Pathology Lab at Texas Health Harris Methodist Outpatient Center Burleson Receives Accreditation 12/21/2011
BURLESON, Texas — Texas Health Harris Methodist Outpatient Center Burleson’s pathology laboratory has received accreditation from the College of American Pathologists.
“Our staff works diligently each day and are thrilled our survey results reflect the time and attention they put into their work,” said Becky Tucker, administrator of Texas Health Burleson. “We are proud to have received this accreditation that helps achieve the highest standards to positively impact patient care. We’ve joined an exclusive group of more than 7,000 labs worldwide that focus on quality patient care.”
To earn accreditation, labs must undergo an accreditation survey that includes inspection of laboratory records and quality control procedures. The surveyors also review staff qualifications, equipment, facilities and overall management of the laboratory.
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