American Proficiency Institute clinical proficiency testing programs are approved by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS), COLA, The Joint Commission (TJC), and all State Health Departments.

Most of our analytes are accepted by the College of American Pathologists (CAP) for meeting the proficiency testing requirements of the Laboratory Accreditation Program (LAP).
A signed release is required for us to provide your PT information to CAP.

2016 Catalog     Order Form      CMS Clarification for Multiple Instrument Testing

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If using another PT company, please send us your current PT provider’s Order Confirmation with instruments and methods to or FAX: 877-771-1354. Please be sure to include your information so we can contact you if we have questions.

New and enhanced 2016 programs

New in 2016

  • Bacterial Vaginosis - See cat. #359 on page 18
  • Lamellar Body Count - See cat. #208 on page 13
  • Sed Rate for the Alcor i-Sed - See cat. #203 on page 13
  • Dedicated molecular programs including Blood Pathogen, GI and Respiratory Panels - See Microbiology section
  • New verification programs added throughout the catalog for secondary instruments or methods - see page 26 for details

The following programs now include more samples

  • CSF & Body Fluids - See cat. #149 on page 10
  • MRSA - See cat. #356 and 366 on pages 19 & 20
  • Shiga Toxin - See catalog #343 on page 20
  • Urinalysis - See catalog #232 and 272 on page 16
  • VRE - See cat. #357 and 367 on pages 20 & 21

We also offer programs specifically designed to meet the testing requirements of the Food Industry.