Quality Assurance

Universal Biomedical Research Laboratory (UBRL) encompasses a wide range of quality assurance (QA) based on regulatory requirements. All team members are trained, certified and devoted to high quality service. Our QA team implements a set of guidelines in each area to help facilitate and control the organization with regards to quality. These areas include:

  • Documents and Records
  • Organization and Business Operations
  • Personnel
  • Equipment
  • Services, Purchasing and Inventory
  • Quality Control
  • Information Management/Paper and Electronic (LIS)
  • Occurrence Management
  • Quality Assessments
  • Process Improvements
  • Customer Service
  • Facilities and Safety
  • Process Testing Records

UBRL is in compliant with Commission on Office Laboratory Accreditation (COLA), Good Laboratory Practices (GLP), Good Clinical Practices (GCP), and Clinical Laboratory Improvement Amendments of 1988 (CLIA).

COLA
UBRL is fully accredited and inspected by COLA. UBRL is awarded the COLA Mark of Excellence for its outstanding performance in quality patient testing and overall exemplary application of the principles of laboratory practices.

GLP
UBRL follows Good Laboratory Practice to ensure the uniformity, consistency, reliability, reproducibility, and quality of tests.

GCP
UBRL meticulously complies with any applicable Good Clinical Practice guidelines to provide quality assurance to our clients.

Proficiency Testing
UBRL participates in a Proficiency Testing program with the American Proficiency Institute (API) for quality assurance in laboratory testing and have always scored 100% in all proficiency testing events.