Certifications, Registrations, Accreditations & Licenses

Vitalant is a non-profit organization that includes three types of Clinical Laboratories: Immunohematology Reference Laboratory (IRL), HLA & Immunogenetics Laboratory (HLA) and Cellular Therapy Laboratory (CTL).

Vitalant IRL facilities are in Phoenix, Denver, Chicago, Pittsburgh, Sacramento, San Francisco and San Bernardino (through our affiliation with Lifestream). The IRL’s are accredited by Clinical Laboratory Improvement Act (CLIA), and the AABB. The Phoenix and Sacramento sites have California State licenses.

Vitalant HLA facilities are in Phoenix, Sacramento, and Spokane. The HLA’s are accredited by CLIA and the American Society for Histocompatibility and Immunogenetics (ASHI). The Phoenix and Sacramento sites carry California State licenses.

Vitalant CTL facilities are in Phoenix and Spokane. The CTL’s are registered with the FDA for HCTPs. The Phoenix location is accredited by Foundation for the Accreditation of Cellular Therapy (FACT), and Licensed with the State of California.

Click on the links below to access and print the certificates as needed.

Immunohematology Reference Laboratory Accreditation

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IRL Laboratory
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) Clinical Laboratory Improvement Amendments (CLIA)
IRL Laboratory
Our laboratories participate in College of American Pathologists (CAP) proficiency testing, among others. Food and Drug Administration (FDA)
IRL Laboratory
AABB
IRL Laboratory
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) Clinical Laboratory Improvement Amendments (CLIA)
IRL Laboratory
Our laboratories participate in College of American Pathologies (CAP) proficiency testing, among others. Food and Drug Administration (FDA)
IRL Laboratory
AABB
CTL Laboratory
IRL Laboratory
American Board of Histocompatibility and Immunogenetics (ABHI)
American Society for Histocompatibility and Immunogenetics (ASHI)
ASHI certificate
ASHI letter accreditation
California Department of Health Services
CTL - Clinical Lab License
CTL Laboratory License for Production of Biologics
HLA Laboratory
IRL Laboratory
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) Clinical Laboratory Improvement Amendments (CLIA)
CTL Laboratory
HLA Laboratory
IRL Laboratory
Our laboratories participate in College of American Pathologists (CAP) proficiency testing, among others.
Food and Drug Administration (FDA)
Cellular Therapy Laboratory
Transfusion Service
Foundation for the Accreditation of Cellular Therapy (FACT)
CTL Laboratory
AABB
IRL Laboratory
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) Clinical Laboratory Improvement Amendments (CLIA)
IRL Laboratory
Our laboratories participate in College of American Pathologists (CAP) proficiency testing, among others.
Food and Drug Administration (FDA)
IRL Laboratory
State Licenses
Pennsylvania Department of Health - IRL Laboratory
New York State Department of Health - IRL Laboratory
AABB
IRL Laboratory
American Society for Histocompatibility and Immunogenetics (ASHI)
ASHI certificate
ASHI letter of accreditation
California Department of Health Services
IRL Laboratory
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) Clinical Laboratory Improvement Amendments (CLIA)
HLA Laboratory
IRL Laboratory
Our laboratories participate in College of American Pathologists (CAP) proficiency testing, among others.
Food and Drug Administration (FDA)
HLA Laboratory
IRL Laboratory
AABB
IRL Laboratory
California Department of Health Services
IRL Laboratory
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid (CMS) Clinical Laboratory Improvement Amendments (CLIA)
IRL Laboratory
Our laboratories participate in College of American Pathologists (CAP) proficiency testing, among others.
Food and Drug Administration (FDA)
IRL Laboratory
AABB
IRL Laboratory
California Department of Health Services
IRL Laboratory
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) Clinical Laboratory Improvement Amendments (CLIA)
IRL Laboratory
Our laboratories participate in College of American Pathologists (CAP) proficiency testing, among others.
Food and Drug Administration (FDA)
IRL Laboratory

Histocompatibility Laboratory Accreditation

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CTL Laboratory
IRL Laboratory
American Board of Histocompatibility and Immunogenetics (ABHI)
American Society for Histocompatibility and Immunogenetics (ASHI)
ASHI certificate
ASHI letter accreditation
California Department of Health Services
CTL - Clinical Lab License
CTL Laboratory License for Production of Biologics
HLA Laboratory
IRL Laboratory
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) Clinical Laboratory Improvement Amendments (CLIA)
CTL Laboratory
HLA Laboratory
IRL Laboratory
Our laboratories participate in College of American Pathologists (CAP) proficiency testing, among others.
Food and Drug Administration (FDA)
Cellular Therapy Laboratory
Transfusion Service
Foundation for the Accreditation of Cellular Therapy (FACT)
CTL Laboratory
AABB
IRL Laboratory
American Society for Histocompatibility and Immunogenetics (ASHI)
ASHI certificate
ASHI letter of accreditation
California Department of Health Services
IRL Laboratory
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) Clinical Laboratory Improvement Amendments (CLIA)
HLA Laboratory
IRL Laboratory
Our laboratories participate in College of American Pathologists (CAP) proficiency testing, among others.
Food and Drug Administration (FDA)
HLA Laboratory
IRL Laboratory
AABB
CTL Laboratory
American Society for Histocompatibility and Immunogenetics (ASHI)
ASHI certificate
ASHI letter of accreditation
Our laboratories participate in College of American Pathologists (CAP) proficiency testing, among others.
Food and Drug Administration (FDA)
CTL Laboratory
HLA Laboratory
State Licenses
Washington State Department of Health - CTL Laboratory
Washington State Department of Health - HLA Laboratory

Cellular Therapy Laboratory

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CTL Laboratory
IRL Laboratory
American Board of Histocompatibility and Immunogenetics (ABHI)
American Society for Histocompatibility and Immunogenetics (ASHI)
ASHI certificate
ASHI letter accreditation
California Department of Health Services
CTL - Clinical Lab License
CTL Laboratory License for Production of Biologics
HLA Laboratory
IRL Laboratory
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) Clinical Laboratory Improvement Amendments (CLIA)
CTL Laboratory
HLA Laboratory
IRL Laboratory
Our laboratories participate in College of American Pathologists (CAP) proficiency testing, among others.
Food and Drug Administration (FDA)
Cellular Therapy Laboratory
Transfusion Service
Foundation for the Accreditation of Cellular Therapy (FACT)
CTL Laboratory
AABB
CTL Laboratory
American Society for Histocompatibility and Immunogenetics (ASHI)
ASHI certificate
ASHI letter of accreditation
Our laboratories participate in College of American Pathologists (CAP) proficiency testing, among others.
Food and Drug Administration (FDA)
CTL Laboratory
HLA Laboratory
State Licenses
Washington State Department of Health - CTL Laboratory
Washington State Department of Health - HLA Laboratory

Corporate quality inspections by Vitalant are conducted for continuous quality improvement.

This internal audit ensures standards of accrediting agencies are upheld within policies and procedures.