New York State Public Health Law requires that all individuals designated as laboratory directors or assistant directors at a clinical laboratory or blood bank holding or applying for a New York State clinical laboratory permit to hold a Certificate of Qualification in the required category(ies).

Please refer to Part 19 of Title 10 of the New York, Codes, Rules and Regulations governing to issuance of a Certificate of Qualification.  A link to this regulation is available on our Laws and Regulations page.