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What Does it Mean to be CAP Certified?

CAP stands for College of American Pathologists. This certification is a peer-based inspection process that combines regulatory and educational coaching from the world’s most respected pathology organization.Certification helps lab professionals:

  • Reach the highest standard of lab quality
  • Deliver accurate results for optimal patient outcomes
  • Ensure confidence in diagnosis of patients
  • Manage and reduce the chances of inaccurate test results

The Laboratory Accreditation Program inspects a wide variety of laboratory settings to ensure they are meeting the highest industry standards for optimal test results. By becoming CAP certified, MHP’s Laboratory Services is ensuring patients get accurate diagnosis and test results.