Laboratory Question for the Week of May 30, 2016

Laboratory Compliance Question of the Week


How do I change the laboratory director’s name on my CLIA certificate of waiver?


According to the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS), you must notify the appropriate state agency within 30 days about the change in the name of the director for your CLIA certificate. This contact information can be found at

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