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North Dakota CLIA Certified Laboratories

Laboratories in North Dakota are certified as meeting the requirements of the Clinical Laboratory Improvement Amendments (CLIA) of 1988. Certification in the CLIA program allows for Medicare/Medicaid reimbursement for lab services in the nearly 600 entities in the state of North Dakota that do some type of lab test.

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  Clinical Laboratory Improvement Amendments (CLIA) Information

Out of State Laboratories (Adobe PDF)

Good Laboratory Practice for Certificate of Waiver laboratories (Adobe PDF)

ND Department of Health - CLIA Bits Newsletter



For more information regarding North Dakota clinical laboratories contact:

Bruce Pritschet 


Bridget Weidner

(Program Manager)

Shelly Heilman 

(CLIA Surveyor)




600 E. Boulevard Ave., Dept. 301 Bismarck N.D., 58505-0200 Phone : 701.328.2352 Fax: 701.328.1890

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