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What does NAACLS stand for?

NAACLS stands for National Accrediting Agency for Clinical Laboratory Sciences


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Theory questions address recent federal safety standards, Clinical and Laboratory Standards Institute guidelines, and the National Accrediting Agency for Clinical Laboratory Sciences competencies.
In 1999, the National Accrediting Agency for Clinical Laboratory Sciences issued its "Program Revitalization Strategies for Survival" (3) which contained many well thought-out ideas for recruiting students into the field.
According to the National Accrediting Agency for Clinical Laboratory Sciences (NAACLS) most recent statistics the number of educational programs for medical laboratory and clinical laboratory technicians (MLT/CLT) and medical technologists and clinical laboratory scientists (MT/CLS) have remained relatively steady for the past three years.
DCLS PURPOSE The aim of the profession, as expressed in the position statement of the American Society for Clinical Laboratory Science (ASCLS) and the National Accrediting Agency for Clinical Laboratory Sciences, is the "creation and implementation of a doctorate in clinical laboratory science (DCLS), an advanced degree that requires comprehensive knowledge of test methodologies, their limitations, pre- and post-analytical and patient circumstances that could invalidate test results; and knowledge of healthcare policy and delivery systems, principles of education, research and management.