisons of glucose tests.

This draft document is available to the public for review and comment for 60 days (February 14, 2014 to April 14, 2014). This review and comment period helps ensure that consensus is achieved so that approved consensus documents can be distributed for use in the health care community. At the end of the 60-day review and comment period, the committee that developed the document is obligated to review all comments, respond in writing to all substantive comments, and revise the draft document as appropriate. CLSI greatly appreciates your valuable feedback.

Please note draft CLSI documents are available only for the purposes of review and comment, and are not to be reproduced or circulated for any other reason. Draft documents have not completed the consensus review process, and therefore, shall not be used for any clinical purposes or to satisfy regulatory or accreditation requirements. They should not to be considered either final or published and may not be quoted or referenced.

 

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