NASCOLA is a nonprofit organization incorporated in 2000 under USA law with missions that include:
  • Providing proficiency testing for North American laboratories performing diagnostic testing for bleeding or prothrombotic disorders, thereby improving performance standards.

  • Creating a forum for critical evaluation of coagulation testing procedures, reagents and instrumentation.

  • Developing guidelines for appropriate use, performance and interpretation of coagulation tests and results.

  • Enhancing communication among laboratories performing specialized coagulation testing.

  • Promoting education on laboratory testing in hemostasis and thrombosis.

  • Supporting collaborative research activities among participating laboratories.
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