IAS is one of the best ISO Certification Body. The ISO 15189 certification is highly recommended for all types of organizations, irrespective of size & category.
The International Standard Organization (ISO) 15189 Certification has raised new excitement among laboratory professionals. In one hand, ISO 15189 satisfies the desires to undertake a pathway addressing the high degree of quality of laboratory performance measured according to the important role of Laboratory Medicine throughout patient care.
ISO 15189 certification by IAS ensures that the current strategy of your organization meets the minimum requirements of the international standards and ensures that it is capable of effectively enhance the constant productivity of your business. Meeting the requirements of ISO 15189:2012 standard will provide system that will be of real time benefit to your organization to help and manage your business effectively and put best practice methodologies.
Clinical laboratories were using other International Standards for certification prior to the introduction of ISO 15189. The last revision of the ISO 15189, issued in the 2015, impresses an assessment of service effectiveness.
The uniqueness of the ISO 15189 is tailor made to implement in medical laboratories. This Standard requires the implementation of criteria and procedures to assure appropriateness how laboratory guarantees its effective contribution to result interpretation, among different physicians.
Beyond medical skills, competence of all the different professionals working in the laboratory has to be established. The calibration and verification of pipettes, the procedures for instrument maintenance or validation of Internal Quality Control are examples of practical activities where technicians’ competence verified according to ISO 15189.
The process of ISO certification have 2 stages
Stage 1 : Readiness Audit
Stage 2 : Effectiveness Audit