internal quality control


Also found in: Acronyms.

internal quality control

Proceduresundertaken in a lab—e.g., use of standardised specimens, control samples, delta checks, etc.—to assess the quality and reliability of its results, and whether or not those results can be released.
References in periodicals archive ?
305 respectively; Internal quality control has a direct effect on the efficiency of investment and the influence degree is 0.
At Arrow Electronics, we strengthened our own internal quality control in response to the recent issues regarding product sourced from China.
Accurate and precise results can be achieved by a quality assurance programme which includes components like internal quality control, external quality assurance (EQA) and standardization.
No matter where you fall in the food supply chain, you've likely employed internal quality control processes to make sure your customers' high expectations are met.
Tucson, AZ, a full-service independent bioanalytical company, has been hired to support Pharmachem's internal quality control program.
Most of these NER will make itself, "so we have to have good internal quality control because we want to provide a good product," Lopes says.
Cadbury has upgraded its internal quality control protocol with a standard of "zero tolerance testing" to ensure that its products contain no traces of contamination whatever.
The GAO has long had a rigorous internal quality control program that annually reviewed a sample of work from every part of the agency for compliance with policies and procedures.
Supplements the laboratories' own internal quality control checks, like calibration or tracebility of reference standard.
PT schemes enable laboratories to monitor and improve analytical measurements by providing an external quality assessment system to complement their own internal quality control processes.
Nearly 5,000 laboratories in 18 countries or territories - mostly in the US but also in Canada, Brazil, France, Germany, Japan, Belgium, Bermuda, Chile, Hong Kong, Israel, Italy, Lebanon, Mexico, South Korea, Saudi Arabia, Singapore and Taiwan - received vials from a US company that supplies kits used for internal quality control tests' The goal is to make an inventory on Friday,' said Stohr.
The test kits are used for internal quality control checks or as a way for labs to get certified by the College of American Pathologists.

Full browser ?