Accreditation Statistics

As of August 1, 2022

Cellular Therapy Entities

  • Accredited: 250
  • Applicants: 25

Cord Blood Banks

  • Accredited: 56
  • Applicants: 7

Congratulations to the following program for achieving initial FACT accreditation: King Abdulaziz Medical City - Riyadh, Saudi Arabia (adult and pediatric allogeneic and autologous hematopoietic progenitor cellular therapy; marrow and peripheral blood cellular therapy product collection; cellular therapy product processing with minimal manipulation). A complete list of accredited organizations can be found at www.factwebsite.org.

Corrective Action Plans the Focus of this Year’s Quality Management Webinar Series

Posted in :: 2022 Volume 1 :: Monday, March 7th, 2022

The 11th module of the Quality Management Series is all about corrective action plans.

The first webinar, hosted on February 26th, was, Overview of Corrective Action Plans. Dr. Carlos Bachier from Sarah Cannon Transplant and Cellular Therapy Program at Methodist Hospital in San Antonio, and Lisa Cantwell MHA, CPHQ from the Blood & Marrow Transplantation Program of the Holden Comprehensive Cancer Center at the University of Iowa, discussed the following:

  1. When a corrective action plan is needed
  2. The purpose of a corrective action plan
  3. Who should be involved
  4. Short term immediate corrective action, and long-term preventive correction action
  5. How to assess the effectiveness of a corrective action plan

Additional webinars in this series are open for registration at the following links. Advance registration and post-webinar recordings of all webinars in this module can be purchased at a discounted rate.