Labclinics: Serving the World of Medicine
From its foundation in 1999, Labclinics has taken the lead in history by showing constant effort and a high degree of competitiveness thanks to their collaborators and state-of-the-art equipment. Hence, this laboratory has become one of the most recognized institutes in Bolivia.
The objective of this Company is to offer assistance in clinical diagnosis and patient treatment by means of prompt and reliable analytical tests. Therefore, the members of this organization state their firm commitment to care for the health of all patients, which is the prime motivating force behind their work.
Dra. Elma Rossell Simon, General Director, is pleased to share some of the details of the Company with us.
What are the goals of the Company?
- Change the ISO 9001:2008 Standard to 2015.
- Expand our service area with a new branch facility
- Implement new analytical techniques
What are the competitive advantages of the Company?
LABCLINICS is the first laboratory clinic in Bolivia to certify its quality management system based on the ISO 9001:2008 Standards, jointly awarded on an international level by the Bolivian Institute of Standardization and Quality (IBNORCA), and the International Certification Network (IQNET)
These organizations have validated the quality of our Pre-analytical, Analytical, and Post-analytical testing in the areas of hematology, microbiology, toxicology, immunology, cytology, hormones and tumor markers” in each Labclinic facility.
The Quality Management Systems allows the laboratory to have a perfectly aligned organization under quality standard policies, where each member recognizes their roles and the scope of the same.
Since its establishment, what goals have been achieved?
Currently, Labclinics has become a leader in specialized testing and the implementation of techniques with the most innovative and reliable equipment for patients, health institutions -public or private- and other laboratories.
What projects have your Company developed?
Our Company has a central laboratory equipped with the latest technology including highly specialized professionals in their own field. Also, we have 10 laboratories, one of them located in the salt flats of Uyuni in the Departments of Potosí, more than 4,000 meters above sea level which offers services to the mining centers of the region.
What have been some of the biggest challenges for your Company?
To achieve an International Certification under the ISO 9001:2008 Standards, that aligns all our processes to provide greater security and accuracy in bio-analytical tests issued by LABCLINICS where our slogan is: “Our precision is a matter of life.”
NAME: Dra. Elma Rossell Simon
POSITION: Executive Director
TELEPHONE: 5 912 243 0846