Uploading QC Values 1. Obtain the IRMA-specific assay sheets from the ITC website. 2. Access the Settings Options menu. 3. Press “QC”, press “controls”, “select”, “product type”, press “next”. 4. Press “add” to setup new control. 5. Select control level (1,2,3) and press “next”. 6. Enter control lot number and press “next”. 7. Enter control expiration date and press “next”. 8. Select analytes to be measured when running control and press “next”. 9. Enter or barcode scan in the control limits. 10. Uploading of control values will allow automatic flagging of any QC results that test out of range.
Defining Calculated Values QA Users can define the calculated values to be reported with each test and the formulas used to derive the calculated values using the Calculations option: 1. Go to Menu → Settings → Test → Calculations 2. Highlight Calculations and press edit. 3. Highlight Calculated Values from the picklist and press edit. 4. Highlight the calculated values to be reported (depending on product type) with each patient test, and press next. 5. Follow prompts and select settings. **See next slide for notes regarding normalized Ca++.