Accreditation and Regulatory

The University of Chicago Medical Laboratories
Licensure and Accreditation Information

The University of Chicago Medical Center Laboratories are licensed by the State of Illinois and are certified under the Clinical Laboratory Improvement Amendments of 1988 (CLIA). In addition, our Blood Bank is licensed under the Food and Drug Administration.

The Laboratories are accredited by the College of American Pathologists (CAP) and the Joint Commission (TJC). The Blood Bank and Donor Center are also accredited by AABB. The Transplant Immunology and Immunogenetics Laboratory is also accredited by the American Society for Histocompatibility and Immunogenetics (ASHI).


NUMBER: 1637945
EXP. DATE: 9.30.2022

AGENCY: American Society for Histocompatibility and Immunogenetics (ASHI)
NUMBER: 07-4-IL-16-1
EXP. DATE: 12.31.2022

AGENCY: Clinical Laboratory Improvement Amendments (CLIA) 1988
NUMBER: 14D0671659
EXP. DATE: 2.27.2023

AGENCY: College of American Pathologists (CAP)
NUMBER: 18827-01

AGENCY: Food and Drug Administration (FDA)/Blood Bank
NUMBER: 1472309
EXP. DATE: 12.31.2021

AGENCY: The Joint Commission (TJC)
NUMBER: 7315
EXP. DATE: 3.2022

Point of Care testing accreditation information can be obtained from the Point of Care testing department at 773-702-1013.

* Pandemic has delayed inspections and extended accreditation per CAP and CLIA until otherwise notified.