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Al Borg Laboratory Dammam - Sigma Verification of Performance

Al Borg Medical Laboratory Dammam becomes the first private laboratory in Saudi Arabia to achieve verification.

Al Borg Laboratory Dammam - Sigma Verification of Performance

Verification: May 5th, 2016
Duration of Verification: May 5th, 2016 through June 1, 2017

In May, Westgard QC was pleased to verify the Al Borg Laboratory in Dammam in Saudi Arabia.

AlBorg Medical Laboratories–DAMMAM was opened on 2003 as a part of AlBorg Medical laboratories chain, with a mission statement of providing a supreme quality service and a vision of being among the pioneers in lab diagnostic community in the middle east. In achieving our goals and objectives aligned with laboratory strategic plan, our laboratory was accredited by JCI in 2013 and by CAP in 2015 looking for adding value by sigma verification program to minimize possible overutilization.

The verification was completed on an ARCHITECT c8000 instrument. The analytes verified include

  • Albumin
  • Alk Phos
  • ALT
  • AST
  • Bilirubin,Direct
  • Bilirubin,Total
  • Calcium
  • Chloride
  • Cholesterol
  • Creatinine Kinase (CK)
  • Creatinine
  • GGT
  • Glucose
  • HDL
  • Iron
  • LDL
  • LDH
  • Magnesium
  • Phosphorus
  • Potassium
  • Triglycerides
  • UricAcid


Performance of Al Borg Laboratory - Dammam

AlBorg Damman Method Decision Chart

Congratulations to Al Borg Laboratory Dammam on their accomplishment.