Useful resources and publications

Documents

Ten Principles for Laboratory Modernisation

 National Laboratory Handbook Vol. 1

Guidelines

Guidelines for Safe and Effective Management and Use of Point of Care Testing

Guidelines for Safe and Effective Management and Use of Point of Care Testing in Primary and Community Care

 

Projects

Stop and Think: Sensible Test Ordering Practice in an Emergency Department

Project report

Powerpoint presentation

 

Related Websites

·       RCPI Faculty Pathology www.rcpi.ie

·       The Irish Society of Surgical Pathology, http://issp.ie/

·       The Irish Haematology Society, http://haematologyireland.org/

·       The Irish Society of Clinical Microbiologists, http://www.iscm.ie/

·       The Association of Clinical biochemists in Ireland  http://www.acbi.ie/

·       The Academy of Medical Laboratory Sciencehttps://www.amls.ie/

·       The Irish External Quality Assessment Schemehttp://www.ieqas.ie/

·       The Irish National Accreditation Board http://www.inab.ie/

·       The National Clinical Programme for Healthcare Associated Infection  http://www.hse.ie/eng/about/Who/qualityandpatientsafety/safepatientcare/HCAI_Programme/Introduction.html