Vision Mission and Values

Vision of the NHLS

“Africa’s centre of excellence for innovative laboratory medicine”.

Mission of the NHLS

To provide quality, affordable and sustainable health laboratory medicine, provide training for health science education and undertake innovative and relevant research.



What it means

Care Caring about the environment and society
Unity of Purpose All Working together towards a common goal
Service Excellence Valuing good work ethics and striving towards service excellence for customers
Transformation Looking forward to the future and growing together
Innovation Pioneering relevant research solutions and training
Integrity Working with integrity and responsibility

Annual Plan and Strategic Plan