Laboratory Quality Improvement Workshop
Laboratory Quality Improvement Workshop17/5/2016
The Ministry of Health represented by the Directorate General of the Specialized Medical Care organized Yesterday Monday a workshop on Laboratory Quality Improvement at Shangri-La's Barr Al Jissah Hotel. The workshop was conducted with the presence of Dr. Kadhim Jaffer, Director General of the Specialized Medical care. 120 personnel from MOH’s diagnostic Laboratories, civil and military institutions in addition to Private Sector Laboratories attended the workshop.
Dr. Kadhim in his address asserted the significant role of laboratories results that they play in diagnosing the diseases; hence, the quality of such results is essential. He pointed out that the Ministry is concerned with supplying the specialized staff as well as upgrading the medical device and equipment.
It should be noted that both the MOH’s Diagnostic Laboratories in addition to the Medical Laboratories Committee, which was formed by a Ministerial Decision issued in 2010, contribute considerably in improving the quality of the Sultanate’s Laboratories.