64B3-5.002. Supervisor  


Effective on Wednesday, April 18, 2018
  • 1Qualifications and Responsibilities.

    4(1) Qualification. Degrees or semester hours of academic credit required in this section shall be obtained at a regionally accredited college or university or by foreign education equated pursuant to subsection 3564B3-6.002(6), 36F.A.C.

    37(2) To be licensed as a supervisor, an applicant: shall be licensed or meet the requirements for licensure as a technologist; complete a one-hour educational course acceptable to the Board on human immunodeficiency virus and acquired immune deficiency syndrome or provide an affidavit that the course will be completed within six (6) months of licensure; and meet the requirements of one of the options set forth in subsection (3), below:

    107(3)(a) Microbiology, Serology/Immunology, Clinical Chemistry, Hematology, Immunohematology, Blood Banking (Donor Processing), Cytogenetics.

    119Education

    120Option

    121Training/Experience

    122Certification

    123Doctoral Degree in Clinical Laboratory, Chemical or Biological Science 132with 24 semester hours of academic science including 6 semester hours of biological sciences and 6 semester hours of chemical sciences

    1531a

    1541 year of pertinent clinical laboratory experience in the specialty area in which licensure is sought, and

    17125 hours of Board-approved continuing education in supervision and administration or GS (ABB)

    184As required for technologist licensure.

    1891b

    1901 year of pertinent clinical laboratory experience in the specialty area in which licensure is sought

    206DLM (ASCP) or

    209SC (ASCP) for clinical chemistry

    214SH (ASCP) for hematology and

    219SBB (ASCP) for blood banking and immunohematology

    226SM (ASCP) for microbiology

    230TS (ABB) for specialty sought

     

     

     

     

    235Masters Degree in Clinical Laboratory, Chemical or Biological Science with 24 semester hours of academic science including 6 semester hours of biological sciences and 6 semester hours of chemical sciences

    2652a

    2663 years of pertinent clinical laboratory experience, with at least 1 year experience in the specialty area in which licensure is sought, and

    28925 hours of Board-approved continuing education in supervision and administration or GS (ABB)

    302As required for technologist licensure.

    3072b

    3083 years of pertinent clinical laboratory experience, with at least 1 year experience in the specialty area in which licensure is sought

    330DLM (ASCP) or

    333SC (ASCP) for clinical chemistry

    338SH (ASCP) for hematology and

    343SBB (ASCP) for blood banking and immunohematology

    350SM (ASCP) for microbiology

    354TS (ABB) for specialty sought

     

     

     

     

    359Bachelors Degree in Clinical Laboratory, Chemical or Biological Science with 24 semester hours of academic science including 6 semester hours of biological sciences and 6 semester hours of chemical sciences

    3893a

    3905 years of pertinent clinical laboratory experience, with at least 2 years experience at the Technologist level, and at least 1 year experience in the specialty area in which licensure is sought, and

    42325 hours of Board-approved continuing education in supervision and administration or GS (ABB)

    436As required for technologist licensure.

    4413b

    4425 years of pertinent clinical laboratory experience, with at least 2 years experience at the Technologist level, and at least 1 year experience in the specialty area in which licensure is sought

    474DLM (ASCP) or

    477SC (ASCP) for clinical chemistry

    482SH (ASCP) for hematology and

    487SBB (ASCP) for blood banking and immunohematology

    494SM (ASCP) for microbiology

    498TS (ABB) for specialty sought

    503(b) Cytology.

    505Education

    506Option

    507Training/Experience

    508Certification

    509Doctoral Degree in Clinical Laboratory Science in Cytology

    5171a

    5181 year of pertinent clinical laboratory experience, and

    52625 hours of Board-approved continuing education in supervision and administration or GS (ABB)

    539As required for technologist licensure.

    5441b

    5451 year of pertinent clinical laboratory experience

    552SCT (ASCP)

     

     

     

     

    554Masters Degree in Clinical Laboratory Science in Cytology

    5622a

    5633 years of pertinent clinical laboratory experience, and

    57125 hours of Board-approved continuing education in supervision and administration or GS (ABB)

    584As required for technologist licensure.

