The College of American Pathologists (CAP) checklists contain the accreditation program requirements, developed using more than 50 years of insight and pathology expertise. The quality of the CAP checklists is a result of the expertise and collaboration of pathologists and laboratory professionals.
- The checklists are living blueprints, used by laboratories and inspectors to ensure quality and patient safety.
- The CAP accreditation checklists are updated yearly to reflect current practices and technologies.
- Checklists provided for inspection preparation are customized based on the services offered by the laboratory/biorepository.
- CAP-accredited facilities may access customized checklists through e-LAB Solutions at any time and download them in different formats, including Excel.
View a full listing of available checklists and a description of each