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Noninvasive Vascular Lab Earns Recognition
Lima Memorial's Noninvasive Vascular Laboratory has been
recognized for their dedication to providing quality care and
testing for the diagnosis of vascular disease. The facility
achieved re-accreditation by the Intersocietal Commission for the
Accreditation of Vascular Laboratories (ICAVL). The Lab has been
accredited since 1995.
The Noninvasive Vascular Lab at Lima Memorial performs
diagnostic testing to determine a patient's risk for cardiovascular
disease, stroke and deep vein thrombosis.
The Lab is one of the elite laboratories in the country to meet
or exceed the ICAVL standards for noninvasive vascular testing.
During the accreditation process, every detail of a laboratory's
daily operations and its impact on the care provided to patients is
carefully scrutinized. Accredited laboratories are required to
identify and correct potential problems, revise protocols and
validate quality assurance programs.
Participation in the accreditation process confirms Lima
Memorial Noninvasive Vascular Lab's attention to high level patient
care and quality testing. ICAVL accreditation is valid for three