Accreditation by CAP is the gold standard for clinical laboratories and demonstrates our commitment to providing the highest quality care for our patients,” comments C. Brent Barrett, PhD HCLD, Director
Scottsdale, AZ (PRWEB) January 27, 2015
The Accreditation Committee of the College of American Pathologists (CAP) has awarded accreditation to Boston IVF The Arizona Center Laboratory, Scottsdale, Arizona based on results of a recent on-site inspections as part of the CAPS’s Accreditation Programs.
The facility’s Director, C. Brent Barrett, PhD, HCLD, was advised of this national recognition and congratulated for the excellence of the services being provided. Boston IVF The Arizona Center Laboratory is one of more than 7,600 CAP-accredited facilities worldwide.
“Accreditation by CAP is the gold standard for clinical laboratories and demonstrates our commitment to providing the highest quality care for our patients,” comments Mr. Barrett.
The U.S. federal government recognizes the CAP Laboratory Accreditation Program, begun in the early 1960s, as being equal-to or more-stringent-than the government’s own inspection program
During the CAP accreditation process, designed to ensure the highest standard of care for all laboratory patients, inspectors examine the laboratory’s records and quality control of procedures for the preceding two years. CAP inspectors also examine laboratory, staff qualifications, equipment, facilities, safety program and record, and overall management.
About Boston IVF The Arizona Center
Boston IVF The Arizona Center is a member of the Boston IVF Fertility Clinic Network. One of the nation’s top fertility centers since 1986, Boston IVF has welcomed more than 50,000 healthy babies and is a leading source of advancements in infertility care. Internationally recognized for extensive clinical experience, advanced infertility technologies, and groundbreaking fertility research. The Arizona fertility experts offer efficient and highly personalized patient care that includes treatments for even the most challenging infertility cases and reproductive disorders, as well as fertility preservation and egg freezing. More information at http://www.bivfaz.com.
About the College of American Pathologists
The College of American Pathologists (CAP), celebrating 50 years as the gold standard in laboratory accreditation, is a medical society that serves more than 18,000 physician members and the global laboratory community. It is the world’s largest association composed exclusively of board-certified pathologists and is the worldwide leader in laboratory quality assurance. The Collage advocates accountability, high quality, and cost-effective patient care. More information about the CAP can be found at http://www.cap.org.