IQCP Implementation Tools


How will the CRI® IQCP Program help you develop your laboratory’s IQCP?

The CRI® IQCP Program is designed to assist you in developing and implementing IQCP, customized to the diversity and unique testing conditions in your laboratory.

The CRI® IQCP program will assist you in meeting the following key objectives:

  • Perform a meaningful risk assessment
  • Customize your QC Plan according to test method, utilization, environmental factors, and personnel competency to produce a QC plan that is clinically and economically beneficial
  • Optimize your current QC/QA processes
  • Adhere to federal, state and accrediting organization requirements
  • Ensure continuous quality patient care, with optimal clinical outcomes
  • Identifying new initiatives and ongoing measures to improve the quality of patient care

This IQCP Program provides tools necessary in developing a QC plan unique to your laboratory, by offering your laboratory flexibility to choose the access format that will best suit your needs.

CRI® IQCP Program is “QC made EZ”!

Computer Requirements: Internet Explorer 9 or higher, Chrome or Firefox/Mozilla.

The CRI® IQCP program offers the following components:



This software tool provides all laboratories from small POLs, to hospitals and independent labs, with a guide or roadmap on how to perform a risk assessment and develop an IQCP. It is designed to assist laboratories biopsy their current QC methods and receive customized recommendations on how to align their QC programs with IQCP guidelines. You will be guided through a chronological set of questions, offering common examples of potential sources of error that could occur throughout all phases of testing, pre analytic, analytic, and post analytic. Based on your responses to these questions, an IQCP Summary Report will be generated which includes your overall risk score and the IQCP components that you have identified throughout your risk assessment. It will include a classification of risk, according to score from your scored answers.

CRI® IQCP E-Optimizer $249 IQCP_purchase



The CRI®Implementation Guide is an all-inclusive guide in assisting in the implementation of IQCP specific to your laboratory. It provides an overview of QC, including the evolution and basic concepts of QC, and culminating with the evolution of the IQCP, its definition, how it is used and when it should be used. The IQCP Implementation Guide will provide a roadmap to performing true Risk Management unique to your laboratory. It will guide you through the development of a Risk Assessment Plan, by utilizing such tools as Process Mapping, Fishbone, and a Risk Identification Table. (Includes completed examples). (DOWNLOAD)

CRI® IQCP Implementation Guide $199       IQCP_purchase



CRI® IQCP Implementation Package

The CRI® IQCP Implementation Package includes CRI® E-Optimizer Software Tool and the CRI® Implementation Guide (DOWNLOAD) as described above.

CRI® IQCP Implementation Package $399 IQCP_purchase



Additional Links:

Additional IQCP Educational Products IQCP Workshop Series IQCP Home page


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