The Sydney Children's Hospitals Network (Randwick and Westmead) (Incorporating The Royal Alexandra Hospital for Children)

Site

The Children’s Hospital at Westmead – Institute of Pathology

Accreditation No.

2254

Site No.

2247

Date of Accreditation

14 Apr 1987

Address

178 Hawkesbury Road
Westmead, NSW 2145
Australia

schn.health.nsw.gov.au

Contact

Mrs Susan Badman P: +61 (02) 98453174

Availability

Services available to external clients

Supervision

GX (General)

Scope of Accreditation

ISO 15189 (2012)

Human Pathology

Medicare expiry date

13 Dec 2021

Last Activity Date

06 Jan 2021

Service Product Determinant
Clinical governance - Level 1 - Organisation review Not applicable Not applicable
Clinical governance - Level 2 - Designated person assessment Not applicable Not applicable

ISO 15189 (2012)

Human Pathology

Medicare expiry date

13 Dec 2021

Last Activity Date

06 Jan 2021

Service Product Determinant
Chemical pathology - Biochemical genetic services - Amino acid quantitation Cerebrospinal fluid (CSF); Plasma; Urine Alloisoleucine; Arginine; Arginosuccinic acid; Asparagine; Citrulline; Cystine; Glutamate; Glutamine; Glycine; Histidine; Homocysteine; Isoleucine; Leucine; Lysine; Methionine; Ornithine; Phenylalanine; Proline; Serine; Taurine; Threonine; Tryptophan; Tyrosine; Valine
Plasma Homocysteine
Urine Alanine; Arginine; Argininosuccinate; Aspartylglucosamine; Citrulline; Cystine; Glutamine; Glycine; Homocitruline; Homocysteine; Leucine; Lysine; Methionine; Ornithine; Phenylalanine; Phosphoethanolamine; Pipecolic acid; Proline; Serine; Threonine; Tyrosine; Valine; s-Sulfocysteine; β-Albumin
Chemical pathology - Biochemical genetic services for the diagnosis of metabolic and enzymological disorders Dried blood spots Dihydropteridine reductase (DHPR)
Dihydropteridine reductase (DHPR)
Biotinidase
Fibroblasts Carnitine uptake
Acylcarnitine profile
Long chain 3-hydroxyacyl conenzyme A dehydrogenase (LHCAD); Nicotinamide adenine dinucleotide (NADH)
Carnitine palmitoyl transferase I
Fibroblasts; Lymphocytes Carnitine palmitoyl transferase II
Leucocytes (leukocytes) Cystine
Leucocytes (leukocytes); Skin fibroblasts Tissue culture; Tissue protein
3-Hydroxypalmitoleylcarnitine (C16:1-OH); Palmitoleic acid (C16:1); Very long chain acyl-coenzyme A dehydrogenase (vLCAD)
Plasma C22; C24; C26; Phytanate; Pristanate; Very long chain fatty acids (vLCFA)
Creatine and guanidinoacetate
7-Dehydrocholesterol
Acylcarnitine profile; Carnitine - Free; Carnitines
Methylmalonic acid (MMA)
Serum Transferrin isoforms
Urine Glycosaminoglycans (MPS)
Glycosaminoglycans (MPS)
Organic acids
2-Deoxyuridine; 5-Aminoimidazole-4-carboxamide ribonucleotide (AICAR); Adenine; Cholestapentanol; Creatine; Glucuronide; Glycerolphosphate; Glycylproline; Guanidinoacetate; Guanosine; Hypoxanthine; Orotate; Piperideine-6-carboxylate; Tetrahydrocannabinolic acid synthase (THCA); Thymidine; Xanthine; n-Acetylneuraminic acid (sialic acid, NANA); s-Adenosine
Chemical pathology - Investigation and determination of hepatic, cardiac, bone, skeletal muscle and other profiles and metabolic studies Urine Creatinine

ISO 15189 (2012)

