Institute of Applied Quality Management, known as IAQM is the oldest and largest established Quality Accreditation Training and Consultancy house in India. IAQM has witnessed the Quality certification and accreditation journey in India; it was the part of the Quality certification and accreditation movement in India. IAQM started its journey in the year of 1993 with ISO 9000 QMS training and consultancy. Soon they started promotional training, workshop on Laboratory Accreditation by NABL. It has started laboratory accreditation training and consultancy through ISO Guide 25, gradually ISO/IEC 17025 and ISO 15189 Quality accreditation. It is also pioneer in Medical laboratory accreditation concept in the eastern part of India. Today IAQM is the largest Laboratory accreditation trainer and consultants for Industrial testing laboratories and Medical laboratories.
Thus IAQM started its leadership in healthcare organization accreditation. Healthcare Quality Accreditation was started by NABH under the Quality council of India IAQM didn’t miss the opportunity to deliver leadership in healthcare quality accreditation by NABH. B. M. Birla Heart Research centre was the first Hospital to get NABH accreditation where IAQM imparted training and total consultancy support. Not only Hospital accreditation it has created footprint also imaging accreditation in South India. Dr Shaji MRI is the first imaging centre got NABH accreditation through IAQM training and consultancy support.
IAQM also undertaken International laboratory by College of American Pathologist (CAP), USA
IAQM rendered consultancy support to more than 300 laboratories in India and abroad. It has rendered consultancy support for ISO/IEC 17025 and ISO 15189 accreditation. It has also worked for CAP accreditation in Dubai Zulekha Hospital.
IAQM rendered a complete ISO 15189 training in Maldives and Dhaka. It has also taken part of Medical laboratory quality accreditation movement undertaken by Bangladesh Accreditation Board (BAB)