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Welcome to COLA Cares

Protecting Patient Safety & Building a Better Community

Exceptional work carried out by the entire team of professionals helps COLA fulfill its primary objective: Enhancing patient safety.

COLA will support that objective through exciting opportunities to celebrate COLA’s successes, engage in professional development and community- reinforcing activities, and perform work which serves the greater good.


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Lab Worker Jobs Among Most Coveted, News Magazine Finds

U. S. News and World Report has again included “Clinical Laboratory Technician” on its listing of the best jobs to have in 2013. Click here to read why. ...

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Scholarships Available for Lab Students

In an effort to help address the workforce shortage which has plagued the medical laboratory profession, ASCP and Siemens will be awarding more than $125,000 in scholarships to undergraduate and...

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COLA Cares Week Featured in ADVANCE

ADVANCE Magazine picked up COLA CEO Doug Beigel’s essay describing his thoughts on 2011 COLA Cares campaign activities. Click here to read it. ...

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COLA Cares…about the American Red Cross

In keeping with the spirit of the COLA Cares campaign, COLA organized a successful blood drive on August 3. The event resulted in the collection of 17 pints of blood from 22 participating...

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Beigel Meets with Rep. Elijah Cummings (D – 7th., MD)

During COLA Cares Week, COLA CEO Doug Beigel  paid a visit to Maryland Congressman Elijah Cummings in his office at the Rayburn House Office Building on Capitol Hill. Cummings, who represents...

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