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Transition project – key milestones. 2014 Seminars. The Transition Project. Delia Geary appointed as Project Manager for the transition project Purpose: To manage and progress the transition of all CPA accredited laboratories to UKAS accreditation for ISO 15189:2012. Pilot purpose.

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Transition project key milestones

Transition project – key milestones

2014 Seminars


Transition project key milestones

The Transition Project

  • Delia Geary appointed as Project Manager for the transition project

  • Purpose: To manage and progress the transition of all CPA accredited laboratories to UKAS accreditation for ISO 15189:2012


Transition project key milestones

Pilot purpose

  • What don’t we know?

  • To determine whether the transition project structure is appropriate

  • Assist in establishing the most effective mechanism to progress the transfer

  • Post pilot review


Transition project key milestones

Assessment

  • UKAS contract review process – application forms and UKAS Agreement

  • Assessment team determine extent of conformity with ISO 15189:2012 and CPA Standards


Transition project key milestones

Assessment

  • Findings (i.e. non conformities/non compliances) – if any are found they are raised against ISO 15189 and CPA Standards

  • Recommendation at end of visit on both ISO 15189 and CPA accreditation


Transition project key milestones

Key Milestones

  • Successful completion of the pilot assessments (Sept 2013)

  • Assessment of the laboratories involved in the first wave of ISO 15189 assessments (Oct 2013 onwards)

  • Identification of the laboratories involved in the second and third wave of assessments (Oct 2013)

  • Website integration (Apr 2014)


Transition project key milestones

Further information


Transition project key milestones

Further information


Transition project key milestones

Key Milestones

  • EA evaluation (March 2014)

  • First grants of accreditation (July 2014)

  • First surveillance visits (January 2015)

  • Withdrawal of CPA accreditation and standards (anticipated March 2018)


Transition project key milestones

Next steps

  • What do labs really need to do?

    • Read ISO 15189:2012

    • Review Quality Manual

    • Perform gap analysis

    • Address gaps

    • Apply when instructed


Transition project key milestones

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Transition project key milestones

Transition project – key milestones

Ben Courtney – 2014 Seminars


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