CLIA for Dermatology

Duration: 30 minutes

Target Audience: Those who work in or supervise in a clinical and/or laboratory setting.

Course Overview: Dermatology labs typically requires a moderate level of complexity for Provider Performed Microscopy Procedures (PPMP). This certification is for all offices performing microscopic exams that have a physician, mid-level provider, or dentist who will be performing the laboratory examinations.

Training Includes:

  • Types of CLIA Certification and Criteria

  • Requirements of a PPMP Certificate or Moderate Complexity Classification.

  • Rules and Restrictions

  • How to Obtain a CLIA Certificate

  • Procedure Manual Suggestions

  • Quality Assurance.

  • Proficiency Testing Program

  • CLIA Inspections and Possible Penalties