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LabUniversity™ is a distance learning program that was developed by COLA in response to the learning needs of physicians and laboratory staff to obtain convenient laboratory training that will meet certification and licensing requirements. It is an educational resource that can be used anytime, anywhere, via the internet. Learn more >>
CRI® IQCP Workshops help your Laboratory prepare to implement the new Center for Medicaid & Medicare (CMS) IQCP Interpretive Quality Control Guidelines. CRI® is excited to announce our upcoming series of IQCP Workshops, presented by leading experts in the field of IQCP. These full day workshops include informative presentations by several experts in the field of Risk Assessment, often including CMS representatives.Learn more >>
COLA is approved as a provider of continuing education programs in the clinical laboratory sciences by the ASCLS P.A.C.E.® Program. COLA will award CEU certificates for successful completion of course assessments.
This course program provides P.A.C.E.® credit only and is not for individuals that are eligible for CME credit (physicians, nurse practitioners, nurses). For CME credit, register for the courses under the Laboratory Director CME Program category where the courses are offered for CME credit.
This series of 15 courses is designed to help you implement Quality Management Systems in your laboratory. QMS: Introduction to Quality Management in the Medical Laboratory introduces the concept of quality management systems (QMS) and the quality system essentials (QSEs).
This course is designed to provide a basic understanding of waived tests and a good background to properly perform waived tests in your laboratory. The course focuses on following the manufacturer’s instructions and using good laboratory practices to achieve the goal of accurate and reliable test results.
This online educational activity has been designed to meet the needs of individuals in a clinical laboratory, including healthcare professionals working as medical laboratory staff in non-waived diagnostic laboratories, technical consultants, supervisors, testing personnel, and laboratory assistants.