BABINA Diagnostics is the first medical laboratory in the Northeast to be accredited by NABL. The Quality Policy pursued by the Centre is an ongoing process and a stringent Quality Assurance System has been implemented that fulfils the ISO15189:2007 standards as per the Requirements/Guidelines of NABL.
EXTERNAL QUALITY CONTROL:
Based on its consistently reliable performance with Quality Service, BABINA Diagnostics is recognised as a National Reference Laboratory by Indian Association of Pathologists and Microbiologists (IAPM) and is an active participant of National Quality Control Program conducted by IAPM. The centre is also an active participant of External Quality Assurance Programs conducted regularly by Bio-RAD EQAS, USA and of proficiency testing programmes conducted by CMC, Vellore, AMLA Institute of Medical Science, Thrissur, Anand Diagnostic Laboratories, Bangalore and AIIMS, New Delhi.
INTERNAL QUALITY CONTROL:
Complying with the standard protocols of national and international guidelines, Quality Control samples are run every day at pre-determined intervals before commencement of testing of actual patient samples. Results are checked for compliance with Westgard rules using LJ charts target CV%. Thereafter, Departmental Heads of the different laboratory sections along with Senior Technicians review Levey Jenning control charts everyday to detect specific areas that require improvement.