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MLE

Improving Quality Patient Care Through Accurate Diagnostic Testing

The mission of Medical Laboratory Evaluation (MLE) is to administer a service-oriented laboratory proficiency testing program that provides the technical and educational tools necessary to assess, monitor and improve the quality of laboratory testing.


For over 40 years, MLE, a service of the American College of Physicians, has provided reliable, user-friendly proficiency testing (PT) services at a substantial cost savings for those labs that perform diagnostic testing where blood and bodily fluids are drawn. Our clients include a wide array of public and private clinical laboratories in over 50 countries.

MLE is approved by CMS, COLA, TJC, US state agencies and International regulatory bodies.

Are you CAP accredited? Whether you use MLE as your primary or secondary proficiency testing provider, you'll save on PT for the CAP accepted analytes that we offer and we'll even waive the annual administration fee your first year with us! When you order, select discount offer #10.

Why Choose MLE for Lab Proficiency Testing?

  • First-class White Glove Customer Service and Technical Support
  • Cost-effective “add-ons”
  • Only 3 shipments per year
  • Discount offers and Price Matching Option
    • ACP Membership Discount--MLE waives the annual administration fee of $85 to any organization that has an ACP member on staff.
    • Discounts for Multiple Facilities and Consultant Affiliation
    • Discounts for U.S. Federal Agencies Worldwide
  • Off-Schedule Proficiency Testing—Available to every laboratory, regardless of MLE enrollment status
  • Online Capabilities
    • Online result reporting
    • Evaluation reports—Access reports from 2006 to present
    • Participant Summaries—Print the entire summary or only the pages you need
    • FREE continuing education courses

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Upcoming Events

Come visit the MLE Booth #3354 in Atlanta at the AACC 2015 Annual Meeting and Clinical Lab EXPO

AACC EXPO
Georgia World Congress Center
Atlanta, GA
July 28-30, 2015

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