Australian Clinical Labs

Site

Adelaide Airport Laboratory

Accreditation No.

3427

Site No.

24606

Date of Accreditation

10 Dec 2018

Address

1 Butler Boulevard
Adelaide Airport, SA 5950
Australia

Clinicallabs.com.au

Contact

Mrs Natalie Taylor P: +61 (08) 82055683

Availability

Services available to external clients

Supervision

GY (General)

Scope of Accreditation

ISO 15189 (2012)

Human Pathology

Service Product Determinant
Anatomical pathology - Cytopathology - Non-gynaecological cytological investigations of body fluids, exudates, washings and brushings from non-squamous mucosal sites for the detection of malignancy Sputum; Urine Cytological examination; Review and reporting of cytology samples
Anatomical pathology - Cytopathology - Non-gynaecological cytological investigations on samples obtained via fine needle aspiration biopsy Fine needle aspirates (FNA) Cytological examination; Review and reporting of fine needle aspiration samples
Anatomical pathology - Tissue pathology - Examination of biopsy material Formalin fixed tissue Review and reporting of biopsy material to identify or exclude morphological abnormalities
Anatomical pathology - Tissue pathology - Immediate frozen section diagnosis Fresh tissue Intra-operative consultation and examination of biopsy material
Anatomical pathology - Tissue pathology - Immunohistochemical (immunofluorescence) investigation Formalin-fixed paraffin-embedded (FFPE) tissues Detection of antigenic targets - Various

ISO 15189 (2012)

Human Pathology

Service Product Determinant
Chemical pathology - Detection and/or quantitation of drugs for therapeutic monitoring Plasma; Serum Digoxin; Lithium; Valproate (valproic acid, epilim)
Chemical pathology - Detection and/or quantitation of tumour markers Plasma; Serum CA125 antigen (CA125); CA15-3 antigen (CA15-3); CA19-9 antigen (CA19-9); Carcinoembryonic antigen (CEA); Prostate specific antigen (PSA); Prostate specific antigen (PSA) fractions and derived index; α-Fetoprotein (AFP)
Chemical pathology - Determination of hormones and hormone binding proteins (other than thyroid function tests) Plasma; Serum Aldosterone; Renin
Cortisol; Dihydrotestosterone; Follicle stimulating hormone (FSH); Insulin; Luteinising hormone (LH); Oestradiol; Parathyroid hormone (PTH); Progesterone; Prolactin; Sex hormone binding globulin (SHBG); Testosterone
Urine Cortisol
Chemical pathology - Diagnosis and management of diabetes mellitus Blood Glycated haemoglobin (HbA1c)
Chemical pathology - Further investigation of cardiac function Plasma; Serum Troponin I
Chemical pathology - Further investigation of renal and/or hepatic function Plasma; Serum Alkaline phosphatase (ALP) isoenzymes
Caeruloplasmin; α1-Antitrypsin
Chemical pathology - Haem related pigments and precursors (excluding porphyria) Plasma; Serum Haptoglobins
Chemical pathology - Investigation and determination of hepatic, cardiac, bone, skeletal muscle and other profiles and metabolic studies Plasma; Serum; Urine Osmolality
Alanine aminotransferase; Albumin; Alkaline phosphatase; Amylase; Aspartate aminotransferase; Bicarbonate; Bilirubin - Total; C-reactive protein (CRP); Calcium - Total; Chloride; Cholesterol - LDL; Creatine kinase; Creatinine; Glucose; HDL - Quantitation; Lactate dehydrogenase (LDH); Lipase; Magnesium; Osmolality; Phosphate; Potassium; Protein - Total; Sodium; Triglycerides; Urate; Urea; γ-GlutamyltransferaseLipase added 29/03/2021; review at next RES due March 2022.
Urine Calcium - Total; Chloride; Microalbumin; Phosphate; Potassium; Protein - Total; Sodium; Urate; Urea
Chemical pathology - Investigation for folate deficiency Blood; Plasma; Serum Folate; Red blood cell folate
Chemical pathology - Iron studies Blood; Plasma; Serum Ferritin; Iron; Transferrin
Chemical pathology - Quantitation of vitamins Blood; Plasma; Serum Cobalamin (vitamin B12); Vitamin D
Chemical pathology - Tests for thyroid function Plasma; Serum Thyroid stimulating hormone (TSH); Thyroxine (T4) - Free; Triiodothyronine (T3) - Free
Immunopathology - Detection and/or quantitation and/or characterisation of autoantibodies Plasma; Serum Anti-thyroglobulin antibodies (Tg); Anti-thyroid peroxidase antibodies (TPO)
Rheumatoid factor
Immunopathology - Quantitation of complement proteins Plasma; Serum Complement components C3 and C4
Immunopathology - Quantitative and/or qualitative investigation of proteins Plasma; Serum; Urine Cryofibrinogen; Cryoglobulins; Detection and amount of paraproteins; Detection and quantitation of free kappa and free lambda light chains
Urine Detection and amount of paraproteins
Immunopathology - Quantitative investigations of immunoglobulins and immunoglobulins subclasses Plasma; Serum Immunoglobulin subclasses
Plasma; Serum; Urine Total immunoglobulin A; Total immunoglobulin G; Total immunoglobulin M
Total immunoglobulin E
Infertility and pregnancy tests including assisted reproductive technology - Diagnosis of pregnancy Serum Human chorionic gonadotropin (hCG)
Urine Human chorionic gonadotropin (hCG)
Infertility and pregnancy tests including assisted reproductive technology - Diagnosis or follow up of threatened abortion and/or diagnosis of ectopic pregnancy Serum Human chorionic gonadotropin (hCG) - Quantitative total

