EQC

(redirected from External Quality Control)
AcronymDefinition
EQCEmerald Queen Casino (Washington)
EQCEnvironmental Quality Council
EQCEarthquake Commission (New Zealand)
EQCEnvironmental Quality Control
EQCElectronic Quality Control
EQCEffluent Quality Criteria (water management; Canada)
EQCExternal Quality Control
EQCEngagement Qualité Carrefour (French: Carrefour Quality Commitment)
EQCEscrime de Quimper Cornouaille (French fencing club)
EQCEquivalent Circuit
EQCExecutive Quality Council
EQCExemption Quantitation Criteria
EQCEuropean Quality Circle
EQCEquivalent Cases
EQCEngineering Quick Change (engineering design)
EQCEverQuest Classic (video game)
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This article will cover the minimum requirements for use of external quality controls with regard to blood gas QC.
External quality control. J Clin Chem Clin Biochem 1983; 21: 885-92.
External quality control in private Quebec labs is administered by the Laboratoire de sante publique du Quebec.
The results of this assessment, combined with other CDC data, suggest that an excessive number of rapid tests might have been used for external quality control. External controls for rapid HIV tests should be run 1) by a new operator before performing testing, 2) when opening a new test lot or when a new shipment of rapid tests is received, 3) if the temperature in the test storage or testing area falls outside of specified ranges, or 4) at periodic intervals as dictated by the user facility (3).
Further, the analyzer provides users with access to the company's information service Sysmex Network Communication Systems (SNCS), enabling them to receive online support and external quality control services.
For routine external quality control, the Konsiliarlaboratorium fur EM-Erregerdiagnostik at the Robert Koch-Institut in Berlin has conducted an External Quality Assurance-EM Virus Program, which provides panels of specimens containing different agents, since 1994 (www.
And lastly, the Member States will be pushing for the adoption, ratification and implementation by ICAO nations of multilateral agreements to improve security, which would include an internal and external quality control system.
On successful completion of training, all patients performed INR testing on a Coaguchek (Roche Diagnostics) device and performed regular internal and external quality control for a 6-month period.
The bill also would require auditors to have an external quality control review during a 3-year period before an engagement for an ERISA audit.
The fourth general standard requires that each audit organization have an appropriate internal quality control system and undergo an external quality control review.
The call for external quality control for this service was made in a separate call for tenders.
Body fluid analysis external quality control assessment survey [abstract].
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