Description of the programme

These External Quality Assessments (AGLAE's programme ‘85A’) in blood address medical laboratories and hospital laboratories.

Features of this EQA:

  •  Samples close to patient samples
  •  Results reported on-line

Number of tests
4
Number of participants
New in 2021
Accreditation of the programme
Yes
Cost of the programme*
300 € excl. VAT
Date of the tests
check the annex (register up to one month before distribution)
* For laboratories internationally, shipping costs are extra

List of parameters

Bacteraemia: presence / absence

Positivity delay: statistical appraisal
Gram staining: a presentation of the results observed by laboratories will be provided in the test report.
Notes:
-    a specific programme for fungaemia is provided
-    a programme for bacteraemia with the complete analysis of the process (detection and identification of the bacterial strains, antibiogram) is also provided