Point-of-care testing (POCT) -- Requirements for quality and competence
ISO 22870:2006 gives specific requirements applicable to point-of-care testing and is intended to be used in conjunction with ISO 15189. The requirements of ISO 22870:2006 apply when POCT is carried out in hospital, clinic and by a healthcare organization providing ambulatory care. It can be applied to transcutaneous measurements, the analysis of expired air, and in vivo monitoring of physiological parameters.
Patient self-testing in a home or community setting is excluded, but elements of ISO 22870:2006 can be applicable.
Document published on: 2006-02-01 Edition: 1 (Monolingual) ICS: 03.120.10; 11.100.01 Status: Published Stage: 90.92 (2016-04-01) TC/SC: ISO/TC 212 Number of Pages: 11
Revised by: ISO/FDIS 22870
No corrigenda or amendments available