Monash Pathology

Site

Clayton Laboratory – Monash Medical Centre

Accreditation No.

2762

Site No.

2755

Date of Accreditation

17 Nov 1989

Address

246 Clayton Road
Clayton, VIC 3168
Australia

monashhealth.org

Contact

Mrs Kristy De George P: +61 (03) 95943479

Availability

Services available to external clients

Supervision

GX (General)

Scope of Accreditation

ISO 15189 (2012)

Human Pathology

Medicare expiry date

06 Jun 2023

Last Activity Date

23 Jun 2021

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 Aspirates; Bronchial lavage; Cerebrospinal fluid (CSF); Ocular specimens; Other body fluids; Sputum; Tumour tissue; Urine; Vitreous specimens; Washings or brushings from other sites Cytological examination; Review and reporting of cytology samples
Anatomical pathology - Cytopathology - Non-gynaecological cytological investigations of nipple discharge or smears from squamous mucosal sites for the detection of cancerous or precancerous changes Anus smears; Lip smears; Mouth smears; Nipple discharge; Nose smears; Semen; Skin smears 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; Fresh tissue Review and reporting of biopsy material to identify or exclude morphological abnormalities
Anatomical pathology - Tissue pathology - Examination of biopsy material by electron microscopy Formalin fixed tissue; Fresh tissue Review and reporting of biopsy material to identify or exclude ultra-structural morphological abnormalities
Anatomical pathology - Tissue pathology - Gene probes using paraffin in-situ hybridisation techniques (chromogenic/silver) Formalin-fixed paraffin-embedded (FFPE) tissues Detection of nucleic acid targets - Various
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; Frozen tissue Detection of antigenic targets - Various
Anatomical pathology - Tissue pathology - Mortuary facilities Body Assessment - Level 2 mortuary
Anatomical pathology - Tissue pathology - Non-coronial autopsy services Body; Body parts Autopsy service and reporting

ISO 15189 (2012)

