A constituent meeting on the issue of accreditation of medical laboratories was conducted.

On June 21, 2012 a constituent meeting of stakeholders on accreditation of medical laboratories was conducted.

The following issues were discussed at this interdepartmental group:

- Issues to be considered in the working group;

- On issues of accreditation of medical laboratories according to the standard ISO / IEC 15189;

-Creation of a working group of stakeholders to address the issues of accreditation of laboratories in the field of medicine.

After discussion by all members of the group the following decisions were taken:

-define the scope of the working group – accreditation of medical laboratories according to the standard ISO / IEC 15189;

- NAAU to send letters to the Ministry of Health, State service on drugs,Ministry of Economic Development and Trade, SE “UkrNDNC” requesting nominations to the working group on accreditation of medical laboratories;

- NAAU to prepare and approve a joint order of the Ministry of Health, State service on drugs, Ministry of Economic Development and Trade, SE “UkrNDNC” on the composition of a working group on accreditation of medical laboratories.