[Certification of pathology institutions --a new direction? The view of a certification institute].

  • Herfried Kohl
  • Published 2004 in
    Zeitschrift fur arztliche Fortbildung und…


A variety of standards for quality-management systems is presently applied in German healthcare institutions, ranging from the international standard ISO 9001:2000 to specific national models like KTQ for hospitals. Pathology institutes currently apply the ISO 9001 in the context of a certification, or alternatively the ISO 17020 as a basis for… (More)