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New eAcademy webinar: What is medical laboratory accreditation and why is it important?

Published: Sunday, January 31, 2016

A PowerPoint presentation, with commentary, has been recorded to address this important topic. The 20 minute presentation is the result of the collaboration between IFCC and ILAC (International Laboratory Accreditation Cooperation). The presentation links to support materials available from ILAC and describes:

  • Medical laboratory accreditation in compliance with ISO 15189:2012
  • The process for seeking accreditation
  • The importance of accreditation to patients and the public; users of the laboratory; healthcare authorities and regulators; laboratory management and staff


The presentation is freely available from the IFCC e-Academy. Click on the following link:        

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