RCPA Quality Assurance Programs are world leaders in the provision of external quality assurance (EQA) for pathology laboratories. We offer a comprehensive range of EQA for all disciplines of pathology including Molecular Genetics, Bio Security and Point-of-Care. Our programs are offered in Australia and internationally in over 40 countries. RCPAQAP is committed to provide an efficient and customer focused service to participants.
RCPAQAP are accredited to ISO/IEC 17043: 2010 Conformity assessment-general requirements for proficiency testing, and the company holds certification to ISO 9001: 2008 Quality Management Systems.
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Participants are provided with regular and frequent challenges, peer reviewed assessment and educational activities to monitor the quality of their laboratory services ensuring they meet accreditation requirements. Our strength lies in the expertise and support provided by an extensive advisory network consisting of pathologists and scientific staff from Australia and internationally.
2016 Enrolments NOW OPEN
Several system enhancements have been made in an effort to further improve the online enrolment facility. Participants are invited to browse the RCPAQAP Product Catalogue and the Enrolment Flyer which contain information about New modules that are being offered and important program changes. The Flyer also contains an enrolment checklist that we hope will assist with the enrolment preparation process.
Participants are encouraged to process their enrolment(s) as soon as possible in order to secure survey material. Sample availability can only be guaranteed between the months of September and December. The myQAP system allows registered RCPAQAP participants to manage all aspects of their EQA subscription on-line at their convenience. For instructional information on how to navigate the myQAP Customer Portal, please refer to the myQAP ‘Help’ tab.
Continuous efforts are being made to integrate all of the current QAP databases so that our participants have one single log-in to enrol and submit survey results. Details of the projects progress will be posted on the Home page of the website.
The RCPAQAP Terms of Trade must be accepted in order to finalise an enrolment.
As always, participants are encouraged to provide feedback via the myQAP Requests tab.
An FAQ document has been prepared in response to feedback from participants on PDF reports read more