Human Pathology

Medicare expiry date

13 Dec 2021

Last Activity Date

06 Jan 2021

Service Product Determinant
Chemical pathology - Analysis of drugs for toxicological (non-legal) purposes and ingested or absorbed toxic chemicals Plasma Ethanol
Chemical pathology - Biogenic amines Cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) 3-o-Methydopa (3-OMD); 5-Hydroxyindoleacetic acid (5-HIAA); 5-Hydroxytryptophan (5-HTP); Biopterin; Homovanillic acid (HVA); L-Methylfolate (5-MTHF); Neopterin
Urine 1-Methylhistamine; Histamine
3-Methoxytyramine; 3-Methoxytyramine - Free; 5-Hydroxyindoleacetic acid (5-HIAA); Adrenaline; Dopamine; Homovanillic acid (HVA); Metadrenaline - Free; Metanephrine; Noradrenaline; Normetadrenaline - Free; Normetanephrine; Vanillylmandelic acid (VMA)
Histamine; Pterins
Chemical pathology - Detection and/or quantitation of drugs for therapeutic monitoring Blood Cyclosporin; Sirolimus; Tacrolimus
Tacrolimus
Plasma Busulfan
Digoxin
Asparaginase
Busulfan; Cyclosporin; Digoxin; Methotrexate
Plasma; Serum Amikacin; Phenobarbitone
Methotrexate
Fluconazole; Hydroxyitraconazole; Itraconazole; Posaconazole; Voriconazole
Carbamazepine; Gentamicin (cidomycin, septopal, genticyn, garamycin); Paracetamol (acetaminophen); Phenytoin (dilantin); Salicylate; Tobramycin; Valproate (valproic acid, epilim); Vancomycin
Serum Lithium
Chemical pathology - Determination of hormones and hormone binding proteins (other than thyroid function tests) Cerebrospinal fluid (CSF); Plasma; Serum α-Fetoprotein (AFP)
Plasma; Serum Cortisol
Procalcitonin
Chemical pathology - Dynamic tests Sweat Sweat chloride
Chemical pathology - Further investigation of cardiac function Plasma; Serum Troponin I
Chemical pathology - Further investigation of renal and/or hepatic function Plasma; Serum Bile acids
Chemical pathology - Investigation and determination of hepatic, cardiac, bone, skeletal muscle and other profiles and metabolic studies Cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) Chloride; Lactate; Potassium; Sodium
Glucose; Protein - Total
Faeces Chloride; Potassium; Sodium
Faeces; Plasma; Urine Osmolality
Plasma Ammonia; Ferritin; Lactate
Plasma; Serum Amylase isoenzymes
Alanine aminotransferase; Albumin; Alkaline phosphatase; Ammonia; Amylase; Aspartate aminotransferase; Bicarbonate; Bilirubin - Any fractions; Bilirubin - Conjugated; Bilirubin - Total; Bilirubin - Unconjugated; C-reactive protein (CRP); Calcium - Total; Carbon dioxide (CO2); Chloride; Cholesterol - HDL; Cholesterol - Total; Creatine kinase; Creatinine; Cystatin C; Globulin; Glucose; High sensitivity C-reactive protein (CRP); Lactate; Lactate dehydrogenase (LDH); Lipase; Magnesium; Phosphate; Potassium; Protein - Total; Sodium; Triglycerides; Urate; Urea; γ-Glutamyltransferase
Urine Creatinine
Protein - Total
Calcium - Total; Chloride; Creatinine; Glucose; Phosphate; Potassium; Sodium; Urate; Urea
Chloride
Chemical pathology - Investigation for folate deficiency Plasma Folate
Chemical pathology - Investigation of malabsorption Faeces Faecal fat globules
Faeces; Urine pH
Chemical pathology - Iron studies Plasma; Serum Iron
Chemical pathology - Quantitation of precursor and intermediary metabolites Cerebrospinal fluid (CSF); Plasma Pyruvate
Chemical pathology - Tests for thyroid function Plasma; Serum Thyroid stimulating hormone (TSH); Thyroxine (T4) - Free; Triiodothyronine (T3) - Free
Infertility and pregnancy tests including assisted reproductive technology - Diagnosis of pregnancy Urine Detection of 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

