NSW Health Pathology

Site

NSW Health Pathology Sutherland Hospital Laboratory

Accreditation No.

2206

Site No.

2818

Date of Accreditation

20 Feb 1990

Address

Pathology Building, 430 Kingsway
Caringbah, NSW 2229
Australia

pathology.health.nsw.gov.au

Contact

Mrs Ivy Fong P: +61 (02) 93829106

Availability

Services available to external clients

Supervision

B (Branch)

Scope of Accreditation

ISO 15189 (2012)

Human Pathology

Medicare expiry date

18 Jul 2023

Last Activity Date

27 Feb 2020

Service Product Determinant
Chemical pathology - Quantitation of blood gases and other measurements (performed on the same specimen) Blood Base excess; Bicarbonate; Calcium - Ionised; Carboxyhaemoglobin; Chloride; Creatinine; Deoxyhaemoglobin (HHb); Glucose; Haemoglobin (Hb); Lactate; Methaemoglobin (MetHb); Oxygen saturation (sO2); Oxyhaemoglobin; Partial pressure of carbon dioxide (pCO2); Partial pressure of oxygen (PO2); Potassium; Reduced haemoglobin; Sodium; pH

ISO 15189 (2012)

Human Pathology

Medicare expiry date

18 Jul 2023

Last Activity Date

27 Feb 2020

Service Product Determinant
Chemical pathology - Detection and/or quantitation of tumour markers Serum CA125 antigen (CA125); CA15-3 antigen (CA15-3); CA19-9 antigen (CA19-9); Carcinoembryonic antigen (CEA); Human chorionic gonadotropin (hCG); Human epididymal protein 4; Neuron specific enolase (NSE); Prostate specific antigen (PSA); Prostate specific antigen (PSA) - Free; α-Fetoprotein (AFP)
Chromagranin A - Gen II
Serum; Urine β2-Microglobulin (B2M)
Chemical pathology - Further investigation of renal and/or hepatic function Serum Tryptase
Caeruloplasmin; Haptoglobins; Prealbumin; α1-Antitrypsin
Chemical pathology - Investigation and determination of hepatic, cardiac, bone, skeletal muscle and other profiles and metabolic studies Cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) Albumin
Serum High sensitivity C-reactive protein (CRP)
C1 esterase inhibitor
C1 esterase inhibitor functional
Immunopathology - Characterisation of leucocyte surface antigens (including immunophenotyping) Blood CD16; CD19; CD56
Blood; Lavage CD3; CD4; CD45; CD8
Immunopathology - Detection and/or quantitation and/or characterisation of autoantibodies Serum Anti-C1q antibodies
Anti-Saccharomyces cerevisiae antibodies (ASCA); Anti-U1 ribonucleoprotein antibodies (U1 RNP); Anti-cardiolipin antibodies (ACA); Anti-cyclic citrullinated peptide antibodies (CCP); Anti-deamidated gliadin antibodies; Anti-double stranded DNA antibodies (dsDNA); Anti-extractable nuclear antigen antibodies (ENA); Anti-gliadin antibodies (AGA); Anti-glomerular basement membrane antibodies (anti-GBM); Anti-immunoglobulin A antibodies (IgA); Anti-myeloperoxidase antibodies (MPO); Anti-proteinase 3 antibodies (PR3); Anti-tissue transglutaminase antibodies (tTG); Anti-β2-glycoprotein-I antibodies
Anti-endomysial antibodies (EMA); Anti-gastric parietal cell antibodies (GPC/PCA); Anti-liver-kidney microsomes antibodies (LKM); Anti-mitochondrial antibodies (AMA, AMA M1, AMA M2); Anti-neutrophil cytoplasmic antibodies (ANCA); Anti-nuclear antibodies (ANA); Anti-reticulin antibodies (RCA, ARA); Anti-smooth muscle antibodies (SMA); Anti-tissue antigen antibodies
Anti-EJ antibodies; Anti-Ku antibodies; Anti-Mi-2 antibodies; Anti-NXP2 antibodies; Anti-OJ antibodies; Anti-PL-12 antibodies; Anti-PL-7 antibodies; Anti-PML antibodies; Anti-Pm/Scl-100 antibodies; Anti-Pm/Scl-75 antibodies; Anti-Ro-52 antibodies; Anti-SUMO activating enzyme antibodies (SAE); Anti-Sp-100 antibodies; Anti-extractable nuclear antigen antibodies (ENA); Anti-glycoprotein-210 antibodies (GP210); Anti-liver cytosol antibodies (LC-1); Anti-liver-kidney microsomes antibodies (LKM); Anti-melanoma differentiation associated gene 5 antibodies (MDA5); Anti-mitochondrial antibodies (AMA, AMA M1, AMA M2); Anti-signal recognition particle antibodies (SRP); Anti-soluble liver antigen/liver-pancreas antibodies (SLA/LP); Anti-transcription intermediary factor antibodies (TIF1)
Rheumatoid factor
Anti-Jo-1 antibodies; Anti-La antibodies; Anti-Pm/Scl antibodies; Anti-RNA polymerase III antibodies (ARA, RNAP); Anti-Ro-52 antibodies; Anti-Ro-60 antibodies; Anti-Scl-70 antibodies; Anti-Smith antibodies (Sm); Anti-centromere protein B antibodies (Cenp-B); Anti-dense fine speckle 70 antibodies; Anti-fibrillarin antibodies; Anti-histone antibodies (AHA); Anti-nucleosome antibodies; Anti-proliferating cell nuclear antigen (PCNA); Anti-ribonucleoprotein antibodies (RNP); Anti-ribosomal P protein antibodies
Immunopathology - Detection of immunoglobulin E specific antibodies (to potential drug allergens) Serum Amoxicilloyl group; Ampicilloyl group; Penicilloyl G; Penicilloyl V; Suxamethonium (succinylcholine)
