Baptist Easley laboratory gets national accreditation

EASLEY — Baptist Easley Hospital Laboratory again received national recognition and accreditation from the College of American Pathologists (CAP) based on a recent on-site inspection. The laboratory, for the second consecutive time, received notification of a 100 percent passing score with no deficiencies.

The CAP accreditation process is designed to ensure the highest standard of care for all laboratory patients. Inspectors examine the laboratory’s records and quality control of procedures for the past two years. CAP inspectors also examine laboratory staff qualifications, equipment, facilities, safety program and record, and overall management.