The UK P&I Club PEME Team would like to announce and congratulate all the team at the Andheri East branch of PEME approved Dr Belani’s Blue Shield Medical Clinic (BSMC), Mumbai, India for conforming to ISO 15189:2012, by Accreditation Commission for Conformity Assessment Bodies (ACCAB), effective 17 March 2016. In addition the names of the Colaba and Andheri West facilities of the BSMC network of clinics in Mumbai, find recognition as approved collection centers.
ISO 15189 encompasses particular requirements for quality and competence and specifies the quality management system requirements particular to medical laboratories. This standard is adopted by medical laboratories in over 60 countries with all continents represented.
It is a first in the clinical practice in the maritime industry in India that a laboratory has obtained the stamp of quality and excellence conforming to ISO 15189:2012.
Pictured are the certification and the entire team at Dr. Belani’s Blue Shield Medical Clinic laboratory who contributed to the achievement.