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Updated September 5, 2012

2012 | 2010 | 2009 | 2008 | 2006 | 2005 | 2003 | 2002 | 1998
1997 | 1995 | 1994 | 1993 | 1992 | 1991 | 1990


2011 2012

Staffing benchmarks for clinical laboratories: a College of American Pathologists Q-Probes study of laboratory staffing at 98 institutions. Arch Pathol Lab Med. 2012;136(2):140-147.


2010 2010

Blood bank safety practices: mislabeled samples and wrong blood in tube – a Q-Probes analysis of 122 clinical laboratories. Arch Pathol Lab Med. 2010;134(9):1108-1115.


2009 2009

Document control practices in 120 clinical laboratories.


2008

Accuracy Of Send-Out Test Ordering: A College Of American Pathologists Q-Probes Study Of Ordering Accuracy In 97 Clinical Laboratories

2006

Identification Errors Involving Clinical Laboratories: A College of American Pathologists Q-Probes Study of Patient and Specimen Identification Errors at 120 Institutions

2006: Hospital Nursing Satisfaction With Clinical Laboratory Services: A College of American Pathologists Q-Probes Study of 162 Institutions


2005

Staffing Benchmarks for Clinical Laboratories: A College of American Pathologists Q-Probes Study of Staffing at 151 Institutions


2003

Type and Screen Completion for Scheduled Surgical Procedures: A College of American Pathologists Q-PROBES Study of 8941 Type and Screen Tests in 108 Institutions

Audit of Transfusion Procedures in 660 Hospitals: A College of American Pathologists Q-PROBES Study of Patient Identification and Vital Sign Monitoring Frequencies in 16,494 Transfusions


2002

Quality Indicators of Blood Utilization: Three College of American Pathologists
Q-PROBES Studies of 12,288,404 Red Blood Cell Units in 1,639 Hospitals

Quality Indicators of Fresh Frozen Plasma and Platelet Utilization: Three College of American Pathologists Q-PROBES Studies of 8,981,796 Units of Fresh Frozen Plasma and Platelets in 1639 Hospitals

Operating Room Blood Delivery Turnaround Time: A College of American Pathologists Q-PROBES Study of 12647 Units of Blood Components in 466 Institutions

Q-TRACKS: A College of American Pathologists Program of Continuous Monitoring and Logitudinal Performance Tracking


1998

Blood Component Preparation Turnaround Time (PDF, 573 K)


1997

The College of American Pathologists, 1946-1996: Quality Assurance Service
(PDF, 652 K)


1995

Patient Satisfaction with Phlebotomy Service (PDF, 637 K)

Autologous Blood Transfusion Practices (PDF, 1.28 MB)

Transfusion Medicine Monitoring Practices: A Study of the College of American Pathologists/Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Outcomes Working Group (PDF, 555 K)


1994

The Use of Q-PROBES in Modifying Transfusion Practice (PDF, 294 K)

Inpatient Phlebotomy Practices: A College of American Pathologists Q-PROBES Quality Improvement Study of 2,351,643 Phlebotomy Requests (PDF, 418 K)

Phlebotomists’ Safety Practices: A College of American Pathologists Q-PROBES Study of 683 Institutions (PDF, 451 K)


1993

Transfusion Appropriateness (PDF, 1.06 MB)

Wristband Identification Error Reporting in 712 Hospitals: A College of American Pathologists Q-PROBES Study of Quality Issues in Transfusion Practice (PDF, 366 K)


1992

Laboratory Safety Practices and Policies (PDF, 1 MB)

Preoperative Autologous Blood Donation in 612 Hospitals: A College of American Pathologists Q-PROBES Study of Quality Issues in Transfusion Practice (PDF, 509 K)

Quantification of Errors in Laboratory Reports: A Quality Improvement Study of the College of American Pathologists Q-PROBES Program (PDF, 522 K)


1991

The INR and Monitoring Oral Anticoagulation (PDF, 861 K)

Laboratory Phlebotomy: College of American Pathologists Q-PROBES Study of Patient Satisfaction and Complications in 23,783 Patients (PDF, 423 K)


1990

Coagulation Test Utilization (PDF, 773 K)

Laboratory Quality Assurance (PDF, 481 K)

The Response to the Challenge for the College of American Pathologists New
Q-PROBES Program: The Impact of Whole Blood Testing on Response Time

(PDF, 225 K)