The College of American Pathologists (CAP) is a medical society that serves more than 17,000 physician members and the laboratory community throughout the world. It is the world's largest association composed exclusively of pathologists and is widely recognized as the leader in laboratory quality assurance. The CAP is an advocate for high quality and cost-effective patient care.
This mark demonstrates that these laboratories provide quality care under the auspices of the CAP accreditation program requirements and is a symbol of excellence.
The CAP accreditation has a steadfast commitment to fostering the highest standards in laboratory medicine and patient care to visually show patients, clinicians and the general public that the laboratory meets the highest level of accreditation and quality possible.
More information about CAP can be found at www.cap.org.