    5892b

    5903 years of pertinent clinical laboratory experience

    597SCT (ASCP)

     

     

     

     

    599Bachelors Degree with 16 semester hours of academic science

    6083a

    6095 years of pertinent clinical laboratory experience in cytology, and

    61925 hours of Board-approved continuing education in supervision and administration or GS (ABB)

    632As required for technologist licensure.

    6373b

    6385 years of pertinent clinical laboratory experience in cytology

    647SCT (ASCP)

     

     

     

     

    649Associate Degree

    6514

    65210 years of pertinent clinical laboratory experience in cytology within the previous 15 years

    666ASCP certification prior to 1985.

    671(c) Histology.

    673Education

    674Option

    675Training/Experience

    676Certification

    677as required by certifying body

    6821a

    •                           6835 years of pertinent clinical laboratory experience in histology, and
    •                           69325 hours of Board-approved continuing education in supervision and administration within the previous 5 years

    708HTL (ASCP)

    7101b

    •                           7115 years of pertinent clinical laboratory experience post-certification, and
    •                           72048 hours of Board-approved continuing education in supervision and administration within the previous 5 years

    735HT (ASCP)

    7371c

    •                           7385 years of pertinent clinical laboratory experience, and
    •                           74648 hours of Board-approved continuing education in supervision and administration within the previous 5 years, and Florida licensure as a technologist in the specialty of histology

    772Not required

    774(d) Andrology, Embryology.

    777Education

    778Option

    779Training/Experience

    780Certification

    781Doctoral Degree in Clinical Laboratory, Chemical, or Biological Science with 24 semester hours of academic science including 6 semester hours of biological sciences and 6 semester hours of chemical sciences

    8111a

    8121 year of pertinent clinical laboratory experience, and

    82025 hours of Board-approved continuing education in supervision and administration or GS (ABB)

    833As required for technologist licensure.

    8381b

    8391 year of pertinent clinical laboratory experience in the specialty area in which licensure is sought

    855TS (ABB) for specialty sought.

     

     

     

     

    860Masters Degree

    862in Clinical Laboratory, Chemical, or Biological Science with 24 semester hours of academic science including 6 semester hours of biological sciences and 6 semester hours of chemical sciences

    8902a

    8913 years of pertinent clinical laboratory experience, and

    89925 hours of Board-approved continuing education in supervision and administration or GS (ABB)

    912As required for technologist licensure.

    9172b

    9183 years of pertinent clinical laboratory experience, with at least 1 year experience in the specialty area in which licensure is sought

    940TS (ABB) for specialty sought.

     

     

     

     

     

    945Bachelors Degree in Clinical Laboratory, Chemical, or Biological Science with 24 semester hours of academic science including 6 semester hours of biological sciences and 6 semester hours of chemical sciences

    9753a

    9765 years of pertinent clinical laboratory experience, with at least 2 years experience in the specialty area in which licensure is sought, and

    99925 hours of Board-approved continuing education in supervision and administration or GS (ABB)

    1012As required for technologist licensure.

    10173b

    10185 years of pertinent clinical laboratory experience, with at least 2 years experience in the category in which licensure is sought

    1039TS (ABB) for specialty sought.

    1044(e) Histocompatibility.

    1046Education

    1047Option

    1048Training/Experience

    1049Certification

    1050as required by certifying body

    10551

    1056as required by certifying body

    1061CH1062S (ABHI)

     

     

     

     

    1064Doctoral Degree in Clinical Laboratory, Chemical or Biological Science

    10732a

    10741 year of pertinent clinical laboratory experience, and

    108225 hours of Board-approved continuing education in supervision and administration GS (ABB)

    1094As required for technologist licensure.

    10992b

    11001 year of pertinent clinical laboratory experience

    1107CH1108S (ABHI)

     

     

     

     

    1110Masters Degree

    1112in Clinical Laboratory, Chemical or Biological Science

    11193a

    11203 years of pertinent clinical laboratory experience, and

    112825 hours of Board-approved continuing education in supervision and administration or GS (ABB)

    1141As required for technologist licensure.

