Head – Dr. Lawrena Okoro
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
- 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.