Training Modules Available for Point of Care Antigen Test Devices

Jackie Pappalardi in Clinical & Quality

The FDA and CLIA requires facilities performing waived tests follow manufacturer’s instructions. An individual at the facility must have proper knowledge and training to utilize the device, including proof of completing the training. Proper use and maintenance of the test device and specimen collection may also improve the accuracy of results. Below are the manufacturers training sites for the Quidel Sofia 2 and the BD Veritor System: 

NYSHFA/NYSCAL CONTACTS:

Jackie Pappalardi, RN, BSN
Executive Director
518-462-4800 x16