1Mayfield Medical Centre 4th Ave Belleville PBX BarbadosGet directions
BARBADOS REFERENCE LABORATORY is located at Beckles Road, St. Michael, Barbados. The laboratory was established in 1984 by Mr. Egbert Gibson, Dr. Wilfred dosSantos and Mr. Dan
Mr. Egbert Gibson, F.R.C. Path., who has over 25 years experience as a consultant clinical chemist, continues to head the laboratory in his capacity as Managing Director.
He leads a team of other medical consultants and medical technologists, as well as an administrative section. Over the years the laboratory has gained the reputation of being a trusted, progressive medical entity.
Certification of the Laboratory
The Laboratory is registered and licensed by the Ministry of Health of Barbados under the Health Service Act 1976. The Laboratory must annually meet the requirements of the Ministry of Health in order to be registered and licensed.
Accreditation of the Laboratory
The Barbados Reference Laboratory was first awarded accreditation by the commission on Laboratory A ccreditation of the College of American Pathologists (CAP) in 2009.
This was the first accreditation of its kind to be awarded to a multi-discipline diagnostic clinical laboratory in the English speaking Caribbean, by the College of American Pathologist.
The Laboratory has maintained its accreditation with The College of American Pathologists, which is considered worldwide to be the leader in laboratory quality assurance.
The Laboratory’s Quality Management Program is structured to monitor and evaluate the quality and appropriateness of the laboratory’s contribution to improving patient care.
The goal of the program is to ensure that high standards of laboratory medicine are practiced and achieved with commitment from all staff. All staff members are committed to providing laboratory services of the highest quality to all our customers in a timely and cost-effective manner.
Our Quality Control programme is part of the laboratory’s overall Quality Management System and includes Internal Quality Controls, External Quality Assessment and Personnel Competency.
Our internal quality control program assures the quality of daily test results, thus ensuring that the results are reliable, reproducible and relevant
consequently guaranteeing quality patient care.
Our External Quality assessment programme (Proficiency Testing) is administered by the College of American Pathologist and provides evaluation of past performances, compares our performance with other laboratories and provides a forum for improvement.
Continuous personnel competency assessment is a requirement of our accrediting body. Read more......Read less
214 6th Ave Bville St Michael BarbadosGet directions
ChemScreen Laboratory Services Inc. is a leading registered Medical laboratory located at #14. 6th Avenue Belleville which provides Clinical, Forensic, Accident Investigation,
Case Review and Forensic Consultation services. The Laboratory has a trained and qualified Forensic Scientist and a staff of Ten full time persons and Three consultants. A high professional and friendly environment exist with confidentiality being a key factor in maintaining a satisfied clientele.
Along with our Belleville location, we also have another Blood Collection Center (Phlebotomy) conveniently located at Warrens Healthcare Complex , Warrens St. Michael. Sample collection is also available for doctor’s offices/clinics .ChemScreen also offers services for emergency clinics and doctors up to Midnight weekdays, weekends and bank holidays.
Two Blood Collection Locations; Fast Turnaround Time; Personal & Forensic Testing; Confidentiality Read more......Read less