Human Pathology

Medicare expiry date

06 Jun 2023

Last Activity Date

23 Jun 2021

Service Product Determinant
Chemical pathology - Analysis of calculus Calculi Ammonium; Calcium; Carbonate; Cysteine; Magnesium; Oxalate; Phosphate; Urate; Uric acid
Chemical pathology - Analysis of drugs for toxicological (non-legal) purposes and ingested or absorbed toxic chemicals Blood; Clothing; Other body fluids; Swabs; Urine Snake venom detection
Plasma; Serum Thiocyanate
Urine Amphetamines; Benzodiazepines; Cannabis; Opiates
Chemical pathology - Biogenic amines Plasma; Serum; Urine 3-Methoxytyramine; Metanephrine; Normetanephrine
Urine 4-Hydroxy-3-methoxymethamphetamine (HMMA); 5-Hydroxyindoleacetic acid (5-HIAA); Homovanillic acid (HVA)
Chemical pathology - Detection and/or quantitation of drugs for therapeutic monitoring Blood Cyclosporin
Tacrolimus
Cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) Gentamicin (cidomycin, septopal, genticyn, garamycin); Vancomycin
Plasma; Serum Digoxin
Clozapine; Norclozapine
Ethanol
Serum Amikacin; Carbamazepine; Gentamicin (cidomycin, septopal, genticyn, garamycin); Lithium; Methotrexate; Paracetamol (acetaminophen); Phenobarbital; Phenytoin (dilantin); Salicylate; Tobramycin; Valproate (valproic acid, epilim); Vancomycin
Chemical pathology - Detection and/or quantitation of tumour markers Cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) Human chorionic gonadotropin (hCG)
Other body fluids Thyroglobulin
CA125 antigen (CA125); CA19-9 antigen (CA19-9); Carcinoembryonic antigen (CEA)
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; Thyroglobulin
Serum Human chorionic gonadotropin (hCG)
Serum; Urine β2-Microglobulin (B2M)
Chemical pathology - Detection of faecal occult blood Faeces Blood
Chemical pathology - Determination of hormones and hormone binding proteins (other than thyroid function tests) Plasma Adrenocorticotropic hormone (ACTH)
Renin
Plasma; Serum Anti-Mullerian hormone (AMH); Cortisol; Dehydroepiandrosterone sulfate (DHEAS); Erythropoietin (EPO); Follicle stimulating hormone (FSH); Growth hormone; Insulin; Luteinising hormone (LH); Macroprolactin; Oestradiol; Parathyroid hormone (PTH); Procalcitonin; Progesterone; Prolactin; Sex hormone binding globulin (SHBG)
Serum 17α-Hydroxyprogesterone; Androstenedione; Dihydrotestosterone; Testosterone
Oestradiol
Aldosterone; C-peptide; Insulin-like growth factor 1 (IGF-1, somatomedin C)
Urine Aldosterone
Cortisol
Chemical pathology - Diagnosis and management of diabetes mellitus Blood Glycated haemoglobin (HbA1c)
Chemical pathology - Dynamic tests Sweat Sweat chloride
Chemical pathology - Further investigation of cardiac function Plasma; Serum Myoglobin
B-type natriuretic peptide (BNP); Troponin I
Urine Myoglobin
Chemical pathology - Further investigation of renal and/or hepatic function Faeces α1-Antitrypsin
Plasma; Serum Prealbumin
Serum Haptoglobins
Caeruloplasmin; α1-Antitrypsin
α1-Antitrypsin phenotype
Chemical pathology - Haem related pigments and precursors (excluding porphyria) Amniotic fluid Bilirubin
Cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) Bilirubin
Chemical pathology - Investigation and determination of hepatic, cardiac, bone, skeletal muscle and other profiles and metabolic studies Ascitic fluid; Peritoneal fluid Albumin; Amylase; Glucose; Lactate dehydrogenase (LDH); Lipase; Protein - Total
Blood Ketones
Drainage fluid; Other body fluids Amylase; Bilirubin - Total; Lipase
Peritoneal dialysis fluid Creatinine; Glucose; Urea
Plasma; Serum Alanine aminotransferase; Albumin; Alkaline phosphatase; Ammonia; Amylase; Aspartate aminotransferase; Bicarbonate; Bilirubin - Any fractions; Bilirubin - Total; C-reactive protein (CRP); Calcium - Total; Chloride; Cholesterol - LDL; Cholesterol - Total; Creatine kinase; Creatinine; Glucose; HDL - Quantitation; Lactate dehydrogenase (LDH); Lipase; Magnesium; Phosphate; Potassium; Protein - Total; Sodium; Triglycerides; Urate; Urea; γ-Glutamyltransferase
Pleural fluid Glucose; Lactate dehydrogenase (LDH); Protein - Total
Serum Chylomicron
Angiotensin converting enzyme (ACE)
Serum; Urine Osmolality
Cystatin C
Urine Ammonia; Calcium - Total; Chloride; Creatinine; Glucose; Magnesium; Microalbumin; Phosphate; Potassium; Protein - Total; Sodium; Urate; Urea
Chemical pathology - Investigation for folate deficiency Blood Red blood cell folate
Serum Folate
Chemical pathology - Iron studies Plasma; Serum Iron; Transferrin
Ferritin; Transferrin receptor (TFR)
Chemical pathology - Newborn screening services for the diagnosis of inborn errors of metabolism Blood Galactose
Chemical pathology - Quantitation of blood gases and other measurements (performed on the same specimen) Blood Calcium - Ionised; Carboxyhaemoglobin; Chloride; Creatinine; Glucose; Haemoglobin (Hb); Lactate; Methaemoglobin (MetHb); Partial pressure of carbon dioxide (pCO2); Partial pressure of oxygen (PO2); Potassium; Sodium; pH
Chemical pathology - Quantitation of precursor and intermediary metabolites Plasma; Serum Homocysteine
Chemical pathology - Quantitation of vitamin B markers Serum Holotranscobalamin (active vitamin B12)
Chemical pathology - Quantitation of vitamins Plasma; Serum Ascorbic acid (vitamin C); Retinol (vitamin A); Tocopherol (vitamin E)
Cobalamin (vitamin B12)
25-Hydroxyvitamin D
Chemical pathology - Tests for thyroid function Plasma; Serum Thyroid stimulating hormone (TSH); Thyroxine (T4) - Free; Triiodothyronine (T3) - Free
Chemical pathology - Trace element analysis Plasma; Serum Copper; Zinc
Immunopathology - Detection and/or quantitation and/or characterisation of autoantibodies Plasma; Serum Anti-thyroglobulin antibodies (Tg); Anti-thyroid peroxidase antibodies (TPO)
Serum Rheumatoid factor
Anti-cyclic citrullinated peptide antibodies (CCP)
Immunopathology - Quantitation of complement proteins Serum Complement components C3 and C4
Immunopathology - Quantitative and/or qualitative investigation of proteins Cerebrospinal fluid (CSF); Other body fluids; Serum Oligoclonal bands; β2-Transferrin
Faeces Calprotectin
Plasma; Serum Cryoglobulins
Serum Protein classes
Detection and quantitation of free kappa and free lambda light chains
Immunopathology - Quantitative investigations of immunoglobulins and immunoglobulins subclasses Plasma; Serum Immunoglobulin subclasses
Serum Total immunoglobulin E
Total immunoglobulin A; Total immunoglobulin G; Total immunoglobulin M
Infertility and pregnancy tests including assisted reproductive technology - Diagnosis of pregnancy 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 Plasma; Serum Human chorionic gonadotropin (hCG) - Quantitative total
Microbiology - Serology of infection - Microbial antibody and/or antigen detection and/or quantitation Serum Aspergillus spp. total antibody; Anti-avian IgG - Budgerigar; Anti-avian IgG - Hen; Anti-avian IgG - Pigeon

