International Laboratories

More than 20,000 laboratories around the world partner with the College of American Pathologists on their journey to reach continuous quality improvements and higher standards of care for patients.

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The Laboratory Quality Improvement Journey

Discover how to reach higher standards of care for patients

Country-Specific Information and Events

Access international news, events, helpful links, and resources.

Instrumentation Validation Tools

Manage the performance and precision of analytic systems

Benchmarking Quality Performance Tools

Manage issues impacting quality inside and outside the laboratory

External Quality Assurance/Proficiency Testing

Compare accuracy of testing procedures with top institutions.

Learning and Competency Assessment Programs

Develop the right staff's competencies, abilities, and behaviors.

Accreditation Programs

The CAP accredits nearly 8,000 laboratories in more than 50 countries.