Independent, confidential external quality assessment
Wide Range of Comprehensive Programs
Bio-Rad’s EQAS offers several comprehensive programs, including chemistry, hematology, immunochemistry, infectious disease, immunology, and blood typing.
Leading Quality Provider
As a leader in the development of quality control systems, Bio-Rad’s EQAS programs allow its participants to benefit from over 40 years of experience and knowledge.
Fully Accredited EQAS Programs
Our programs are fully accredited to the ISO/IEC 17043:2010 standard and meet ISO 15189 accreditation requirements for EQA to help your lab achieve high confidence in test results.
Benefits of EQAS Programs
Full accreditation helps increase reliability and our commitment to quality
Comprehensive, easy-to-read reports help streamline workflow
Similar to patient samples at clinically relevant levels
Convenient reporting options with EQAS Online and EQAS Mobile
Comprehensive analyte menus offer a wide range of tests for clinical labs and blood banks
Technical support from experienced professionals adds confidence
EQAS Global Reach
Samples Shipped Yearly
Bio-Rad meets the needs of over 30,000 active participants spanning over 140 countries with a large variety of EQA programs suited for clinical labs, blood banks, and transfusion centers.
Comprehensive and Informative EQAS Reports
Sample Report - Quantitative
This quantitative report includes comprehensive performance data provided in an easy-to-read graphical format for each reported analyte.
Sample Report - Qualitative
This qualitative report includes peer histograms with color coding to quickly analyze your responses and trend charts showing the last 12 samples.
Quality Specification Report
A supplemental evaluation of your results may be generated against locally mandated or scientific performance specifications.
An overall assessment report of your lab’s performance is provided at the end of each cycle. Statistics include all data points submitted throughout the cycle.
Method Summary Report
This report provides a summary of individual method performance among participating laboratories and is helpful to evaluate method/instrument performance.
This report is provided in Microsoft Excel format to the designated subgroup leader with each sample close, and all individual laboratories are included.
EQAS Training and Education
Join the Bio-Rad global EQAS family of participants and gain access to our extensive training and educational resources.