Since 1971, the Diagnostic Accreditation Program (DAP) has been mandated to assess the quality of diagnostic services in the province of British Columbia through accreditation activities. As a Program of the College of Physicians and Surgeons of British Columbia, the mandate of the DAP derives from the Health Professions Act: Bylaws of the College of Physicians and Surgeons Part 5 Section B.
The Diagnostic Accreditation Program currently has 23 accreditation discliplines covering the following diagnostic services:
Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI)
Computed Tomography (CT)
Nerve Conduction Studies (NCS) and Evoked Potentials (EP)
Point of Care Testing