ISO 15189 (2012)

Human Pathology

Medicare expiry date

06 Jun 2023

Last Activity Date

23 Jun 2021

Service Product Determinant
Cytogenetics - Detection of defined, unbalanced chromosomal abnormalities by in-situ hybridisation techniques Amniotic fluid; Blood; Chorionic villus tissue; Other tissues - Non-malignant Chromosomal rearrangement; Cytogenetic analysis and reporting; Pathogenic copy number changes
Cytogenetics - Karyotype detection of balanced and/or unbalanced chromosome abnormalities Amniotic fluid; Blood; Chorionic villus tissue; Other tissues - Non-malignant Chromosomal rearrangement; Cytogenetic analysis and reporting; Pathogenic copy number changes
Blood; Products of conception (POC); Tissues Cytogenetic analysis and reporting
Cytogenetics - Karyotype detection of unbalanced abnormalities Amniotic fluid; Blood; Chorionic villus tissue; Other tissues - Non-malignant Pathogenic copy number changes
Blood; Products of conception (POC); Tissues Pathogenic copy number changes
Molecular genetics - Prenatal genetic testing (excluding non-invasive prenatal [genetic] screening) Amniotic fluid; Blood; Chorionic villus Fragile X; Y chromosome microdeletion

ISO 15189 (2012)

Human Pathology

Medicare expiry date

06 Jun 2023

Last Activity Date

23 Jun 2021

Service Product Determinant
Chemical pathology - Further investigation of cardiac function Blood Troponin I
Chemical pathology - Quantitation of blood gases and other measurements (performed on the same specimen) Blood Base excess; Bicarbonate; Calcium - Ionised; Carboxyhaemoglobin; Chloride; Creatinine; Glucose; Haematocrit (packed cell volume, PCV); Haemoglobin (Hb); Lactate; Oxyhaemoglobin; Partial pressure of carbon dioxide (pCO2); Partial pressure of oxygen (PO2); Potassium; Sodium; pH

