In this video, Rachna Chaudhari, the AAD's practice management manager, offers an overview of the CLIA application process and how to comply with CLIA.
(The following column appeared in the February 2014 issue of Dermatology World.)
By Rachna Chaudhari, the AAD's practice management manager
The Academy’s practice management staff frequently receives inquiries related to compliance issues with CLIA. Whether they have an in-office dermatopathology lab or simply perform a few fungal cultures, most dermatology practices require CLIA certification of one kind or another. The following FAQs guide practices through this process.