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JCI’s Laboratory Accreditation Programs concentrate on your organizations operational systems critical to the safety and quality of patient care.

The Choice is Clear

We know you have a choice when choosing your accreditor. Here are why organizations across the globe are turning to The Joint Commission to strengthen their patient safety and quality of care.

Experienced Surveyors

  • A key component of our customer’s positive experience relies on a consistent survey process executed by expert laboratory surveyors, with experience in a variety of laboratory specialties.
  • JCI surveyors review the entire scope of the laboratory testing process to help identify risk and provide guidance on best practices.
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Enabling Better Decisions with Unparalleled Tools

We support you with a robust, patient-centric survey which is anchored to data and measurability:

  • The SAFER Matrix identifies and helps prioritize performance improvement efforts on areas with the highest risk of potential adverse outcomes.
  • JCI’s evaluations and findings help to mitigate risks before they can become costly problems.

Strengthens Laboratory and Hospital Partnerships

Due to our unique position as an accreditor across a variety of settings, our customers can benefit from the alignment of standards between laboratories and hospitals, specifically when an accredited hospital has a laboratory on the premises or within the system.
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JCI Laboratory Accreditation Programs

  • Accreditation based on ISO 15189:2022 Joint Commission International Accreditation Standards for Laboratories
  • Accreditation based on Joint Commission International Accreditation Standards for Laboratories, 4th Edition
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