ISO 15189 (2012)

Human Pathology

Service Product Determinant
Chemical pathology - Markers of bone metabolism Urine n-Telopeptide (NTx)

ISO 15189 (2012)

Human Pathology

Service Product Determinant
Haematology - Bone marrow examination Bone marrow Examination of aspirated material; Histological examination
Haematology - Diagnosis of thalassemia Blood Haemoglobin A2 (HbA2) - Quantitation; Haemoglobin F (HbF) - Quantitation
Haematology - Examination of blood films by special staining Blood Malaria
Haematology - Full blood examination Blood Differential number; Erythrocyte count (red blood cell count, RBCC); Haematocrit (packed cell volume, PCV); Haemoglobin (Hb); Leucocyte count (white blood cell count, WBCC); Nucleated red blood cells (NRBC); Platelet count; Red blood cell distribution width (RDW); Red blood cell index or indices; Reticulocytes
Haematology - Haemostasis related analysis (including special coagulation testing and platelet function tests) Blood; Plasma Platelet function (PFA)
Activated partial thromboplastin time (APTT); Anti-thrombin III; D-dimer; Fibrinogen; International normalised ratio (INR); Lupus anticoagulant; Platelet function (PFA); Protein C and protein S; Prothrombin time (PT); Thrombin time (TT)
Haematology - Investigation of haemoglobinopathy (excluding thalassemia) Blood Haemoglobin S (HbS) - Presence; Haemoglobin bands; Haemoglobin fraction (S, C, D, E) - Quantitation; Haemoglobin instability; Other abnormal haemoglobins
Haematology - Investigation of haemolysis Blood Haptoglobins
Haematology - Limited blood examination Blood Erythrocyte (RBC) sedimentation rate (ESR)
Microbiology - Parasitology - Detection of ova, cysts and parasites Blood; Serum Malaria

ISO 15189 (2012)

Human Pathology

Service Product Determinant
Immunopathology - Detection and/or quantitation and/or characterisation of autoantibodiesNULL Plasma Anti-cyclic citrullinated peptide antibodies (CCP); Anti-double stranded DNA antibodies (dsDNA); Anti-endomysial antibodies (EMA); Anti-extractable nuclear antigen antibodies (ENA); Anti-gliadin antibodies (AGA); Anti-nuclear antibodies (ANA); Anti-thyroglobulin antibodies (Tg); Anti-tissue transglutaminase antibodies (tTG)

ISO 15189 (2012)

