Laboratory Quality Management System (LQMS) training toolkit
1 - Introduction - Overview of the quality management system
The purpose of this module is to provide the participants with a broad understanding of a laboratory quality management system.
At the end of this module, participants will be able to:
- explain the importance of a quality management system;
- list the quality management system essential elements;
- describe the history of development of quality principles;
- discuss relationship of this quality model to ISO and CLSI standards.
Content sheet 1-1: The importance of laboratory quality
Annex 1: Comparison of CLSI quality management system model to ISO 9001 and ISO 15189