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Clinical Laboratory Evaluation Program

How can the New York State Department of Health Clinical Laboratory Evaluation Program help you today?

Laboratory Standards


CLEP Program Guide (July 2020)


Apply for a Permit


Permit Modifications


Health Commerce System (HCS)   


Limited Service Laboratories


Certificate of Qualification (CQ) Applications     


Cytotech Registrations


Lab Developed Test (LDT) Approval         


On-Site Survey Process / Facility Personnel Form (FPF)


If you need assistance with something else, we encourage you to use the purple menu to the right, or contact the program with a concern.

Program Updates

Permit Reapplications on Hold

Permit Reapplications on Hold

For clinical laboratories holding a New York State permit:  All permit reapplication processes are on hold.  We are aware that all clinical laboratory permits expire on June 30, 2020 and we are working on this issue.  When new information is available, laboratories will be notified via email and...

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Standard Comment Period Open Through June 15, 2020

Standard Comment Period Extended to June 15, 2020

Proposed revisions to the New York State Clinical Laboratory Standards of Practice, General Systems and Specialty Requirements by Category, are available for review and comment through June 15, 2020.

Please send comments...

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