Avoid These Pitfalls of Setting Up a Virtual Cytogenetic Testing Lab

Establishing a virtual cytogenetic testing site requires a commitment to apply the highest level of scrutiny to each aspect of the lab. The serious nature of this type of work requires policies and procedures to ensure your cytogenetic technologists are following best practices and delivering uncompromised accuracy.

Each cytogenetic testing facility is subject to regulations to ensure compliance with HIPAA mandates and CLIA certifications. Once certified, lab directors must guarantee that virtual cytogenetic technicians comply with regulations within their facility such as having a dedicated work space and not taking test equipment off premises.

Download the Executive Summary: “Avoid These Pitfalls of Setting Up a Virtual Cytogenetic Testing Lab to learn more about each aspect to consider when establishing a new lab:

  • ASCP certified cytogenetic technologists
  • CLIA certified work locations
  • HIPAA compliant policies and procedures
  • Productivity requirements to meet industry-leading TAT
  • Equipment distribution and tracking
  • Quality assurance and guaranteed results

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You can be confident when choosing Virtual Scientific for your laboratory outsourcing. We have been refining this process for decades and employ only ASCP certified cytogenetic technologists. With an average of 18 years of experience in the field, our techs have the experience to work through the most complex cases with proficiency, speed, and a high degree of accuracy.