Medical laboratories - Requirements for safety (Adopted ISO 15190:2003, first edition, 2003-10-15, with Canadian deviations)
This is the first edition of CAN/CSA-Z15190, Medical laboratories — Requirements for safety, which is an adoption, with Canadian deviations, of the identically titled ISO (International Organization for Standardization) Standard 15190 (first edition, 2003-10-15). At the time of publication, ISO 15190:2003 is available from ISO in English only.
This Standard was reviewed for Canadian adoption by the CSA Technical Committee on Medical Laboratory Quality Systems, under the jurisdiction of the Strategic Steering Committee on Health Care Technology, and has been formally approved by the Technical Committee. A list of the members of the Technical Committee is available upon request. This Standard has been approved as a National Standard of Canada by the Standards Council of Canada.
This International Standard specifies requirements for safe practices in the medical laboratory.