ISO 15189 (2012)

Human Pathology

Medicare expiry date

13 Dec 2021

Last Activity Date

06 Jan 2021

Service Product Determinant
Chemical pathology - Quantitation of blood gases and other measurements (performed on the same specimen) Blood Bilirubin - Total; 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

Medicare expiry date

13 Dec 2021

Last Activity Date

06 Jan 2021

Service Product Determinant
Chemical pathology - Quantitation of blood gases and other measurements (performed on the same specimen) Blood Bilirubin - Total; 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

Service Product Determinant
Chemical pathology - Quantitation of blood gases and other measurements (performed on the same specimen) Blood Bilirubin - Total; 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

Medicare expiry date

13 Dec 2021

Last Activity Date

06 Jan 2021

Service Product Determinant
Chemical pathology - Quantitation of blood gases and other measurements (performed on the same specimen) Blood Bilirubin - Total; 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

Medicare expiry date

13 Dec 2021

Last Activity Date

06 Jan 2021

Service Product Determinant
Cytogenetics - Detection of defined, unbalanced chromosomal abnormalities by in-situ hybridisation techniques Amniotic fluid; Blood; Bone marrow; Chorionic villus tissue; Lymph nodes; Paraffin embedded tissue; Products of conception (POC); Smears; Tumour imprints Chromosomal rearrangement
Cytogenetics - Karyotype detection of balanced and/or unbalanced chromosome abnormalities Amniotic fluid; Blood; Bone marrow; Chorionic villus tissue; Other tissues - Malignant; Other tissues - Non-malignant; Products of conception (POC) Absence of heterozygosity; Cytogenetic analysis and reporting; Pathogenic copy number changes
Chromosomal rearrangement; Cytogenetic analysis and reporting
Blood Pathogenic copy number changes
Blood; Chorionic villus tissue; Other tissues - Malignant; Other tissues - Non-malignant Pathogenic copy number changes
Molecular genetics - DNA fragment size analysis Blood Y chromosome microdeletion
Molecular genetics - Genetic testing for chimerism and mosaic gene variants (cancer and somatic mosaicism) - Targeted genes Blood; Bone marrow; Formalin fixed paraffin embedded tissue sections Ewings sarcoma; Synovial sarcoma
Molecular genetics - Non-invasive prenatal (genetic) screening Maternal blood Aneuploidy for chromosomes X and Y; Trisomy 13, trisomy 18, trisomy 21

ISO 15189 (2012)

Human Pathology

Service Product Determinant
Chemical pathology - Quantitation of blood gases and other measurements (performed on the same specimen) Blood Bilirubin - Total; 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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13 Dec 2021

Last Activity Date

06 Jan 2021

Service Product Determinant
Chemical pathology - Determination of hormones and hormone binding proteins (other than thyroid function tests) Plasma Adrenocorticotropic hormone (ACTH)
Renin activity
Plasma; Serum 11-Deoxycortisol; 17α-Hydroxyprogesterone; Androstenedione; Dehydroepiandrosterone sulfate (DHEAS); Dihydrotestosterone; Progesterone; Testosterone
Oestradiol
Insulin
Insulin
C-peptide; Follicle stimulating hormone (FSH); Growth hormone; Luteinising hormone (LH); Prolactin
Insulin-like growth factor 1 (IGF-1, somatomedin C)
Serum Parathyroid hormone (PTH); Sex hormone binding globulin (SHBG)
Chemical pathology - Diagnosis and management of diabetes mellitus Blood Glycated haemoglobin (HbA1c)
Glycated haemoglobin (HbA1c)
Blood; Plasma; Serum Glycated haemoglobin (HbA1c)
Plasma; Serum Ketones
Urine Microalbumin
Chemical pathology - Investigation and determination of hepatic, cardiac, bone, skeletal muscle and other profiles and metabolic studies Plasma; Serum Ketones
Chemical pathology - Markers of bone metabolism Plasma; Serum Procollagen type 1 N-terminal propeptide (P1NP); c-Telopeptide (CTx)
Chemical pathology - Quantitation of vitamins Plasma; Serum 25-Hydroxyvitamin D3; Vitamin D
Immunopathology - Detection and/or quantitation and/or characterisation of autoantibodies Plasma; Serum Anti-thyroglobulin antibodies (Tg); Anti-thyroid peroxidase antibodies (TPO)
Serum Anti-insulin antibodies
Anti-glutamic acid decarboxylase antibodies (GAD); Anti-islet cell antigen 2 antibodies

