Table 13: Clinical Laboratory Improvement Amendment (CLIA) Classification of Family Physicians' Office Laboratories (as of December 2014)

Clinical Laboratory Improvement Amendment (CLIA) Classification of Family Physicians' Office Laboratories (as of December 2014)

 Not Registered under CLIA
Waived LabModerate Complexity Lab
Provider Performed Microscopy Lab
High Complexity LabValid N
 : All RespondentsNot Registered under CLIA: 14%Waived Lab: 56%Moderate Complexity Lab : 13%Provider Performed Microscopy Lab : 14%High Complexity Lab: 3%Valid N: 411
 :  Not Registered under CLIA:  Waived Lab:  Moderate Complexity Lab :  Provider Performed Microscopy Lab :  High Complexity Lab:  Valid N:  
 : Employment Status
 : Owner/Partial Owner
Not Registered under CLIA: 11%Waived Lab: 64%Moderate Complexity Lab : 12%Provider Performed Microscopy Lab : 12%High Complexity Lab: 1%Valid N: 169
 : EmployedNot Registered under CLIA: 13%Waived Lab: 53%Moderate Complexity Lab : 12%Provider Performed Microscopy Lab : 18%High Complexity Lab: 4%Valid N: 199
 :  Not Registered under CLIA:  Waived Lab:  Moderate Complexity Lab :  Provider Performed Microscopy Lab :  High Complexity Lab:  Valid N:  
 : Number of Years Since Residency Completion
 : Seven or Fewer YearsNot Registered under CLIA: 22%Waived Lab: 46%Moderate Complexity Lab : 20%Provider Performed Microscopy Lab : 7%High Complexity Lab: 4%Valid N: 54
 : More than Seven Years
Not Registered under CLIA: 10%Waived Lab: 59%Moderate Complexity Lab : 11%Provider Performed Microscopy Lab : 17%High Complexity Lab: 2%Valid N: 367

Source: American Academy of Family Physicians, 2014 Practice Profile Survey