Total Number of Labs currently Accredited
Labs Accredited under SANAS
Total No of Labs Certified under ASLM (2018 - Todate)
No of Current 4 Star Certified Labs (2018 - Todate)
No of Current 3 Star Certified Labs (2018 - Todate)
No of SLIPTA Auditors
No of Bio Risk Auditors
No of SLMTA Trainers
No of LQMS Trainers
No of Bio Risk Trainers
Uganda through National Health Laboratories and Diagnostics Services (NHLDS) Department under the MoH work together to strengthen the Lab sector through the SLMTA program.
UNHLS conducts & regulates regular comparison of a laboratory’s testing to a source outside the laboratory, a process known as EQA. This process ensures and assures laboratory customers (physicians, patients and health authorities) the ability of laboratory...
Quality standards are an integral part of the quality system. These aim at ensuring safety and consistency. They need to be followed to meet regulatory requirements as well as monitor functioning of the laboratory.
Mentorship of labs is implemented by trained Mentors and Auditors. SLMTA/SLIPTA mentorship is conducted on-site and comprises of the following;
• Equipping laboratory personnel with knowledge and skills to improve and...
To address the paucity of accredited laboratories in Uganda, the WHO Regional Office for Africa (WHO AFRO) established a stepwise approach for laboratories to attain the required standards. This approach supports laboratories at all levels through a series of...
For efficiency and effectiveness, this option requires establishment of a reliable internet access and running of an online National EQA data management portal with...
Uganda is in the process of establishing its own accreditation body (UGANAS) in order to reduce accreditation costs while also improving regional capacity to improve trade and product quality. The Ministry of Health is currently working with the JCRC/SPHLS project, MOTIC`s National...
Third Last SLMTA training for the 27 Cohort 4 sites
Aug 28, 2023 | Pearl on the Nile Hotel,Jinja | View
Training for all Labs on the Accreditation pipeline ie. Kiruddu NRH, Kawempe NRH, Soroti RRH, Mukono HC IV and Mbarara RRH.
Aug 07, 2023 | NHLDS | View
The course aimed at closing the gaps identified in the technical requirements such as selection, verification and validation of examination...more
May 29, 2023 | Mukono | View
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