Sanford Laboratories Mitchell Clinic recognized
Sanford Laboratories at the Mitchell Sanford Clinic has met all criteria for Laboratory Accreditation by COLA, a national health care accreditation organization, earning the Laboratory Excellence Award for Superior Performance.
Accreditation is given only to laboratories that apply rigid standards of quality in day-to-day operations, demonstrate continued accuracy in the performance of proficiency testing, and pass a rigorous on-site laboratory survey. Sanford Laboratories Mitchell has earned COLA accreditation as a result of a long-term commitment to provide quality service to patients.
COLA is a nonprofit, physician-directed organization promoting quality and excellence in medicine and patient care through programs of voluntary education, achievement and accreditation. COLA is approved by the federal government and sponsored by the American Academy of Family Physicians, the American Medical Association and the American College of Physicians.