On Thursday, June 22, 2023, MedLabs Laboratories commemorated three decades since its establishment by Dr. Hassib Sahyoun, the Chairman of the Board. The celebration began with a special event held in Amman for all of MedLabs’ 600 employees from various departments, including administration and branches.
The event aimed to celebrate together, recall the company’s journey from its inception, and acknowledge its accomplishments over the past thirty years, as well as discuss future plans.The celebration had a distinctive festive atmosphere, featuring interactive activities, entertainment performances, and musical shows to enhance the interaction among employees.
Dr. Hassib Sahyoun, the founder, Chairman of the Board, and CEO of MedLabs Laboratories, commenced the event with a welcoming speech, expressing gratitude to the employees for their participation in this significant milestone in the company’s history. He praised their effective contributions, which have brought MedLabs to its present position and highlighted the journey of achievements and challenges throughout the past three decades. A promotional video was also presented during the event, showcasing the milestones in the company’s history, core values, and the strong foundation that paved the way for MedLabs success, emphasizing commitment, quality, and stability. Dr. Sahyoun stated, “Today, as we proudly stand to celebrate thirty years of unparalleled achievements, with a solid base of loyal customers who have entrusted us, and with the excellence in offering laboratory services, as the largest network of Jordanian medical laboratories employing the largest number of medical laboratory graduates and the most advanced reference laboratory in the region, receiving thousands of samples daily from more than 240 laboratories in neighboring countries and the Arab Gulf.”
During the celebration, long-serving employees who have been with MedLabs for thirty years were honored, recognizing their loyalty and dedication to their work.
Dr. Sahyoun added, “Our celebration of the thirtieth anniversary coincides with the significant expansion of our reference laboratory, which serves hundreds of laboratories inside and outside Jordan, conducting advanced tests that used to be sent to laboratories in European countries. We take great pride in the continuous accreditations received by MedLabs, most notably the CAP Accreditation by the College of American Pathologists, and all of our 57 branches accredited by the Health Care Accreditation Council (HCAC), along with MedLabs’ achievement of quality accreditations in laboratory medicine, starting with ISO 9001:2000 in 2003.”
It is worth noting that MedLabs Laboratories cover all provinces of Jordan through its 57 branches, in addition to six branches in Palestine and five branches in Iraq. The reference laboratory in Amman is the largest and most advanced in the region, with 20 laboratory medicine specialists, conducting over 1,000 medical laboratory tests from various specialties and receiving thousands of samples daily from more than 240 laboratories within and outside Jordan.
MedLabs Reference Laboratory is the first Jordanian private laboratory accredited by the College of American Pathologists (CAP) and CDC (ISO 15189), ensuring that all medical laboratory tests are continuously accredited and audited. Additionally, all of MedLabs branches are the only ones in the kingdom accredited by the Health Care Accreditation Council (HCAC) with an excellent rating for each branch. The team, consisting of more than 600 experienced and qualified professionals, continues to adhere to the highest quality standards to provide accurate results, with professionalism and utmost care for their patients.