Haematology External Quality Assessment

The RIQAS Haematology EQA programme is designed to monitor the performance of 11 haematology parameters. All samples are supplied liquid ready-to-use in primary tubes for ease-of-use and convenience.

  • Accredited to ISO/IEC 17043:2010
  • Liquid ready-to-use
  • 100% whole blood
  • Bi-weekly reporting
  • Register up to five instruments at no extra cost
  • Samples provided in primary tubes with penetrable septums
Cat NoKit SizeFrequencyCycle StartParameters 
RQ91186 x 2ml
(primary tubes)
Bi-weekly (2 x 6 monthly cycles)March / Sept11 parameters

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  • Haemoglobin (Hb)
  • Mean Cell Volume (MCV)
  • Mean Cell Haemoglobin Concentration (MCHC)
  • Red Blood Cell Count (RBC)
  • Mean Platelet Volume
  • Plateletcrit
  • Haematocrit (HCT)
  • Mean Cell Haemoglobin (MCH)
  • Platelets (PLT)
  • Total White Blood Cell Count (WBC)
  • Red Cell Dist. Width
Clinical Laboratory Survey