ISO 15189 (2012)

Human Pathology

Medicare expiry date

06 Jun 2023

Last Activity Date

23 Jun 2021

Service Product Determinant
Haematology - Assessment of haemolysis or metabolic enzymes (red cell enzyme assays) Blood Glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase (G6PD)
Haematology - Bone marrow examination Bone marrow Examination of aspirated material; Histological examination
Haematology - Diagnosis of thalassemia Blood Examination of haemoglobin H (HbH); Haemoglobin A2 (HbA2) - Quantitation; Haemoglobin F (HbF) - Quantitation
Haematology - Examination of blood films by special staining Blood; Bone marrow Acid phosphatase; Alkaline phosphatase; Haemosiderin; Heinz bodies; Iron; Malaria; Non-specific esterase; Parasites
Haematology - Foetal haemoglobin in maternal circulation Blood Detection and quantitation of foetal red cells; Feto-maternal haemorrhage (FMH) estimation
Haematology - Full blood examination Blood; Fluids Differential number; Erythrocyte count (red blood cell count, RBCC); Haematocrit (packed cell volume, PCV); Haemoglobin (Hb); Haemoglobin H (HbH) inclusions; Leucocyte count (white blood cell count, WBCC); Mean corpuscular volume (MCV); Morphology; 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 Platelet function (PFA)
Plasma ADAMTS-13 activity; Activated partial thromboplastin time (APTT); Activated protein C (APC) resistance; Anti-Xa activity - Heparin activity; Anti-thrombin III; Clauss fibrinogen; Collagen binding activity; D-dimer; Dabigatran; Echis test; Factor II; Factor IX; Factor V; Factor VII; Factor VIII; Factor X; Factor XI; Factor XII; Factor XIII; Fibrinogen; Heparin assay; Heparin induced thrombotic thrombocytopenia (HITT); International normalised ratio (INR); Kaolin clotting time; Lupus anticoagulant; Protein C and protein S; Prothrombin time (PT); Thrombin time (TT); Von Willebrand factor (vWF) antigen - Quantitation; β2-Glycoprotein
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; Plasma Autohaemolysis; Plasma haemoglobin
Haematology - Limited blood examination Blood Erythrocyte (RBC) sedimentation rate (ESR)
Immunohaematology - Blood group antibody detection Blood Duffy system; Kell system; M and N factors; Other blood group systems; Rh phenotypes
Immunohaematology - Blood grouping Blood ABO; RhD
Immunohaematology - Determination of compatibility of blood donor units Blood; Cord blood Direct antiglobulin test (DAT, direct Coombs test); Examination for blood group antibodies; Group checks of patient and donor; Identification of detected antibodies
Immunohaematology - Identification and quantitation of blood group antibodies Blood Antibody absorption; Antibody elution; Antibody quantitation - Anti-D, anti-c; Antibody titration; Donath-Landsteiner antibody; Other blood group antibodies; Red blood cell phenotyping; Rh
Immunohaematology - Investigation of blood transfusion reactions Blood products Antibodies; Contamination - Microbiological
Immunohaematology - Issue and release of blood and blood product for transfusion Blood; Cryoprecipitate; Fresh frozen plasma (FFP); Platelets Issue and release of blood and blood products for transfusion
Immunohaematology - Storage and distribution of blood and blood components Blood products Issue and release of blood and blood products for transfusion
Microbiology - Parasitology - Detection of ova, cysts and parasites Blood Malaria
Microbiology - Serology of infection - Microbial antibody and/or antigen detection and/or quantitation Blood Infectious mononucleosis
Molecular genetics - Investigation of constitutional genetic variants - Diagnostic testing - Targeted genes Blood Factor V Leiden; Methylenetetrahydrofolate reductase (MTHFR); Prothrombin variant

ISO 15189 (2012)

