Dammam, KSA, December 3, 2015– Dr. Mohamed Fawaz Al Bishri; chairman of the board of directors of Al Borg Medical Laboratories company; a Saudi LLC; announced that Al Borg Laboratories, Dammam has received the College of American Pathology (CAP) accreditation.
“This inspection is designed to ensure the highest level of care for our customers,” explains Sameh El Sheikh, CEO of Al Borg Laboratories.
“We’re pleased to earn accreditation by the highest two international accreditation organizations: JCI 2013, and CAP 2015; said Ayman Attiah, Medical Director of Al Borg, Dammam Laboratory.
On average 70 percent of all medical decisions are based on laboratory data. During the CAP accreditation process, inspectors examined Al Borg laboratory records and quality control. CAP inspectors also reviewed the entire staff’s qualifications, the laboratory’s equipment, facilities, safety program and record, as well as the overall management of the laboratory.
The College of American Pathologists (CAP), the gold standard of laboratory accreditation, is a medical society that serves more than 18,000 physician members and the global laboratory community. It is also considered the worldwide leader in laboratory quality assurance. The College advocates accountable, high-quality, and cost-effective patient care.
Al Borg laboratory offers a comprehensive variety of laboratory tests that help physicians diagnose, treat and monitor patients efficiently and effectively. Al Borg laboratories has 45 locations in Saudi Arabia, UAE, Oman, Kuwait, Bahrian, Qatar, Sudan, and Ethiopia that offer the highest level of laboratory diagnostic services.
Al Borg Dammam is among few independent laboratories that meet the highest international standards of quality and is accredited by Joint Commission International and College of American Pathologists (CAP).