FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: October 26, 2016
The Phantom Laboratory, Inc.
The Phantom Laboratory Attains ISO13485 Certification
Greenwich, NY: The Phantom Laboratory announces that it has completed the transition from ISO 9001 to the ISO 13485:2003 standard for the design and manufacture of phantoms for the medical imaging and radiation therapy fields.
The ISO 13485 standard enhances The Phantom Laboratory’s existing quality system in risk management, supplied material traceability, labeling, packaging, sterilization and cleanliness. The enhanced certificate allows Phantom laboratory to successfully meet its customers’ evolving requirements and meet changing regulatory requirements both in the US and internationally.
Josh Levy, Phantom Laboratory’s president said “Our goal is to see our customers use our tools as part of comprehensive quality systems that improve their institutions’ care. In walking our talk, we have expanded our quality system to include ISO13485. This is in line with our commitment to continual improvement. Our work on this was led by Ariel Epstein Dickson, Manager of Quality Systems, and supported by all our employees. I am proud of our team.”
The Phantom Laboratory manufactures dependable, high-precision phantoms and innovative custom solutions for the medical imaging and radiation therapy fields. Founded in 1989, The Phantom Laboratory has been in the forefront of providing tools to medical physicists and imaging scientists to accurately measure the full capabilities of their imaging systems in diverse modalities including CT, MRI, mammography, PET and others.