Caledonia Medical Lab Ltd5W Greater Portmore
Biomedical Caledonia Medical Laboratory Limited is a private medical laboratory with a network of forty-one (41) collection centres island wide and has been providing comprehe
nsive laboratory services since 1968.
The laboratory participates in external proficiency testing with the Caribbean Epidemiology Centre (CAREC), the Medical Laboratory Evaluation (MLE) programme provided by the American College of Physicians, Randox International Quality Assessment Scheme (RIQAS) and the Digital Proficiency Testing programme.
The laboratory was one of the selected Testing Laboratories to participate in the pilot Accreditation Programme that was orchestrated by the Government of Jamaica, Swedish Accreditation Body (SWEDAC), and the Caribbean Epidemiology Centre. Our laboratory participated in a mock accreditation exercise in 2006, where we demonstrated our technical competence in providing quality and efficient services based on the International Standard ISO15189 requirements.
On May 28, 2013, the Laboratory was awarded Accreditation Status from the Jamaica National Agency for Accreditation (JANAAC) having met the required International Standard of ISO15189 that governs medical laboratories.
The laboratory utilises state of the art methods and cutting edge technology in order to provide our clients with the best service which includes a Laboratory Information System (LIS) for data management.
In order to assure the quality of test results and satisfy our customers, the Biomedical Caledonia Medical Laboratory has established, implemented and will continuously maintain a quality system appropriate to the scope of our activities. The laboratory has put in place documented policies, systems, programmes, procedures and instructions for the maintenance of the quality system. The system’s documentation is implemented by the appropriate authorities and made available to all personnel in an easily understandable format.
Biomedical Caledonia Med ical Laboratory Limited’s expertise is rooted in our dedication to provide physicians with timely, high-quality laboratory tests and services that help them provide improved patient care. In addition, the laboratory is committed to assisting in the development and delivery of new laboratory tests that provide enhanced accuracy and additional clinical information. Read more......Read less