MDS-Lancet Ghana

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MDS-Lancet Laboratories Ghana Limited (“MDS-Lancet” or the “Company”) was formed as a result of a joint venture between Quest Healthcare Limited of Ghana, and Lancet Laboratories (Services Company (Pty) Limited in South Africa).

The Company was incorporated as a private limited liability company in April 2008.Prior to the joint venture, Quest Healthcare Limited, provided medical diagnostic services to several public and private hospitals including Korle Bu, the Trust (SSNIT) Hospital, 37 Military Hospital, North Ridge Clinic, and other Regional Hospitals.


In Ghana, MDS – Lancet, a member of CLA, and an ISO 15189:2012 Accredited Laboratory, is a household name in healthcare, commanding a solid market position which focuses on customer centricity and quality service delivery.

We process over 2,500 patients (7,500 samples) a day from hospitals/clinics, corporate insurance, industrial and occupational health establishments.

MDS-Lancet Laboratories Ghana Limited is part of Cerba Lancet Africa, a Joint Venture between Cerba Healthcare and Lancet Group of Laboratories. Cerba Lancet Africa operates a network of 170 laboratories, across 12 countries: Botswana, Gabon, Ghana, Kenya, Mozambique, Nigeria, Rwanda, Swaziland, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia and Zimbabwe. With its African network of more than 100 ISO-accredited laboratories, employing over 1,500 workers serving more than 1.7 million patients a year, Cerba Lancet Africa is now the leading force in local clinical pathology and medical diagnosis in Africa. is part of an internationally accredited pathology laboratory, the Cerba Lancet Africa Group.


To be the leading force in local medical diagnostics in Africa, while offering the highest standards of pathology and biomedical services to patients and medical communities across the continent.


To provide Africa with the best medical diagnostic solutions at world-class standards to improve the quality of life of communities.


We strive to treat everyone with kindness and cultivate respect in our relationships with our teams, partners, healthcare professionals, and patients for whom we work every day.


We act with the utmost rigour to improve the quality of our services by investing and developing men and women to obtain the best of each and everyone in the service of all.


We are committed to patients, healthcare professionals, our business and institutional partners to deliver accurate and useful results, ensuring confidentiality to improve everyone’s health.


We keep engaging in new approaches to meet the needs and priorities of our local communities.