The World health organization African region laboratory accreditation process : improving the quality of laboratory systems in the African region

TitleThe World health organization African region laboratory accreditation process : improving the quality of laboratory systems in the African region
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2010
AuthorsGershy-Damet, G-M
Volumevol. 134, no. 3
Pagination393 - 400
Date Published2010
Publication LanguageEN
ISBN Number1943-7722
Keywordsafrica, capacity building, health services, scientific facilities, standards
Abstract

This article discusses the accreditation process developed by the WHO Regional Office for Africa (WHO AFRO). This stepwise approach acknowledges to laboratories where they stand, supports them with a series of evaluations to use to demonstrate improvement, and recognizes and rewards their progress.

URLhttp://ajcp.ascpjournals.org/content/134/3/393.abstract
Short TitleAmerican journal of clinical pathology (AJCP)