AKUH labs become first Pakistani lab to be recognised globally

Karachi:March 1:Pakistan now has a laboratories network of international repute.
The College of American Pathologists (CAP), an internationally recognised standard for clinical laboratories, has accredited the Aga Khan University Hospital’s (AKUH) Clinical Laboratories, making it the first lab in Pakistan to receive this status.
Talking about the milestone achievement, the university hospital’s CEO, Hans Kedzierski, stressed that clinical laboratory testing is an essential part of a good quality healthcare service. “Since most of the decisions regarding a patient’s diagnosis and treatment are usually based on laboratory test results, this means timely and more accurate diagnosis would be [ensured],” he maintained.Express Turbune.