Published on December 07, 2015

Accreditation for Laboratory at Pella Regional

PELLA, Iowa— The Laboratory at Pella Regional Health Center has been awarded accreditation by the College of American Pathologists (CAP), based on the results of a recent on-site inspection.

The inspection is designed to specifically ensure the highest standard of care for all laboratory patients. Pella Regional’s Laboratory is one of more than 7,700 accredited facilities worldwide.

During the accreditation process, inspectors examine the lab’s records and quality control of procedures for the previous two years. CAP inspectors also examine staff qualifications, lab equipment, facilities, safety program and record, in addition to the overall management of the laboratory.