08/05/2020: Lab Update: CDC Updates Reporting FAQs for COVID-19 Testing

CDC's Laboratory Outreach Communication System (LOCS)

Audience: Clinical Laboratory Professionals

Subject: CDC Updates Reporting FAQs for COVID-19 Testing

Level: Laboratory Update

CDC recently updated the frequently asked questions (FAQs) on laboratory data reporting guidance for COVID-19 testing. The new FAQs address popular topics such as the technical requirements for reporting, the data elements to report on and the corresponding deadlines, and reporting for Ask on Order Entry (AOE) questions. Click here to view the updated FAQs.

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The Laboratory Outreach Communication System

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Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)