ISO 15189 (2012)

Human Pathology

Medicare expiry date

13 Dec 2021

Last Activity Date

06 Jan 2021

Service Product Determinant
Chemical pathology - Quantitation of blood gases and other measurements (performed on the same specimen) Blood Bilirubin - Total; 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

Medicare expiry date

13 Dec 2021

Last Activity Date

06 Jan 2021

Service Product Determinant
Chemical pathology - Diagnosis and management of diabetes mellitus Blood Glycated haemoglobin (HbA1c)
Chemical pathology - Quantitation of vitamin B markers Serum Holotranscobalamin (active vitamin B12)
Cytogenetics - Detection of defined, unbalanced chromosomal abnormalities by in-situ hybridisation techniques Blood Pathogenic copy number changes
Haematology - Assessment of haemolysis or metabolic enzymes (red cell enzyme assays) Blood Erythrocyte (RBC) autohaemolysis; Glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase (G6PD); Other erythrocyte metabolic enzymes
Haematology - Bone marrow examination Bone marrow Examination of aspirated material
Haematology - Diagnosis of thalassemia Blood Examination of haemoglobin H (HbH); Haemoglobin A (HbA) - Quantitation; Haemoglobin A2 (HbA2) - Quantitation; Haemoglobin F (HbF) - Quantitation; Haemoglobin H (HbH) inclusions
Haematology - Examination of blood films by special staining Blood; Bone marrow; Cerebrospinal fluid (CSF); Urine Cytochemical indicators; Haemoglobin H; Haemosiderin; Heinz bodies; Iron; Malaria; Morphology; Myeloid differentiation; Myeloperoxidase; Non-specific esterase; Parasites
Haematology - Foetal haemoglobin in maternal circulation Blood; Faeces; Gastric aspirate; Vomitus Presence of foetal red blood cells
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); Mean corpuscular haemoglobin (MCH); Mean corpuscular haemoglobin concentration (MCHC); Mean corpuscular volume (MCV); Mean platelet volume (MPV); 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) Plasma Anti-Xa activity - Clexane - Low molecular weight heparin; Anti-Xa activity - Fragmin - Low molecular weight heparin; Anti-Xa activity - Heparin activity; Anti-Xa activity - Low molecular weight heparin; Anti-Xa activity - Unfractionated heparin; Circulating coagulation factor inhibitors; Collagen - Adenosine (COL/ADP); Collagen - Epinephrine (COL/EPI); Factor II; Factor IX; Factor V; Factor VII; Factor VIII; Factor X; Factor XI; Factor XII; Factor XIII; Factor XIII deficiency; Platelet aggregation; Platelet function (PFA); Thrombin anti-thrombin complex (TAT)
Anti-thrombin III; Kaolin clotting time; Protein C; Protein S
Activated partial thromboplastin time (APTT); Clauss fibrinogen; Factor XIII - Qualitative; Fibrinogen; Fibrinogen degradation products; International normalised ratio (INR); Mixing studies - APTT; 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; Presence of flocculation
Haematology - Limited blood examination Blood Erythrocyte (RBC) sedimentation rate (ESR)
Immunopathology - Characterisation of leucocyte surface antigens (including immunophenotyping) Blood; Bone marrow CD10; CD117; CD123; CD13; CD14; CD19; CD2; CD20; CD22; CD3; CD33; CD34; CD38; CD4; CD45; CD5; CD56; CD58; CD64; CD7; CD79a; CD8; CD99; Kappa light chains; Lambda light chains; Leukaemia screen
Microbiology - Parasitology - Detection of ova, cysts and parasites Blood Malaria
Microbiology - Serology of infection - Microbial antibody and/or antigen detection and/or quantitation Serum Infectious mononucleosis

