Emory Medical Laboratory Services

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Assisted Reproductive Technology (ART), Embryology, and Sperm Bank Records

This series documents fertility efforts undertaken through use of a sperm bank, embryology, and assisted reproductive technology (ART).

Equipment Records

This series documents equipment maintenance and functioning. This series may include, but is not limited to: calibration and validation, maintenance and inspection, operating instructions and manuals.

Immunohematology

This series documents testing and quality control for transfusion services, including donor processing, compatibility testing, and transfusion reaction investigations.

Laboratory Errors

This series documents inadequately prepared slides, unsatisfactory specimens, and associated notifications in Cytology labs.

Pathology Records

This series documents the request, results, and correction of cytology, histopathology, and pathology reports. This series may include, but is not limited to: request forms, diagrams, registers, and reports.

Proficiency Testing Records

This series documents proficiency testing and remedial actions taken in the event of an unacceptable score.

Quality Control Records

This series documents quality control programs enacted to ensure that accurate test results are reported. This series may include, but is not limited to: performance specifications, requisitions, instrument documentation, and specimen identification and tracking records.

Sterilization Records

This series documents the testing of facilities or equipment for infectious substances, and the sterilization of equipment or materials for medical use. This series may include, but is not limited to: sterilization graphs and autoclave records.

Tissue Bank Records

This series documents the harvesting, processing, storage and transportation of human tissues. This series may include, but is not limited to: requisitions, authorizations, test procedures, and analytic system records.

Validation of Quantitative Methods

This series documents the validation of methods of analysis adopted and the assessment of the results of such validation work. This series may include, but is not limited to: procedures and results.