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Judy Yost, M.A., MT(ASCP)
Director, Division of Laboratory Services
Centers of Medicare and Medicaid Services
7500 Security Boulevard
Baltimore, MD 21244
Dear Ms. Yost:
The American Society for Microbiology (ASM) appreciates the opportunity to comment on the draft copy of the revised Interpretive Guidelines, Appendix C of the State Operations Manual, which applies to the CLIA regulations on quality control and laboratory director requirements that were published in the Federal Register on January 24, 2003.The ASM's Public and Scientific Affairs Board's (PSAB) Committee on Professional Affairs reviewed the draft document and would like to submit the following concerns and comments for your consideration in preparation of the final document.