Changes to AATB Standards
April 9, 2018
On Wednesday, April 4, 2018, the AATB Board of Governors acted on a recommendation from the AATB Standards Committee and approved changes to the 14th Edition (2016) of AATB's Standards for Tissue Banking (Standards). This announcement requires your attention to review and potentially update your Standard Operating Procedures Manual (SOPM) and to educate staff.
The links below provide printable updates for each standard changed, as well as the implementation period and effective date of each update. For purposes of clarity, text that has been added appears as blue font (i.e. Example), and deleted text appears in red and is denoted with a strikethrough (i.e.