Human Pathology

Medicare expiry date

06 Jun 2023

Last Activity Date

23 Jun 2021

Service Product Determinant
Haematology - Haemostasis related analysis (including special coagulation testing and platelet function tests) Blood International normalised ratio (INR)

ISO 15189 (2012)

Human Pathology

Medicare expiry date

06 Jun 2023

Last Activity Date

23 Jun 2021

Service Product Determinant
Haematology - Haemostasis related analysis (including special coagulation testing and platelet function tests) Blood International normalised ratio (INR)

ISO 15189 (2012)

Human Pathology

Medicare expiry date

06 Jun 2023

Last Activity Date

23 Jun 2021

Service Product Determinant
Haematology - Foetal haemoglobin in maternal circulation Blood Feto-maternal haemorrhage (FMH) estimation
Immunopathology - Characterisation of leucocyte surface antigens (including immunophenotyping) Aspirates; Blood; Bone marrow; Cerebrospinal fluid (CSF); Fresh tissue; Lavage; Serous fluid Assessment of lymphoid cell populations; Assessment of myeloid cell populations
Blood Eosin-5-maleimide; HLA-B27; Paroxysmal nocturnal haemoglobinuria (PNH) surface markers
Immunopathology - Detection and/or quantitation and/or characterisation of autoantibodies Serum Anti-liver-kidney microsomes antibodies (LKM); Anti-neutrophil cytoplasmic antibodies (ANCA); Anti-nuclear antibodies (ANA); Anti-smooth muscle antibodies (SMA)
Anti-cardiolipin antibodies (ACA)
Anti-deamidated gliadin antibodies; Anti-double stranded DNA antibodies (dsDNA); Anti-extractable nuclear antigen antibodies (ENA); Anti-tissue transglutaminase antibodies (tTG)
Anti-intrinsic factor antibodies (IF)
Anti-extractable nuclear antigen antibodies (ENA); Anti-glomerular basement membrane antibodies (anti-GBM); Anti-myeloperoxidase antibodies (MPO); Anti-phospholipase A2 receptor antibodies (PLA2R); Anti-proteinase 3 antibodies (PR3)
Immunopathology - Investigation and/or assessment of neutrophils - Functional tests Blood Phagocytosis; Qualitative assessment of neutrophils for the presence of oxidative pathway defects; Quantitative assessment of oxidative pathways

ISO 15189 (2012)

Human Pathology

Medicare expiry date

06 Jun 2023

Last Activity Date

23 Jun 2021

Service Product Determinant
Chemical pathology - Quantitation of blood gases and other measurements (performed on the same specimen) Blood Calcium - Ionised; Carboxyhaemoglobin; Chloride; Creatinine; Glucose; Haemoglobin (Hb); Lactate; Methaemoglobin (MetHb); Oxyhaemoglobin; Partial pressure of carbon dioxide (pCO2); Partial pressure of oxygen (PO2); Potassium; Sodium; pH
Calcium - Ionised; Carboxyhaemoglobin; Chloride; Glucose; Haemoglobin (Hb); Lactate; Methaemoglobin (MetHb); Oxyhaemoglobin; Partial pressure of carbon dioxide (pCO2); Partial pressure of oxygen (PO2); Potassium; Sodium; pH

ISO 15189 (2012)

