Medical Laboratory Programme
Medical Laboratory Certification Programme
Medical Laboratory Certification:This Programme is for laboratories that conduct biological, microbiological, immunological, chemical, haematological, pathological, cytological or other examination of materials derived from the human body for the purpose of providing information for the diagnosis, prevention and treatment of disease.
Outline of NABH Medical Laboratory Certification Standards
a) Organization and Management
b) Document Control
d) Laboratory Equipment
e) Procurement of External Supplies and Services
f) Process Control
g) Continual Quality Improvement
Benefits of Certification
a) Stimulates continuous improvement
b) Enables labs to demonstrates commitment to quality and safety
c) Raises community confidence in the services
d) Ensures standardization of protocols and processes leading to operational excellence
How to apply for certification?
All aspiring laboratory organizations desirous to achieve MLP certification can apply online by registering on the NABH website.
How much is the Fees?
Fees towards certification depends on the size of the healthcare organization. To view the complete fee structure please visit important links on NABH website followed by fee structure under quick links.
Are there any trainings conducted for the programme?
NABH conducts awareness programmes round the year on a regular basis. It is advisable that the aspirant laboratory staff attend awareness programme.
How to procure a copy of the standards?
The standards can be purchased online under buy standard section on NABH website and hard copy of the standard shall be dispatched to the address submitted while purchasing the same. Cost for the same is Rs. 300/-
To obtain a copy of NABH standard, kindly click on the below shown cover page