Our Accreditations

BCL is dedicated to patient care through stringent quality control of all assays performed in our laboratory.
It is the pursuit of this goal that our quality control and quality assurance program exceeds Federal and State agency requirements.

accreditations

BCL is dedicated to patient care through stringent quality control of all assays performed in our laboratory. Our quality control and quality assurance programs exceed Federal and State agency requirements.

Since our inauguration, BCL has been awarded accreditation by the Commission of Laboratory Accreditation of the College of American Pathologists (CAP), and a clinical laboratory license from the state of Massachusetts based on the results of on-site inspections. BCL laboratory director, Dr. Zahra Sheikhinejad has been congratulated for “excellence of the services being provided”. BCL also has a certificate of accreditation from Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services Clinical Laboratory Improvement Amendment (CLIA) for endocrinology, clinical chemistry, urinalysis, toxicology, hematology, general immunology, serology, syphilis serology, bacteriology, parasitology, virology, molecular diagnostics, histopathology, oral pathology and cytology.

Additionally, BCL has certificates of participation for survey and anatomical pathology education programs conducted by CAP and The Unity Interlaboratory Quality Control Program from Bio-Rad Laboratories.

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