Human Pathology

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06 Jun 2023

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23 Jun 2021

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Chemical pathology - Investigation of malabsorption Faeces Faecal fat
Microbiology - Bacteriology - Detection of pathogenic bacteria Aspirates; Blood; Cerebrospinal fluid (CSF); Faeces; Fluids; General swabs; Genital swabs; Synovial fluid; Tissues; Urine Bacteria; Casts; Crystals; Erythrocytes (red blood cells, RBC); Leucocytes (white blood cells, WBC)
Aspirates; Blood; Cerebrospinal fluid (CSF); Fluids; General swabs; Genital swabs; Nasopharyngeal aspirate; Respiratory specimens; Skin; Sputum; Synovial fluid; Tissues; Urine; Wound swabs Bacteria; Pathogenic microorganisms
Cerebrospinal fluid (CSF); Fluids; Urine Erythrocytes (red blood cells, RBC); Leucocytes (white blood cells, WBC)
Faeces Clostridioides difficile toxin
Helicobacter pylori antigen
Campylobacter spp.; Salmonella spp.; Shigella spp.; Vibrio spp.; Yersinia spp.; Pathogenic microorganisms
Campylobacter spp.; Salmonella spp.; Shigella spp.; Vibrio spp.; Yersinia spp.; Pathogenic microorganisms
Glass slide Bacteria; Epithelial cells; Erythrocytes (red blood cells, RBC); Leucocytes (white blood cells, WBC)
Isolates Bacteria; Pathogenic identification; Pathogenic microorganisms
Bacteria; Pathogenic identification; Pathogenic microorganisms
Antibiotic susceptibility; Pathogenic identification and antibiotic susceptibility
Urine Legionella antigen
Blood; Glucose; Leucocytes (white blood cells, WBC); Nitrite; Proteins; pH
Microbiology - Bacteriology - Detection of pathogenic bacteria for epidemiological infection control surveillance Groin swabs; Nasal swabs; Rectal swabs Carbapenem resistant Enterobacteriaceae (CRE); Methicillin resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA); Vancomycin resistant Enterococci (VRE)
Carbapenem resistant Enterobacteriaceae (CRE); Methicillin resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA); Vancomycin resistant Enterococci (VRE)
Microbiology - Environmental investigations and/or infection control Blood transfusion bags; Dialysis waters; Gastrointestinal endoscopes; Vascular catheter tips Bacterial growth - Sterility
Microbiology - Molecular biology - Detection, characterisation and/or quantitation of microbial nucleic acids (bacteria) Bacterial isolates Staphylococcus spp.; Vancomycin resistant Enterococci (VRE)
Pan-bacterial 16s
Cervical swabs; Urethral swabs; Urine Chlamydia trachomatis; Neisseria gonorrhoeae
Faeces Aeromonas spp.; Campylobacter spp.; Clostridiodes difficile; Clostridioides difficile toxin; Escherichia coli - Enterotoxigenic (ETEC); Escherichia coli​​​​ STEC stx1/stx2; Salmonella spp.; Shigella spp.; Yersinia enterocolitica; Shiga toxin
Clostridioides difficile toxin
Nasopharyngeal aspirate Bordetella parapertussis; Bordetella pertussis; Chlamydia trachomatis; Chlamydophila pneumoniae; Legionella longbeachae; Legionella pneumophila; Mycoplasma pneumoniae
Microbiology - Molecular biology - Detection, characterisation and/or quantitation of microbial nucleic acids (fungi) Bacterial isolates Panfungal 18s
Microbiology - Molecular biology - Detection, characterisation and/or quantitation of microbial nucleic acids (mycobacteria) Respiratory specimens Mycobacterium tuberculosis; Mycobacterium rifampicin resistance rpoB
Microbiology - Molecular biology - Detection, characterisation and/or quantitation of microbial nucleic acids (protozoan parasites) Cervical specimen; Faeces; Genital swabs; Urine Trichomonas vaginalis
Faeces Cryptosporidium spp.; Entamoeba histolytica; Giardia lamblia
Cryptosporidium parvum; Cryptosporidium spp.; Entamoeba histolytica; Giardia lamblia
