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IQMH Proficiency Testing Year in Review

By Editor on 12/14/2021

In 2021, the COVID-19 pandemicWoman smiling continued to cause global, social, and economic disruption, reaching unprecedented peaks in daily case numbers, hospital admissions, and ICU bed occupancy by the end of the summer. This was due not only to COVID-19 wild-type, but also new variants of concern. These peaks were followed by a sharp decline after vulnerable populations, healthcare workers, and the general public began receiving much-anticipated vaccines.

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Thank you IQMH Proficiency Testing Scientific Committee members

By Editor on 12/14/2021

IQMH relies on health care expertsThank you IQMH Proficiency Testing Committee Members such as physicians, scientists and medical laboratory technologists to provide technical and clinical advice as members of the Proficiency Testing (PT) Scientific Committees. They support PT Consultant Technologists in the fundamental design of proficiency testing surveys, ensure challenges are clinically-relevant and appropriate performance evaluation is developed and implemented each year.

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Maintain your CMLTO professional portfolio with IQMH activities

By Editor on 12/14/2021

A requirement of The College ofMedical lab assistants sitting togetherMedical Laboratory Technologists of Ontario (CMLTO) Quality Assurance Program states that practicing medical laboratory technologists (MLTs) must complete 30 hours of professional development in three different activity types. Continuing education or professional development hours allow members to maintain and enhance their knowledge in the ever-changing environment of medical laboratory science, an important component for improving their professional practice as self-regulated healthcare professionals.

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Become a Proficiency Testing Pathology Assessor

By Editor on 11/9/2021

Woman looking into microscopeThe Institute for Quality Management in Healthcare, Proficiency Testing is seeking pathologists and medical laboratory technologists skilled in the assessment of histological and immunohistochemical stains to serve as assessors for the Pathology Proficiency Testing Program.

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Call for IQMH Proficiency Testing Scientific Committee Applications 2022–2024

By Editor on 10/26/2021

Call for Committee ApplicationsIQMH is seeking volunteers to sit on its Proficiency Testing Scientific Committee(s), effective January 1, 2022. Membership on committees consists of a three-year term of office, renewable once. Committees meet an average of four times a year for half-day or full-day meetings.

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Georgina Ralevski joins IQMH as Director, Centre for Proficiency Testing

By Editor on 9/28/2021
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IQMH Proficiency Testing welcomes Consultant Technologist Ekene Dada

By Editor on 9/28/2021
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Elevating the profile of IQMH volunteers

By Editor on 9/28/2021

Dr. Elaine LeungIQMH brings together experts in the field of laboratory medicine to elevate confidence in the healthcare system.

The IQMH Proficiency Testing Scientific Committees are composed of physicians, technologists and scientists who provide advice to IQMH regarding the fundamental design of Proficiency Testing surveys and ensure that clinically-relevant selection of challenges and appropriate performance evaluation are developed and implemented each year.

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Accreditation Canada Diagnostics Education upcoming course

By Editor on 9/28/2021
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The IQMH Centre for Proficiency Testing is hiring!

By Editor on 2/8/2021

Job OpportunityConsultant Technologist – Microbiology (Contract)

The Institute for Quality Management in Healthcare (IQMH) (an affiliate of Accreditation Canada) is a provider of world-class medical laboratory proficiency testing (PT) programs. IQMH is a not-for-profit organization dedicated to increasing medical laboratories' quality infrastructure through its proficiency testing programs. Our clients are composed of national and international players in the medical diagnostic testing sector. IQMH's Centre for Proficiency Testing provides PT programs for medical laboratories in the following disciplines: chemistry, hematology, endocrinology, immunology, transfusion medicine, pathology, cytopathology, genetics, microbiology, and virology disciplines.

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Improving ways we deliver communications to our clients

By Editor on 1/27/2021
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Centre for Proficiency Testing – Poster Publications Update

By Editor on 1/25/2021
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Thank you to the IQMH Centre for Proficiency Testing Scientific Committee members who volunteered in 2020

By Editor on 12/11/2020

Thank YouThe IQMH Centre for Proficiency Testing Scientific Committees are composed of physicians, technologists and scientists who provide advice to IQMH regarding the fundamental design of Proficiency Testing surveys and ensure that challenges are clinically relevant, and that appropriate performance evaluation is developed and implemented each year.

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PT Take-Away: Updated IQMH Proficiency Testing documents

By Editor on 12/3/2020

PT Take-awayAs a participant in the Centre for Proficiency Testing, participants obtain exclusive access to PT Consensus Practice Recommendations and Reviews. These documents can be found in discipline-specific folders under General - Proficiency Testing, PT Guidelines and Recommendations in the IQMH Documents section in QView.™

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IQMH will be presenting at the 2020 AACC Annual Scientific & Clinical Lab Expo all virtual event

By Editor on 12/2/2020

2020AACC Annual Scientific Meeting

IQMH Centre for Proficiency Testing will be participating in the 2020 AACC Annual Scientific & Clinical Lab Expo all virtual event (December 13–17).

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