Immunopathology - Detection of immunoglobulin E specific antibodies (to potential epidermal and animal protein allergens) Serum Budgerigar feathers; Canary bird feathers; Cat dander; Cat epithelium; Chicken feathers; Cow dander; Dog dander; Duck feathers; Finch feathers; Goose feathers; Horse dander; Parakeet feathers; Parrot feathers; Turkey feathers
Immunopathology - Detection of immunoglobulin E specific antibodies (to potential food [egg and fowl] allergens) Serum Chicken; Egg; Egg white; Egg yolk
Immunopathology - Detection of immunoglobulin E specific antibodies (to potential food [fish, shellfish and molluscs] allergens) Serum Blue mussel; Clam; Codfish; Crab; Lobster; Oyster; Salmon; Scallop; Shrimp; Tuna
Immunopathology - Detection of immunoglobulin E specific antibodies (to potential food [fruit and vegetable] allergens) Serum Apple; Avocado; Banana; Kiwi; Mango; Orange citrus; Peach; Pear; Potato; Strawberry; Tomato
Immunopathology - Detection of immunoglobulin E specific antibodies (to potential food [meat] allergens) Serum Beef; Mutton; Pork
Immunopathology - Detection of immunoglobulin E specific antibodies (to potential food [milk] allergens) Serum Casein; Cow’s whey; Goat milk; Milk
Immunopathology - Detection of immunoglobulin E specific antibodies (to potential food [miscellaneous] allergens) Serum Cacao; Omega-5-gliadin; Yeasts
Immunopathology - Detection of immunoglobulin E specific antibodies (to potential food [seeds, legumes and nuts] allergens) Serum Almond; Barley; Brazil nut; Cashew nut; Coconut; Gluten; Hazelnut; Linseed; Macadamia nut; Maize; Oat; Pea; Peanut; Pecan nut; Pinenut; Pistachio; Rice; Rye; Sesame seed; Soy bean; Walnut; Wheat
Immunopathology - Detection of immunoglobulin E specific antibodies (to potential grass pollen allergens) Serum Bahia grass; Barley; Bermuda grass; Common reed; Johnson grass; Kentucky blue; Meadow grass; Rye grass; Timothy grass
Immunopathology - Detection of immunoglobulin E specific antibodies (to potential insect allergens) Serum German cockroach; Mosquito
Immunopathology - Detection of immunoglobulin E specific antibodies (to potential microorganism allergens) Serum Alternaria alternata; Aspergillus fumigatus; Cladosporium herbarum; Penicillium chrysogenum (formerly Penicillium notatum)
Immunopathology - Detection of immunoglobulin E specific antibodies (to potential mite allergens) Serum Dermatophagoides farinae house dust mite; Dermatophagoides pteronyssinus house dust mite
Immunopathology - Detection of immunoglobulin E specific antibodies (to potential occupational allergens) Serum Latex
Immunopathology - Detection of immunoglobulin E specific antibodies (to potential tree pollen allergens) Serum Acacia; Eucalyptus; Melaleuca; Olive; Privet; White pine; Willow salix
Immunopathology - Detection of immunoglobulin E specific antibodies (to potential venom allergens) Serum Common wasp (yellow jacket) venom; Honey bee venom
Immunopathology - Detection of immunoglobulin E specific antibodies (to potential weed pollen allergens) Serum Common ragweed; Goosefoot; Mugwort; Plantain - English; Scale
Immunopathology - Quantitation of complement proteins Serum Complement components C3 and C4; Other complement components or breakdown product
Alternative pathway haemolytic complement; Factor B; Factor H; Factor I; Other complement components or breakdown product; Total haemolytic complement
Mannose binding lectin (MBL) pathway
Immunopathology - Quantitative and/or qualitative investigation of proteins Cerebrospinal fluid (CSF); Serum Oligoclonal bands
Cerebrospinal fluid (CSF); Serum; Urine Detection and quantitation of free kappa and free lambda light chains
Plasma Cryofibrinogen
Plasma; Serum Cryoglobulins
Serum Immunoglobulin A (IgA) - Kappa; Immunoglobulin A (IgA) - Lambda; Immunoglobulin G (IgG) - Kappa; Immunoglobulin G (IgG) - Lambda; Immunoglobulin M (IgM) - Kappa; Immunoglobulin M (IgM) - Lambda; Monoclonal proteins
α1-Globulin; α2-Globulin; β-Globulin; γ-Globulin
Eosinophil cationic protein
Urine Detection of Bence Jones proteins
Immunopathology - Quantitative investigations of immunoglobulins and immunoglobulins subclasses Cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) Total immunoglobulin G
Serum Total immunoglobulin E
Total immunoglobulin D
Immunoglobulin subclasses; Total immunoglobulin A; Total immunoglobulin G; Total immunoglobulin M
Immunopathology - Single HLA antigen typing Blood HLA-B27
Microbiology - Serology of infection - Microbial antibody and/or antigen detection and/or quantitation Serum Anti-Aspergillus IgG; Anti-avian IgG - Pigeon

