By Gabriel Olawale
FOR the 4th time in a row, PathCare Laboratories,Lagos, emerged the Private Laboratory Service Provider of the Year at the Nigerian Healthcare Excellence Award (NHEA) 2017.
The Chairman, PathCare Board of Directors, Prof. Ibironke Akinsete, also received the 2017 NHEA Lifetime Achievements Award, in recognition of her distinguished career and passionate commitment to excellence and quality healthcare, especially in the areas of women and AIDS.
The NHEA, a.k.a the “Oscars” equivalent of the Nigerian Healthcare recognition, is presented by Global Health, as the leading Nigerian Healthcare award honouring excellence, innovation and qualitative improvement in Nigeria healthcare system.
In a reaction, Akinsete said the awards were a call for further commitment to service. “There is always a huge responsibility on you when you are spotted and called out in every sphere of life but the health care system is unique for the kind of role the health care practitioners plays in general wellbeing of human endeavour.
Pathcare’s continued recognition is attributed to its commitment to saving lives through accurate and reliable results, the pursuit of excellence, exceptional service delivery, technological advancement and commitment to innovation.
Established in 2004, PathCare Laboratories is an internationally accredited laboratory (ISO 15189) for quality and professionalism.