A small California laboratory's experience with implementing the TNI Standard. We will share our philosophical approach, timeline of implementation steps, advice on where to start, suggestions on how to organize your records, and examples of what we would have done differently if we had to do it all again.
Recognize ways that laboratory accreditation can make improvements in laboratory operations through implementation of a documented quality system.
Evaluate your laboratory's current quality assurance system and use it to satisfy most of the TNI standard.
Have confidence in knowing that implementation of the TNI standard is possible for small laboratories to achieve.