Raipur: Thyrocare, one of the leading healthcare service providers in the preventive healthcare and diagnostics segment, launched its new Regional Processing Lab (RPL) in Raipur, Chhattisgarh, which is their 20th RPL in India, today on the occasion of National Doctors’ Day.
Located in Tiara Shopping Mall in Shankar Nagar, this RPL is equipped with unique 247 unidirectional sample-processing systems and an automated effluent treatment plant, which ensures safe and effective disposal of biomedical waste with world-class processing for a broad spectrum of diagnostic tests. This RPL is spread over an area of 3850 sqft and has the capacity to process 3000 samples in a day. The laboratory will cater to testing needs of patients, doctors, diagnostics centers, hospitals, nursing homes and other healthcare facilities in Raipur and surrounding areas.
The 20th RPL of Thyrocare was inaugurated by DrManojChellani, MBBS, DGO, Chairperson Medical Disorders in Pregnancy Committee FOGSI 2022-25 and Director of Aayush Test Tube Baby Centre, Raipur. Dr. Caesar Sengupta, Vice President – Operations, Thyrocare Technologies Ltd., said, “The launch of this RPL in Raipur is yet another remarkable achievement in our venture to provide global quality standards in preventive healthcare and diagnostic testing services with speed and accuracy at affordable prices with a quick turnaround time to laboratories and hospitals throughout India. This RPL is an addition to our network of a Centralised Processing Laboratory in Navi Mumbai for complex tests, three Zonal Processing Laboratories in Bangalore, Delhi, Kolkata for advanced tests and 19 RPLs across the country for routine tests.”
About Thyrocare: Thyrocare Technologies Limited (BSE:539871, NSE:THYROCARE) is India’s first and foremost advanced fully automated laboratory chain with strong presence in 2000+ cities/towns nationally and internationally. Thyrocare focuses on providing quality at an affordable cost to laboratories and hospitals and cost-effective and convenient diagnostic services to every doorstep. Many laboratories and hospital brands all over India use the comprehensive test profile menu offered by Thyrocare.
Thyrocare has an extensive network of authorised, fully trained and well-equipped collection centres that stay connected through a combination of air-cargo logistics and IT-enabled barcoded bi-directional systems for a turnaround time of 4 to 8 hours for processing of samples for 90% of the tests that arrive at any time of the day or night.
Thyrocare network of advanced diagnostic labs includes a Centralised Processing Laboratory at Navi Mumbai, India, with an IT-enabled, 247, fully automated diagnostic laboratory set-up covering 200,000+ sq. ft. area for error-free processing of 75,000+ specimens and 375,000+ diagnostic and screening investigations each night. This is supported by Zonal Processing Laboratories in major metro cities and Regional Processing Laboratories in Tier 2 & 3 cities across India.
Thyrocare is one of the first Indian diagnostic laboratories to obtain internationally renowned quality accreditations including ISO 9001-2000 rating as early as 2001, which was upgraded to ISO 9001:2015 and National Accreditation Board for Testing and Calibration Laboratories (NABL) and College of American Pathologists (CAP) accreditations in 2005.