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Laboratory Consulting

From setup, to ongoing lab consulting, and compliance training, our MedSol program’s licensed professionals can provide the support you need for your laboratory.

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Lab setup

Lab setup assistance from McKesson Medical-Surgical.MedSol’s lab setup option provides assistance with licensure, personnel verification, development of policy and procedure, QA plans, validation study development and general guidance throughout lab setup.

The reference lab setup option includes a customized CD for client services directory according to CLIA requirements. MedSol’s lab consulting includes ongoing support with monthly calls or site visits to discuss and assess quality control, maintenance, proficiency and quality assessment for continued compliance in the laboratory setting.

The lab setup option includes:
  • CLIA licensure or upgrade applications
  • State-specific licensure application
  • Enrollment in proficiency testing
  • Evaluation of laboratory director and personnel qualifications
  • Enrollment in laboratory director course
  • Enrollment with accreditation organization if desired
  • Compilation of general laboratory policy and procedure manual
  • Compilation of assay-specific policy
  • Compilation of a complete quality assessment plan
  • General laboratory safety policy
  • Data reduction with validation of analyzers
  • All logs for reagent inventory, temperature, QC and patient testing
  • General guidance for proper CPT coding
  • Preparation for CLIA or accreditation organization survey and inspection process

Ongoing lab consulting & technical support

Ongoing laboratory consultant services from McKesson Medical-Surgical.Whether on-site or by phone, fax or email, MedSol’s ongoing lab consulting provides you with a choice of monthly, bi-monthly, quarterly or six-month review of all quality control, quality assessment, calibration, maintenance, proficiency testing and personnel records. Ongoing consulting updates you on CLIA and state regulatory changes. MedSol’s licensed professionals can help ensure your lab is efficient, compliant and continues to provide quality testing.

The ongoing consulting option includes:
  • Monthly review of quality control
  • Monthly review of quality assessment plan
  • Schedule for performance of calibration and calibration verification
  • Data reduction for six-month calibration verification studies
  • Review of proficiency testing with remedial action as warranted
  • Notification for renewal of licensure
  • Updates for all CLIA and state-specific regulatory requirements
  • Assistance with validation studies for new testing
  • Patient population reference range verification
  • Update to policy and procedure manual as warranted
  • Annual competency reviews

Case Study


Learn how Downriver Medical Associates improved clinical efficiency at its new on-site clinical laboratory with the help of MedSol Laboratory Consulting.



Laboratory strategy & management

Ongoing lab consultingMedSol support includes many support services designed to help you provide continued quality testing. These services ensure your lab is efficient and financially healthy with a commitment to assist in improving patient outcomes.

 

MedSol consultants can provide:
  • Introduction to lab training course
  • On-site mock inspections
  • Policy and procedure manuals
  • Post inspection correction and restorative processes

More lab services

Laboratory Implementation Team

Our Laboratory Implementation Team helps with initial lab setup and implementation, ensuring you have enough space for lab equipment, verifying hazard protocols, validating and testing equipment and more. This team can help set up single pieces of lab equipment or help build an entire new lab. Email us today to get started.

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Laboratory Specialists

Expanding or building your lab? Our team of laboratory specialists is available to help provide specialized consulting on various laboratory equipment and categories. Contact a laboratory specialist today. 

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Laboratory Services

Providing laboratory testing at the point of care can come with unique challenges, but we’re here to help, offering services from consulting and clinical programs to intelligence software.

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