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Madinah: Around 2,000,000 Lab Tests at King Fahad Hospital Last Year
18 September 2019

​According to Madinah Health Affairs, the Laboratory and Blood Bank Department of King Fahad General Hospital has conducted 1,943,960 lab tests during the past year, 1440H. This comes in a continuation of the hospital's efforts to provide high-quality health services to patients.​

The lab features several departments including: department of hematology, thrombosis and cell flow, department of chemistry, hormones and special chemistry, department of microbiology and parasites, department of immunology, serology and histology, department of tissue and cell examination, which revives samples from all hospitals in Madinah. It also includes blood bank, blood components separation unit as well as an emergency lab, which operates 24/7, adds the Affairs. 

It is noteworthy that King Fahad Hospital's lab is one of the distinguished laboratories in Madinah Region, and has previously obtained the accreditation of the Saudi Center for Accreditation of Health Facilities (CBAHI), and works according to the international quality standards, which comply with the American accreditation certificate from the American College of Pathology. 

Last Update : 24 September 2019 03:21 PM
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