Human Pathology

Service Product Determinant
Chemical pathology - Detection of faecal occult blood Faeces Blood
Chemical pathology - Investigation of Helicobacter pylori colonisation or eradication Breath C14
Infertility and pregnancy tests including assisted reproductive technology - Semen analysis for post vasectomy and/or examination of cervical mucus Semen Presence of spermatozoa
Microbiology - Bacteriology - Detection of pathogenic bacteria Respiratory specimens; Sputum; Throat swabs; Wound swabs Bacteria
Pathogenic identification and antibiotic susceptibility
Urine Pathogenic identification and antibiotic susceptibility
Bacteria
Glucose; Proteins; pH
Casts; Epithelial cells; Erythrocytes (red blood cells, RBC); Leucocytes (white blood cells, WBC)
Microbiology - Molecular biology - Detection, characterisation and/or quantitation of microbial nucleic acids (bacteria) Dry swabs; Genital swabs; Nasal swabs Bordetella parapertussis; Bordetella pertussis; Streptococcus agalactiae (Streptococcus group B); Methicillin resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA); Methicillin susceptible Staphylococcus aureus (MSSA)
Microbiology - Molecular biology - Detection, characterisation and/or quantitation of microbial nucleic acids (viruses) Bronchial washings; Bronchoalveolar lavage; Nasopharyngeal aspirate; Nasopharyngeal swabs; Sputum Influenza A virus; Influenza B virus; Respiratory syncytial virus (RSV)
Nasal aspirates/washes; Nasal swabs; Nasopharyngeal swabs Severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2)
Nasopharyngeal swabs Severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2)
Microbiology - Mycobacteriology - Detection and identification of mycobacteria Aspirates; Blood; Cerebrospinal fluid (CSF); Faeces; General swabs; Skin swabs; Sputum; Tissues; Urine; Wound swabs Mycobacteria identification; Other pathogenic bacteria to genus level or species level
Aspirates; Blood; Cerebrospinal fluid (CSF); Faeces; Sputum; Tissues; Urine Mycobacteria identification
Blood; Cerebrospinal fluid (CSF); Other body fluids; Sputum; Tissues Mycobacteria antibiotic susceptibility; Mycobacteria identification
Microbiology - Mycology - Detection of dermatophytes and other fungi causing cutaneous disease Nails; Serum; Skin; Skin scrapings Dermatophyte identification
Microbiology - Mycology - Detection, isolation and identification of yeasts and fungal elements Aspirates; Blood; Cerebrospinal fluid (CSF); General swabs; Nails; Sputum; Tissues; Urine Fungi identification
Microbiology - Parasitology - Detection of ova, cysts and parasites Blood; Serum Malaria
Faeces Parasites
Cysts; Ova; Parasites
Cryptosporidia; Giardia spp.; Parasites
Microbiology - Serology of infection - Microbial antibody and/or antigen detection and/or quantitation Serum Severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) antibody
Microbiology - Serology of infection - Microbial antibody and/or antigen detection and/or quantitationNULL Blood; Plasma; Serum Chlamydia spp.; Chlamydial spp. IgG antibody; Chlamydial spp. IgM antibody; Coxiella burnetii (Q-fever) IgG phase 1 antibody; Coxiella burnetii (Q-fever) IgG phase 2 antibody; Coxiella burnetii (Q-fever) IgM phase 1 antibody; Coxiella burnetii (Q-fever) IgM phase 2 antibody; Coxiella burnetii (Q-fever) total antibody; Cytomegalovirus (CMV); Cytomegalovirus (CMV) activity index; Cytomegalovirus antibody (anti-CMV) IgG; Cytomegalovirus antibody (anti-CMV) IgM; Epstein-Barr virus IgG antibody; Epstein-Barr virus IgM antibody; Epstein-Barr virus viral capsid antigen IgG antibody; Epstein-Barr virus​​​​; Helicobacter pylori; Hepatitis A virus antibody (anti-HAV) - IgM; Hepatitis A virus antibody (anti-HAV) - Total; Hepatitis B virus core antibody (anti-HBc) - IgM; Hepatitis B virus core antibody (anti-HBc) - Total; Hepatitis B virus envelope antibody (anti-HBe); Hepatitis B virus envelope antigen (HBe Ag); Hepatitis B virus surface antibody (anti-HBs); Hepatitis B virus surface antigen (HBs Ag); Hepatitis B virus surface antigen (HBs Ag) neutralisation; Hepatitis C virus antibody (anti-HCV); Hepatitis C virus antibody (anti-HCV) - IgG; Human T-lymphotropic virus type I/II (HTLV-I/II) antibody; Human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) p24 antigen; Human immunodeficiency virus type 1/2 (HIV-1/2) 1/2 antibodies; Human immunodeficiency virus type 1/2 (HIV-1/2) antigen; Legionella pneumophila IgM antibody; Legionella pneumophila serogroup 1 antibody; Legionella pneumophila serogroup 2 antibody; Legionella pneumophila total antibody; Leptospira IgM antibody; Rubella IgG antibody; Rubella IgM antibody; Streptococcus pneumoniae; Syphilis Treponema pallidum antibody; Toxoplasma spp. IgG antibody; Toxoplasma spp. IgM antibody; Toxoplasma; Infectious mononucleosis

ISO 15189 (2012)

Human Pathology

Service Product Determinant
Chemical pathology - Analysis of drugs for toxicological (non-legal) purposes and ingested or absorbed toxic chemicals Urine Alcohol; Amphetamines; Barbiturates; Benzodiazepines; Cannabis; Cocaine; Methadone; Opiates

ISO 15189 (2012)

Legal

Service Product Determinant
Medico legal drug testing AS/NZS 4308, appendix A On-site screening procedure Urine Amphetamine type substances; Benzodiazepines; Cannabis metabolites; Cocaine metabolites; Opiates
Medico legal drug testing AS/NZS 4308, section 2 Specimen collection, storage, handling and dispatch Urine Colour; Creatinine; Temperature; pH
Medico legal drug testing AS/NZS 4308, section 3 General laboratory requirements Urine General laboratory requirements as described in AS/NZS 4308
Medico legal drug testing AS/NZS 4308, section 4 Laboratory screening procedures Urine Amphetamine type substances; Benzodiazepines; Cannabis metabolites; Cocaine metabolites; Opiates
Medico legal drug testing AS/NZS 4308, section 5 Laboratory confirmatory procedures Urine 11-nor-δ-9-Tetrahydrocannabinol-9-carboxylic acid; 6-Acetylmorphine; 7-Amino-clonazepam; 7-Amino-flunitrazepam; 7-Amino-nitrazepam; Amphetamines; Codeine; Ecgonine methyl ester; Ephedrine; Methylamphetamine; Methylenedioxyamphetamine; Methylenedioxymethylamphetamine; Morphine; Nordiazepam; Oxazepam; Phentermine; Pseudoephedrine (PSE); Temazepam; α-Hydroxyalprazolam

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