Head – Dr. Donald Ofili

KEY FUNCTIONS OF THE DEPARTMENT

  • Registration of all medical laboratories in Nigeria
  • Accreditation of all medical laboratories in Nigeria
  • Inspection of all laboratories in Nigeria
  • Manages all information and financial standing on medical laboratories in Nigeria.
  • Drives the continuing quality improvement and mentoring of medical laboratories.
  • Oversees the council liaison offices and Public Health Laboratories.

UNITS IN THE DEPARTMENT & THEIR FUNCTIONS

EQA UNIT

  • Monitors and evaluates the preparation, receipt, characterization, distribution & analysis of proficiency panels to Medical Laboratories with a view to checking their performance and standard.
  • Oversees Proficiency Test failure corrective actions.