ISO 15189 (2012)

Human Pathology

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13 Dec 2021

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06 Jan 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; Cerebrospinal fluid (CSF); Other body fluids; Washings or brushings from other sites 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; Smears Review and reporting of biopsy material to identify or exclude morphological abnormalities; Structured reporting
Anatomical pathology - Tissue pathology - Gene probes using paraffin in-situ hybridisation techniques (chromogenic/silver) Formalin fixed paraffin embedded tissue sections Detection of nucleic acid targets - Various
Anatomical pathology - Tissue pathology - Immediate frozen section diagnosis Fresh tissue; Sentinel node; Smears; Tissue imprint Intra-operative consultation and examination of biopsy material
Anatomical pathology - Tissue pathology - Immunohistochemical (immunofluorescence) investigation Fresh tissue; Frozen tissue Detection of antigenic targets - Various
Anatomical pathology - Tissue pathology - Immunohistochemical investigation Fixed cytological smears; Formalin fixed paraffin embedded tissue sections; Fresh tissue; Frozen sections of fresh tissue Detection of antigenic targets - Various
Detection of antigenic targets - Various
Anatomical pathology - Tissue pathology - Mortuary facilities Body; Body parts Assessment - Level 3 mortuary
Anatomical pathology - Tissue pathology - Non-coronial autopsy services Body; Body parts Autopsy service and reporting
Anatomical pathology - Tissue pathology - Skeletal muscle enzyme histochemistry Frozen sections of skeletal muscle Detection of muscle enzyme targets

ISO 15189 (2012)

Human Pathology

Medicare expiry date

13 Dec 2021

Last Activity Date

06 Jan 2021

Service Product Determinant
Chemical pathology - Quantitation of blood gases and other measurements (performed on the same specimen) Blood Bilirubin - Total; 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

Medicare expiry date

13 Dec 2021

Last Activity Date

06 Jan 2021

Service Product Determinant
Haematology - Investigation of haemolysis Blood Cold agglutinins; Direct antiglobulin test (DAT, direct Coombs test); Haemoglutinin titre; Haemolysin screen; Haemolysin titre; Paroxysmal nocturnal haemoglobinuria (PNH) screen
Immunohaematology - Blood group antibody detection Blood Duffy system; High titre anti-A and anti-B screening; 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 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 elution; Direct antiglobulin test (DAT, direct Coombs test); Donath-Landsteiner antibody; High titre anti-A and anti-B screening; Other blood group antibodies; Red blood cell phenotyping; Rh
Immunohaematology - Investigation of blood transfusion reactions Blood; Blood products Antibodies
Immunohaematology - Issue and release of blood and blood product for transfusion Blood; Cryoprecipitate; Fresh frozen plasma (FFP); Granulocytes; Platelets Issue and release of blood and blood products for transfusion
Immunohaematology - Storage and distribution of blood and blood components Blood; Blood products Issue and release of blood and blood products for transfusion
Immunopathology - Quantitative and/or qualitative investigation of proteins Plasma; Serum Cryofibrinogen; Cryoglobulins

ISO 15189 (2012)

