Organizations That Have Adopted Guidelines

National Organizations

College of American Pathologists (1998)
American Society of Cytopathology
American Society for Clinical Pathology
American Society for Cytotechnology

State Pathology Organizations

Alabama (2001), endorsed CAP guidelines
Arizona
California (1996), own guidelines
Colorado
Florida
Georgia
Illinois (2005)
Kansas
Kentucky
Maine, accepted Vermont’s
Massachusetts
Michigan (1998)
Minnesota (2001)
Nevada
New Hampshire
North Carolina
Ohio
Oregon (1998), accepted CAP version
Pennsylvania
Rhode Island, accepted California’s
Vermont, own guidelines
Virginia (1999)
Wisconsin, accepted CAP version
South Carolina (1994)
Texas, accepted modified CAP version
Wyoming

State Cytology Organizations

Alabama Society of Cytology
Arkansas Society of Cytology
Florida Society of Cytology
Kansas Cytology Association
Minnesota Cytology Society
South Carolina Society of Cytology (1994)
Southern Association of Cytotechnology
Texas Cytology Society

State Medical Societies

Kentucky
Pennsylvania
Wisconsin

 

(Updated as of February 2005)