South Africa’s Ampath Laboratories to Adopt MEDITECH 6.1.6


Southern Africa’s foremost pathology laboratory, Ampath Laboratories, recently announced they’re moving forward with MEDITECH’s 6.1.6 laboratory and financial products throughout their network of more than 300 facilities.

A MEDITECH customer for 35 years, Ampath Laboratories (Ampath) is known for serving the medical community with quality results, accuracy of testing, careful attention to client needs and requests, rapid turn-around time, and industry-leading data processing support systems.

“Ampath strongly believes that staying up-to-date with the latest information systems and technology enables the clinical professionals in our group to render a world-standard pathology service,” Ampath CEO Dr. Jan van Rooyen said.

“The new platform will further enhance this quest to pursue excellence in consulting and accuracy of results in the interest of the patients that we deeply commit to and care for.”

About Ampath Laboratories
Ampath Laboratories provides a variety of support services to the clinical laboratories in Southern Africa, offering over 2,700 different diagnostic analyses. They operate 24 hours a day, 7 days a week and serve approximately 40% of the private healthcare market in South Africa. The organisation’s extensive national network of more than 300 facilities, which includes reference laboratories, regional laboratories, satellite (STAT) laboratories and service depots, performs over 75,000 clinical analyses daily including referrals from elsewhere in Africa and abroad.

About MEDITECH South Africa
A leading EHR vendor with over 35 years of experience in the South African and African marketplace, MEDITECH is helping organisations reach their clinical, analytical, and financial goals. For more information on how MEDITECH is transforming healthcare and building the next generation of EHR leaders, visit