ISO 15189 (2012)

Human Pathology

Medicare expiry date

18 Jul 2023

Last Activity Date

27 Feb 2020

Service Product Determinant
Chemical pathology - Analysis of drugs for toxicological (non-legal) purposes and ingested or absorbed toxic chemicals Plasma; Serum Ethanol
Chemical pathology - Detection and/or quantitation of drugs for therapeutic monitoring Serum Digoxin; Lithium; Paracetamol (acetaminophen); Vancomycin
Chemical pathology - Further investigation of cardiac function Plasma; Serum N-Terminal-pro b-type natriuretic peptide (NT-proBNP); Troponin T
Chemical pathology - Further investigation of lipid profiles for diagnosis of types III and IV hyperlipidaemia Plasma; Serum HDL - Quantitation
Chemical pathology - Investigation and determination of hepatic, cardiac, bone, skeletal muscle and other profiles and metabolic studies Faeces; Plasma; Serum; Urine Osmolality
Plasma Ammonia
Plasma; Serum Alanine aminotransferase; Albumin; Alkaline phosphatase; Amylase; Aspartate aminotransferase; Bicarbonate; Bilirubin - Any fractions; Bilirubin - Total; C-reactive protein (CRP); Calcium - Total; Chloride; Cholesterol - LDL; Cholesterol - Total; Creatine kinase; Creatinine; Glucose; Lactate dehydrogenase (LDH); Lipase; Magnesium; Phosphate; Potassium; Protein - Total; Sodium; Triglycerides; Urate; Urea; γ-Glutamyltransferase
Urine Calcium - Total; Chloride; Creatinine; Glucose; Phosphate; Potassium; Protein - Total; Sodium; Urate; Urea
Chemical pathology - Investigation for folate deficiency Serum Folate
Chemical pathology - Iron studies Plasma; Serum Ferritin; Iron; Transferrin
Chemical pathology - Quantitation of blood gases and other measurements (performed on the same specimen) Blood Base excess; Bicarbonate; Calcium - Ionised; Carboxyhaemoglobin; Chloride; Creatinine; Deoxyhaemoglobin (HHb); Glucose; Haemoglobin (Hb); Lactate; Methaemoglobin (MetHb); Oxygen saturation (sO2); Oxyhaemoglobin; Partial pressure of carbon dioxide (pCO2); Partial pressure of oxygen (PO2); Potassium; Sodium; pH
Chemical pathology - Quantitation of vitamins Serum Cobalamin (vitamin B12)
Haematology - Examination of blood films by special staining Blood Malaria
Haematology - Full blood examination Blood Differential number; Morphology
Differential number; Erythrocyte count (red blood cell count, RBCC); Haemoglobin (Hb); Leucocyte count (white blood cell count, WBCC); Platelet count; Reticulocytes
Haematology - Haemostasis related analysis (including special coagulation testing and platelet function tests) Blood Activated partial thromboplastin time (APTT); D-dimer; Fibrinogen; International normalised ratio (INR); Prothrombin time (PT)
Haematology - Investigation of haemolysis Blood Direct antiglobulin test (DAT, direct Coombs test); Haemolysin screen; Haptoglobins
Haematology - Limited blood examination Blood Erythrocyte (RBC) sedimentation rate (ESR)
Immunohaematology - Blood group antibody detection Blood; Plasma Duffy system; Kell system; M and N factors; Other blood group systems; Rh phenotypes
Immunohaematology - Blood grouping Blood; Plasma ABO; RhD
Immunohaematology - Determination of compatibility of blood donor units Blood; Plasma 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 Red blood cell phenotyping
Blood; Plasma Antibody absorption; Antibody elution
Other blood group antibodies; Rh
Plasma Antibody titration
Immunohaematology - Investigation of blood transfusion reactions Blood; Blood products Antibodies
Immunohaematology - Issue and release of blood and blood product for transfusion Blood; Blood products; 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; Blood products; Cryoprecipitate; Fresh frozen plasma (FFP); Platelets Issue and release of blood and blood products for transfusion
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 - 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

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