The College of American Pathologists

The College of American Pathologists (CAP's) Laboratory Accreditation Program accredits the entire spectrum of laboratory test disciplines with the most scientifically rigorous customized checklist requirements.  CAP Laboratory Accreditation helps laboratories:

  • Meet Clinical Laboratory Improvement Amendments (CLIA) regulatory requirements (specific to laboratories subject to US regulations)
  • Ensure compliance through the guidance of the most comprehensive scientifically endorsed laboratory standards
  • Maintain accuracy of test results and ensures accurate patient diagnosis
  • Increase the value they bring to organizations, customers, patients

Department of Pathology and Laboratory has been accredited by CAP Since 1983.