The Medical Errors section includes the incidence of laboratory errors, error reduction, root cause analysis, error prevention, and patient safety as it relates to the practice of clinical laboratory personnel.
The AIDS (HIV) section includes the latest HIV Testing Algorithm, proper collection of specimens, lab testing methods, and requirements for reporting HIV results to the ordering physician and to health officials.
The Laws + Board Rules (Clinical Lab) and Supervision / Management section include the Rules enacted by the Board of Clinical Laboratory Personnel, as Chapter 64B3, (1-13), addressing the specific organization, definitions (in regard to laboratories and personnel), approved training programs, trainees, qualification for licensure (Supervisor, Technologist, Technician, Director, & Public Health Personnel), manner of application, documentation for licensure, fees (Application, Licensure, Active Status Renewal), continuing education, and responsibilities of CLP. Although these chapters are discussed in this course, all chapters, titles and rules are accessible at https://www.flrules.org/gateway/Organization.asp?OrgNo=64b3. Also addressed is the Department of Health General Continuing Education Rule 64B-5.002, the Responsibility of the Continuing Education Providers, and is accessible at https: //www.flrules.org/gateway/RuleNo.asp?ID=64B-5.002.