CAP inspection

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CAP inspection

A term for the formalised inspection of a clinical laboratory by the accreditation arm of the College of American Pathologists. During a CAP inspection, various aspects of the laboratory’s operations and management are evaluated, including procedure manuals, completeness of records, types and methods of quality control and factors that indicate that the lab is meeting high-quality standards.
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She has participated in and led College of American Pathologists inspections and holds a certificate of recognition in laboratory medical direction from the College of American Pathologists.

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