    11463b

    1147Three years of pertinent clinical laboratory experience

    1154CH1155S (ABHI)

     

     

     

     

    1157Bachelors Degree

    1159in Clinical Laboratory, Chemical or Biological Science

    11664a

    11675 years of pertinent clinical laboratory experience, and

    117525 hours of Board-approved continuing education in supervision and administration or GS (ABB)

    1188As required for technologist licensure.

    11934b

    11945 years of pertinent clinical laboratory experience

    1201CH1202S (ABHI)

    1204(f) Molecular Pathology.

    1207Education

    1208Option

    1209Training/Experience

    1210Certification

    1211Doctoral Degree in Clinical Laboratory, Chemical or Biological Science 1220with 24 semester hours of academic science including 6 semester hours of biological sciences and 6 semester hours of chemical sciences

    12411a

    12421 year of pertinent clinical laboratory experience in the specialty area in which licensure is sought, and

    125925 hours of Board-approved continuing education in supervision and administration or GS (ABB)

    1272As required for technologist licensure.

    12771b

    12781 year of pertinent clinical laboratory experience in the specialty area in which licensure is sought

    1294The Molecular Diagnostics examination given by ABB or 1302CH1303S (ABHI).

    1305SMB (ASCP)

     

     

     

     

     

    1307Masters Degree in Clinical Laboratory, Chemical or Biological Science with 16 semester hours of academic science

    13232a

    13243 years of pertinent clinical laboratory experience, and

    133225 hours of Board-approved continuing education in supervision and administration or GS (ABB)

    1345As required for technologist licensure.

    13502b

    13513 years of pertinent clinical laboratory experience in the specialty area in which licensure is sought

    1367The Molecular Diagnostics examination given by ABB or 1375CH1376S (ABHI).

    1378SMB (ASCP)

     

     

     

     

    1380Bachelors Degree

    1382with 16 semester hours of academic science with 16 semester hours of academic science

    13963a

    13975 years of pertinent clinical laboratory experience with at least 2 years experience at the Technologist level, and

    141525 hours of Board-approved continuing education in supervision and administration or GS (ABB)

    1428As required for technologist licensure.

    14333b

    14345 years of pertinent clinical laboratory experience with at least 2 years experience at the Technologist level

    1451The Molecular Diagnostics examination given by ABB or 1459CH1460S (ABHI).

    1462SMB (ASCP)

    1464(4) The Board approved Supervision and Administration examinations, used in lieu of the required 25 hours of supervision and administration continuing education are:

    1487(a) The Diplomate in Laboratory Management examination administered by the American Society for Clinical Pathology (ASCP);

    1503(b) The Specialist in Blood Banking examination administered by ASCP for the specialties of Blood Banking and Immunohematology;

    1521(c) The Specialist in Microbiology examination administered by ASCP for the specialty of microbiology;

    1535(d) The Specialist in Cytotechnology examination administered by ASCP for the specialty of Cytology;

    1549(e) The Specialist in Chemistry examination administered by ASCP for the specialty of Clinical Chemistry;

    1564(f) The Specialist in Hematology examination administered by ASCP for the specialty of Hematology;

    1578(g) The Certified Histocompatibility examination (CHS) administered by the American Board of Histocompatibility and Immunogenetics (ABHI);

    1594(h) The Specialist in Andrology/Embryology examination administered by the American Board of Bioanalysis;

    1607(i) The Specialist in Molecular Diagnostics examination administered by the American Board of Bioanalysis;

    1621(j) The Generalist Supervisor examination administered by the American Board of Bioanalysis;

    1633(k) The National Registry of Certified Chemists (NRCC) examinations.

    1642(l) Specialist in Molecular Biology examination administered by ASCP for the specialty of molecular pathology.

    1657Rulemaking Authority 1659483.805(4), 1660483.823 FS. 1662Law Implemented 1664381.0034(3), 1665483.809, 1666483.823 FS. 1668History–New 12-6-94, Amended 7-12-95, 12-4-95, Formerly 59O-5.002, Amended 5-26-98, 1-11-99, 6-10-99, 3-11-01, 9-19-01, 5-23-02, 10-14-02, 9-16-03, 4-20-04, 2-23-06, 5-25-06, 7-9-07, 2-7-08, 6-17-09, 1-30-12, 2-21-16, 10-17-17, 4-18-18.

     

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