Caledonia Medical Lab Ltd14A Queen St, Morant Bay, St Thomas, Jamaica
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 comprehensive laboratory services since 1968.
The laboratory participates in external proficiency testing with the Caribbean Epidemiology Centre (CAREC), the Medical Laboratory Evaluation (MLE) program provided by the American College of Physicians, Randox International Quality Assessment Scheme (RIQAS) and the Digital Proficiency Testing program.
The laboratory was one of the selected Testing Laboratories to participate in the pilot Accreditation Program 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 M ay 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.
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, programs, 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. Read more......Read less