Quality Assurance

VIMTA has established a strong, dedicated Quality Assurance department backed by professionals from different disciplines. The Quality Assurance department reports directly to a member of the board.

Functions of quality assurance team
  • Implementation of quality systems in accordance with cGMP, GLP & GCP, ISO/IEC-17025, ISO 15189:2007

  • On-line verification of data

  • Routine process audits

  • Internal audits

  • Internal quality checks

  • Participation in Proficiency testing programs

  • Redressal of customer complaints and feedback

  • Training of staff on quality systems


VIMTA has developed over 500 SOPs to meet the quality system requirements.

The SOPs find their application in the following:

  • Safety criteria

  • Sampling and sampling techniques

  • Sample storage, transport and disposal

  • Product based testing

  • Quality of consumables and reagents

  • Use, maintenance and calibration of equipments

  • Selection of test methods and method validation

  • Measurement of degree of uncertainty for analytical techniques

  • Document control

  • Training

  • Quality Assurance procedures for different areas

  • Reference Standard maintenance

  • Calibration procedures and schedules

  • Proficiency testing and Inter-laboratory comparisons

  • Internal quality control, etc.


Quality Improvement Program

VIMTA believes that Total quality involves integrating every aspect of its operations into quality Management - the focus being:

  • Customer delight

  • Involvement of employees in quality improvement

  • Standardization of procedures

  • Continuous training for employees

  • Maintenance of sample integrity

  • Continuous improvement through customer feedback

  • Concentration on satisfying the internal clients