(MARLETTE) -- Marlette Regional Hospital's laboratory has been awarded accreditation by the Accreditation Committee of the College of American Pathologists, based on the results of a recent on-site inspection of the laboratory and cardiopulmonary departments. The laboratory's medical director is Dr. John C. Liao. During the accreditation process, inspectors examine the laboratory's records and quality control of procedures. Following the inspection, the CAP surveyor stated that she was very impressed with Marlette Regional Hospital's laboratory and commended the management and staff for highly organized services and very complete policies and procedures. The laboratory is one of more than 7,500 CAP-accredited laboratories worldwide.