Microbiology - Molecular biology - Detection, characterisation and/or quantitation of microbial nucleic acids (viruses) Aspirates; General swabs; Plasma; Tissues; Vesicle fluid Adenovirus; Cytomegalovirus (CMV); Enterovirus; Herpes simplex virus (HSV); Varicella zoster virus (VZV)
Cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) Enterovirus
Endotrachael aspirate; Nasal swabs; Nasopharyngeal aspirate; Nasopharyngeal swabs; Sputum; Throat swabs Severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2)
Faeces Adenovirus; Norovirus; Norovirus G1; Norovirus G2; Rotavirus
Nasal aspirates/washes; Nasopharyngeal swabs Influenza A virus; Influenza B virus; Respiratory syncytial virus (RSV); Severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2)
Nasopharyngeal aspirate Adenovirus; Human metapneumovirus; Influenza A virus; Influenza B virus; Parainfluenza virus type 1/2/3/4; Picornavirus; Respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) A/B
Nasopharyngeal swabs Severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2)
Severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2)
Severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2)
Plasma Hepatitis B virus (HBV) DNA; Hepatitis C virus (HCV) viral RNA; Human immunodeficiency virus type 1 (HIV-1) RNA
Urine Cytomegalovirus (CMV)
Microbiology - Molecular biology - Surveillance programme for the detection of microbial nucleic acids (viruses) in accordance with Commonwealth and/or State Health protocols Saliva Severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2)
Microbiology - Mycobacteriology - Detection and identification of mycobacteria Bronchial washings; Bronchoalveolar lavage; Respiratory specimens; Sputum; Tissues; Urine Mycobacteria antibiotic susceptibility; Mycobacteria detection; Mycobacteria identification
Mycobacteria detection; Mycobacteria identification
Bronchial washings; Bronchoalveolar lavage; Respiratory specimens; Tissues; Urine Mycobacteria antibiotic susceptibility; Mycobacteria detection; Mycobacteria identification
Isolates Mycobacteria antibiotic susceptibility
Urine Mycobacteria detection; Mycobacteria identification
Microbiology - Mycobacteriology - Tests for cell mediated immunity Blood Latent tuberculosis
Microbiology - Mycology - Detection, isolation and identification of yeasts and fungal elements Cerebrospinal fluid (CSF); Plasma; Serum Cryptococcus antigen
Hair; Isolates; Nails; Skin scrapings Fungi identification; Fungi susceptibility
Fungi identification
Fungi identification; Fungi susceptibility
Microbiology - Parasitology - Detection of ova, cysts and parasites Faeces Microsporidia
Cysts; Ova; Parasites
Nasopharyngeal aspirate; Respiratory specimens; Sputum Pneumocystis carinnii
Microbiology - Serology of infection - Microbial antibody and/or antigen detection and/or quantitation Plasma; Serum Severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) antibody
Epstein-Barr virus nuclear antigen IgG antibody; Epstein-Barr virus viral capsid antigen IgG antibody; Epstein-Barr virus viral capsid antigen IgM antibody
Measles IgG antibody; Measles IgM antibody; Mumps virus IgG antibody
Hepatitis C virus antibody (anti-HCV)
Cytomegalovirus (CMV) IgG avidity; Cytomegalovirus antibody (anti-CMV) IgG; Cytomegalovirus antibody (anti-CMV) IgM; 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 C virus antibody (anti-HCV); Human immunodeficiency virus type 1/2 (HIV-1/2) 1/2 antibodies; Rubella IgG antibody; Rubella IgM antibody; Syphilis Treponema pallidum antibody; Toxoplasma spp. IgG antibody; Toxoplasma spp. IgM antibody
Parvovirus IgG antibody; Parvovirus IgM antibody
Serum Varicella zoster virus IgG antibody; Varicella zoster virus IgM antibody
Strongyloides IgG antibody
Leptospira IgM antibody
Brucella Rose Bengal screen
Urine Streptococcus pneumoniae

