July/August 2002

Good Samaritan in Merrill accredited by American Association of Blood Banks

The laboratory at Good Samaritan Health Center, Merrill, Wis., has been granted accreditation by the American Association of Blood Banks (AABB). Accreditation follows an intensive on-site assessment and establishes that the level of medical, technical and administrative performance in the facility meets or exceeds the standards set by the AABB. Good Samaritan joins approximately 2,000 facilities across the United States and abroad that have earned AABB accreditation. For more information, contact Kim Nickel, communications coordinator for Good Samaritan, at ksheilds@gshc.com.