The Laboratory Accreditation Board of ABRET (LAB-EEG) is a seperate board fuctioning under ABRET, Inc., a not-for-profit, 501 c6 corporation.
Any Laboratory performing clinical EEGs interpreted by a licensed physician (M.D. or D.O.) may apply for accreditation.
At least one of the staff technologists must be an R. EEG T. or Canadian RET.
LAB of ABRET requires a formal review of laboratory output and Policies & Procedures.
The EEG interpretation (professional component) will not be evaluated.
Submitted records will be returned or destroyed in a HIPAA-compliant manner after the process is complete.
A site visit will not be conducted.
Accreditation will be for 5 years.
A list of ABRET accredited EEG laboratories will be published on the ABRET website.
Successful laboratories will receive a framed certificate, digital badge, and a press kit.
Unsuccessful labs may reapply in one year.