Subject: Draft NABL 112 for Comments
This has reference to the announcement from NABL regarding the release of Draft NABL 112 documents for revision requesting comments from Laboratories and Assessors.
We would like to appreciate the efforts taken by NABL to draft a very clear and extensive specific criteria document for the ISO 15189:2012 Standards. All disciplines have been covered extensively in simple language, with a professional touch.
Further to the announcement a meeting was called for in Chennai inviting all Accredited Laboratories, Applicant Laboratories and Laboratories who are in the process of sending application to discuss on the revised document and give their suggestions for NABL Secretariats’ consideration.
The Meeting was held on 5th January 2014 at Andhra Chamber of Commerce and was attended by the following laboratories
|Name of the Laboratory||Lab ID|
|Laboratory Services of Frontier Lifeline Hospital||M – 0110|
|MV Hospital for Diabetes||M – 0109|
|Hitech Diagnostic Centre||M – 0098|
|Sri Ramachandra Medical College||M – 0101|
|Sri Nathella Sampathu Chetty Clinical Laboratory||M – 0107|
|Madras Medical Mission||M – 0108|
|Medall||M – 0576|
|Primex Labs||M – 0446|
|Chennai Port Trust Hospital||M – 0254|
|MIOT Hospitals, Chennai||M -0700|
|ESIC Hospitals, Chennai|
|Chettinad Hospitals & Research Institute|
|Apollo Hospitals, Chennai|
|Diagnostic Services (A unit of VRR Diagnostics)|
|Billroth Hospitals, Chennai|
|Mehta Hospitals, Chennai|
The meeting was conducted between 10 am to 1 pm and all the participating members discussed on the new draft version of NABL 112 and the following suggestions / comments were given by them which have been compiled below.
We have submitted the same for NABL’s perusal and would be grateful if NABL could to take in to consideration some of the suggestions given by the participant laboratories and incorporate the same in the final draft.