|Columbus, Ind. - Columbus Regional Hospital's Laboratory has been awarded accreditation by the Accreditation Committee of the College of American Pathologists (CAP). The national accreditation is in recognition of the Laboratory's quality processes that ensure the highest standard of care for laboratory patients.|
The on-site inspection examines the laboratory's records and quality control procedures for the preceding two years. Inspectors examine staff qualifications, equipment, facilities, safety program, and management. CAP is considered the national leader in laboratory quality assurance.
The hospital's Laboratory conducts over 1.4 million test results each year. Pathologists Maryann Bridge, MD, Pamela Robertson, MD, and John Henley, MD with South Central Indiana Pathology and over 100 hospital employees provide laboratory services for patients.