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ADVISORY CONCERNING ELECTRONIC CIGARETTES, THE PRACTICE OF “VAPING,” “JUULING” AND USE OF OTHER ELECTRONIC NICOTINE DELIVERY SYSTEMS OR ENDS

Clinical Laboratory Improvement Amendments (CLIA)

The Office of Health Care Facilities administers the certification of laboratory programs within Tennessee in accordance with the Clinical Laboratory Improvement Amendments of 1988 (CLIA). This program is regulated for compliance under guidelines set forth in Federal Regulations 42 CFR Parts §493.1 through §493.1850.