Human Pathology

Medicare expiry date

13 Dec 2021

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06 Jan 2021

Service Product Determinant
Immunopathology - Characterisation of leucocyte surface antigens (including immunophenotyping) Blood B-cell; CD40; CD40 ligand; Leucocyte adhesion deficiency (LAD) screening; Memory cells; Myeloma screen; Naive B cells; Naive T-cells; Natural killer (NK) cells; Perforin; T reg cells; T-cell receptor aβ (TCRab); T-cell receptor γδ (TCRgd); T-cells; Total lymphocycte number
Immunopathology - Detection and/or quantitation and/or characterisation of autoantibodies Serum Anti-deamidated gliadin antibodies; Anti-tissue transglutaminase antibodies (tTG)
Immunopathology - Investigation and/or assessment of neutrophils - Functional tests Blood Qualitative assessment of neutrophils for the presence of oxidative pathway defects
Qualitative assessment of neutrophils for the presence of oxidative pathway defects
Immunopathology - Quantitation of complement proteins Serum Complement components C3 and C4
Immunopathology - Quantitative and/or qualitative investigation of proteins Serum Amyloid A
Immunopathology - Quantitative investigation and/or assessment of neutrophils Blood Dihydrorhodamine 123
Immunopathology - Quantitative investigations of immunoglobulins and immunoglobulins subclasses Serum Immunoglobulin subclasses; Total immunoglobulin A; Total immunoglobulin G; Total immunoglobulin M
Microbiology - Serology of infection - Microbial antibody and/or antigen detection and/or quantitation Serum Corynebacterium diphtheriae IgG antibody; Haemophilus influenzae type B IgG antibody; Streptococcus pneumoniae IgG antibody; Tetanus IgG antibody
Streptococcal anti-DNAse B (anti-streptodornase) antibody; Anti-streptolysin O (ASOT)
Molecular genetics - Assay for defined mutation or polymorphism (including pharmacogenetic testing) - Targeted genes Blood; Bone marrow; Extracted DNA Immune disorders; Severe combined immunodeficiency disease (SCID)
Molecular genetics - DNA sequencing Blood DNA sequence analysis
Molecular genetics - Genetic testing for chimerism and mosaic gene variants (cancer and somatic mosaicism) - Targeted genes Blood; Bone marrow; Extracted DNA Immune disorders
Molecular genetics - Investigation of constitutional genetic variants - Carrier testing - Targeted genes Blood; Bone marrow; Extracted DNA Immune disorders; Severe combined immunodeficiency disease (SCID)
Molecular genetics - Investigation of constitutional genetic variants - Diagnostic testing - Targeted genes Blood; Bone marrow; Extracted DNA Immune disorders; Severe combined immunodeficiency disease (SCID)

ISO 15189 (2012)

Human Pathology

Service Product Determinant
Chemical pathology - Quantitation of blood gases and other measurements (performed on the same specimen) Blood Bilirubin - Total; 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