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Human Pathology

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23 Jun 2021

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Molecular genetics - Assay for defined mutation or polymorphism (including pharmacogenetic testing) - Targeted genes Tissues Blood borne tumours; Solid tumours
Molecular genetics - DNA extraction Blood Viable DNA
Viable DNA
Molecular genetics - DNA sequencing Blood; Bone marrow; Extracted DNA Sequenced DNA by Sanger sequencing.
Molecular genetics - Genetic testing for chimerism and mosaic gene variants (cancer and somatic mosaicism) - Targeted genes Blood; Bone marrow Leukaemic gene rearrangements
Myeloproliferative disorders
Molecular genetics - Genetic testing for chimerism and mosaic gene variants (cancer and somatic mosaicism) - Whole genome sequencing for non-inherited (somatic) DNA/RNA changes Cytology smears; Formalin-fixed paraffin-embedded (FFPE) tissues Solid tumours
Molecular genetics - Investigation of constitutional genetic variants - Carrier testing - Targeted genes Blood; Extracted DNA Haemophilia A; α-Thalassaemia; β-Thalassaemia
Haemophilia A; Haemophilia B; α-Thalassaemia; β-Thalassaemia
Blood; Extracted DNA; Saliva Angelman syndrome; Beckwith-Wiedemann syndrome; Guanine nucleotide binding protein, alpha stimulating (GNAS) imprinting disorders; Prader-Willi syndrome; Russell-Silver syndrome (Silver-Russell syndrome)
Molecular genetics - Investigation of constitutional genetic variants - Diagnostic testing - Targeted genes Blood Haemochromatosis
Molecular genetics - Predictive genetic testing - Targeted panels for inherited (germline) DNA/RNA changes Blood Beckwith-Wiedemann syndrome; Inherited disorders; Schwannomatosis
Molecular genetics - Prenatal genetic testing (excluding non-invasive prenatal [genetic] screening) Amniotic fluid Beckwith-Wiedemann syndrome; Prader-Willi syndrome
Amniotic fluid; Chorionic villus Haemophilia A; Haemophilia B; α-Thalassaemia; β-Thalassaemia
Molecular genetics - RNA sequencing Extracted RNA Sequenced RNA by Sanger sequencing

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Human Pathology

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06 Jun 2023

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23 Jun 2021

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Chemical pathology - Quantitation of blood gases and other measurements (performed on the same specimen) Blood Base excess; Bicarbonate; Calcium - Ionised; Carboxyhaemoglobin; Chloride; Glucose; Haemoglobin (Hb); Lactate; Methaemoglobin (MetHb); Oxyhaemoglobin; Partial pressure of carbon dioxide (pCO2); Partial pressure of oxygen (PO2); Potassium; Sodium; pH

ISO 15189 (2012)

Human Pathology

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06 Jun 2023

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23 Jun 2021

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Chemical pathology - Quantitation of blood gases and other measurements (performed on the same specimen) Blood Calcium - Ionised; Carboxyhaemoglobin; Chloride; Creatinine; Glucose; Haemoglobin (Hb); Lactate; Methaemoglobin (MetHb); Oxyhaemoglobin; Partial pressure of carbon dioxide (pCO2); Partial pressure of oxygen (PO2); Potassium; Sodium; pH

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Human Pathology

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23 Jun 2021

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Chemical pathology - Diagnosis and management of diabetes mellitusAnalyser shared between Paediatric Diabetic Clinic and Young Adults Diabetic Clinic Blood Glycated haemoglobin (HbA1c)

ISO 15189 (2012)

Human Pathology

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06 Jun 2023

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23 Jun 2021

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Chemical pathology - Quantitation of blood gases and other measurements (performed on the same specimen) Blood Base excess; Calcium - Ionised; Carboxyhaemoglobin; Chloride; Creatinine; Glucose; Haematocrit (packed cell volume, PCV); Lactate; Methaemoglobin (MetHb); Oxyhaemoglobin; Partial pressure of carbon dioxide (pCO2); Partial pressure of oxygen (PO2); Potassium; pH

ISO 15189 (2012)

Human Pathology

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06 Jun 2023

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23 Jun 2021

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Chemical pathology - Diagnosis and management of diabetes mellitusAnalyser shared between Paediatric Diabetic Clinic and Young Adults Diabetic Clinic Blood Glycated haemoglobin (HbA1c)

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