United Accreditation Foundation (UAF)provides accreditation to Medical Laboratories, and Certification Bodies for various Management System Schemes as per ISO 17021 including UAF Human Health Care Management System Scheme and Medical Devices Quality Management System Scheme based on assessment of their competence as per its criteria and in accordance with UAF and International Standards and Guidelines. UAF is a not-for-profit organization. It operates in accordance with relevant international standards and requirements and maintains integrity and impartiality while taking into account national and public interest. UAF aims to establish an independent, impartial and transparent accreditation system. As a not-for-profit accreditation body, decisions made by UAF are not subject to any commercial or financial obligations. UAF is internationally recognized and represents the interests of the stake holders at international forums through membership and active participation with the objective of becoming a signatory to international Multilateral / Mutual Recognition Arrangements (MLA / MRA) simultaneously ensuring measures to safeguard impartiality and objectivity of its accreditation process.
UAF is full member of Pacific Accreditation Cooperation (PAC) . The PAC operates within the framework of the International Accreditation Forum (IAF) and in cooperation with other regional groups of accreditation bodies around the world.Read more