Definitions Certification: The assurance given by an external body that a lab conforms to existing standards Accreditation: Assurance that given entity can carry out specific tasks to the required standards The accreditation body for Kenya is the Kenya National Accreditation Service (KENAS).
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Introduction to Quality Quality may be defined as the extent to which a product/ service / experience satisfies customer /end user expectations. In laboratory medicine, the end point of quality is to ensure quality results that contribute to patient management. Total quality management concept is useful in ensuring quality is all encompassing and organization wide. …