Pennsylvania

CMS still requires validation by one of two methods.  AAB-Proficiency Testing Service is your smart choice for:

Event Catalog # 2013 Price AAB Program Name PA Program Name
NC 2009403 $139 H. pylori Antibody H. pylori Antibody
NC 1011273 $111 Hemoglobin & Hematocrit Hematocrit (spun only)
NC 1011273 $111 Hemoglobin & Hematocrit Hemoglobin (Hemacue & Hemapoint)
NC 2009423 $111 Infectious Mononucleosis Infectious Mononucleosis
NC 1011283 $138 HIV Oral Fluid, Waived Rapid HIV
NC 2091055 $136 Influenza, Waived Rapid Influenza
NC 1011323 $84 Strep Screen, Waived Rapid Strep
C 1009133 $64 Urinalysis Urinalysis
C 1011303 $67 Pregnancy, Urine, Waived Urine Pregnancy
C 1009163 $69 Glucose, WB, Basic, Single Site Whole Blood Glucose
C 1011263 $79 Chemistry, Waived Whole Blood Lipids

*Most waived programs are 2-vials, 3 events per year.

Phone Ordering
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Helicobacter Pylori Antibody [2009403]…………………..$139
Liquid serum samples for qualitative evaluation. Samples are not compatible with the Kimberly Clark CLO method
2 challenges per testing event

Hemoglobin and Hematocrit, Waived [1011273]………..$111
Whole blood samples for testing hemoglobin and hematocrit
2 challenges per testing event

Mononucleosis, Infectious [2009423]………………………..$111
Liquid serum samples for qualitative IgG, IgM or Ig-nonspecific evaluation
5 challenges per testing event

HIV Antibodies, Oral Fluid, Waived [1011283]……………$138
Oral fluid samples using waived methods only
2 challenges per testing event

Influenza A/B, Waived [2091055]…………………………….$136
Samples for influenza testing (two testing events per year)
2 challenges per testing event, 2 testing events

Strep Group A Antigen Screen, Waived [1011323]……….$84
Preinoculated swabs for waived testing, antigen screening only
2 challenges per testing event

Urinalysis [1009133]……………………………………………….$64
Liquid specimen for dipstick methods with urine sediment
1 challenge per testing event

Pregnancy, Urine, Waived [10111303]………………………$67 with Chemistry, Waived….$46
Liquid samples for qualitative analysis of urine pregnancy (hCG)
2 challenges per testing event

Glucose, Whole Blood, Basic
Specimens for analysis of whole blood glucose
Samples are NOT compatible with Roche Accu-Check Easy. For LifeScan SureStep order LIFESCAN-specific specimens
2 challenges per testing event, reporting one value per specimen
Basic, Single Site [1009163]………………………………………..$69
Basic, Single Site, LifeScan [1001213]…………………………. $79
2 challenges per testing event, for reporting up to 20 values per specimen for any combination of operators and/or monitors
Basic, Multiple Site [1009173]……………………………………$156
Basic, Multiple Site, LifeScan [1001223]………………………$165

Chemistry, Waived [1011263]……………………………………….$79
2 challenges per testing event
For use with waived instruments only, such as follows:
Roche Accuceck, Cholestech or other waived methods. Liquid serum samples for analysis of the following analytes:

  • Albumin
  • ALT
  • AST
  • Alkaline Phosphatase
  • Bicarbonate (CO2)
  • Bilirubin, Total
  • Calcium
  • Chloride
  • Cholesterol, Total
  • Creatinine
  • Glucose
  • HDL Cholesterol
  • Phosphorus
  • Potassium
  • Protein, Total
  • Sodium
  • Triglycerides
  • Urea Nitrogen (BUN)
  • Uric Acid