Critical review of the Stepwise laboratory improvement process towards accreditation (SLIPTA) : suggestions for harmonization, implementation and improvement

TitleCritical review of the Stepwise laboratory improvement process towards accreditation (SLIPTA) : suggestions for harmonization, implementation and improvement
Publication TypeBook
Year of Publication2012
AuthorsDatema, TAM
Volumevol. 17, no. 3
Number of Pages361 - 367
PublisherBlackwell
City[Oxford]
ISBN Number1365-3156
Keywordsdisease control, health services, scientific facilities, standards
Abstract

This article evaluates the quality and applicability of a tiered accreditation scheme Stepwise Laboratory Improvement Process Towards Accreditation (SLIPTA) that was developed by WHO-AFRO, CDC and others for clinical laboratories in LMIC, compared with international quality standards.

URLhttp://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/j.1365-3156.2011.02917.x/pdf
Short TitleTropical medicine & international health