Medicare expiry date

13 Dec 2021

Last Activity Date

06 Jan 2021

Service Product Determinant
Microbiology - Bacteriology - Detection of pathogenic bacteria Blood; Pericardial fluid; Pleural fluid; Synovial fluid Cultured pathogens identification; Pathogenic microorganisms
Bronchoalveolar lavage; Cerebrospinal fluid (CSF); Faeces; Fluids; Gastric aspirate; Gastric biopsy; General swabs; Genital swabs; Infection control swabs; Infusates; Pus; Respiratory specimens; Tissues; Urine; Wound swabs Antibiotic susceptibility; Bilirubin; Blood; Casts; Cultured pathogens identification; Eosinophils; Epithelial cells; Erythrocytes (red blood cells, RBC); Glucose; Haemoglobin (Hb); Ketones; Leucocyte esterase; Leucocytes (white blood cells, WBC); Nitrite; Pathogenic microorganisms; Proteins; Specific gravity; Sugar; Urinary sediment; Urobilinogen; pH
Cerebrospinal fluid (CSF); Sputum Pathogenic identification and antibiotic susceptibility
Ear swabs; Eye swabs; Infection control swabs; Nasal swabs; Nasopharyngeal aspirate; Nasopharyngeal swabs; Throat swabs Pathogenic microorganisms
Sputum Pathogenic identification and antibiotic susceptibility
Microbiology - Bacteriology - Detection of pathogenic bacteria for epidemiological infection control surveillance Axilla swabs; Cervical swabs; Faeces; Groin swabs; Infection control swabs; Nasal swabs; Perianal swabs; Rectal swabs; Throat swabs; Urine; Vaginal swabs; Wounds Carbapenem resistant Enterobacteriaceae (CRE); Extended spectrum beta-lactamases (ESBL); Methicillin resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA); Vancomycin resistant Enterococci (VRE)
Microbiology - Environmental investigations and/or infection control Blood transfusion bags; Vascular catheter tips Bacterial growth - Sterility; Bacterial organism identification - Acinetobacter; Bacterial organism identification - Carbapenem resistant Enterobacteriaceae (CRE); Bacterial organism identification - Extended spectrum β-lactamases (ESBL); Bacterial organism identification - Gram negative multi-drug resistant organisms (MRO); Bacterial organism identification - Heterogenous vancomycin-intermediate Staphylococcus aureus (hVISA); Bacterial organism identification - Metallo-β-lactamase (MBL) carbapenemase; Bacterial organism identification - Methicillin resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA); Bacterial organism identification - Vancomycin resistant Enterococcus (VRE)
Microbiology - Molecular biology - Detection, characterisation and/or quantitation of microbial nucleic acids (bacteria) Blood; Cerebrospinal fluid (CSF); Respiratory specimens; Skin swabs; Sterile site; Tissues Neisseria meningitidis
Blood; Cerebrospinal fluid (CSF); Respiratory specimens; Sterile site Streptococcus pneumoniae
Bronchial washings; Bronchoalveolar lavage; Dry swabs; General swabs; Nasal aspirates/washes; Nasopharyngeal aspirate; Nasopharyngeal swabs; Nucleic acid; Respiratory specimens; Sputum; Throat swabs; Tissues Bordetella parapertussis; Bordetella pertussis; Chlamydophila pneumoniae; Haemophilus influenzae; Legionella pneumophila; Mycoplasma pneumoniae; Streptococcus pneumoniae
Bronchoalveolar lavage; Nasopharyngeal aspirate; Nasopharyngeal swabs Bordetella holmesii; Bordetella parapertussis; Bordetella pertussis
Cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) Escherichia coli K1; Haemophilus influenzae; Listeria monocytogenes; Neisseria meningitidis; Streptococcus agalactiae (Streptococcus group B); Streptococcus pneumoniae
Cervical swabs; Genital swabs; Urine; Vaginal swabs Chlamydia trachomatis; Neisseria gonorrhoeae
Faeces Aeromonas spp.; Campylobacter spp.; Escherichia coli - Enteroinvasive (EIEC); Salmonella spp.; Shigella spp.; Yersinia enterocolitica
Clostridium difficile toxin A; Clostridium difficile toxin B
Fluids; Sterile site; Synovial fluid; Tissues Kingella kingae
Microbiology - Molecular biology - Detection, characterisation and/or quantitation of microbial nucleic acids (fungi) Cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) Cryptococcus gattii; Cryptococcus neoformans
Microbiology - Molecular biology - Detection, characterisation and/or quantitation of microbial nucleic acids (mycobacteria) Bronchoalveolar lavage; Sputum Mycobacterium spp.; Mycobacterium tuberculosis; Mycobacterium rifampicin resistance rpoB
Microbiology - Molecular biology - Detection, characterisation and/or quantitation of microbial nucleic acids (protozoan parasites) Faeces Cryptosporidium spp.; Entamoeba histolytica; Giardia spp.
Microbiology - Molecular biology - Detection, characterisation and/or quantitation of microbial nucleic acids (viruses) Amniotic fluid; Aspirates; Blood; Bronchial washings; Bronchoalveolar lavage; Cerebrospinal fluid (CSF); Dry swabs; Eye swabs; Faeces; General swabs; Nasal aspirates/washes; Nasopharyngeal aspirate; Nasopharyngeal swabs; Plasma; Respiratory specimens; Sterile site; Tissues; Vitreous specimens Cytomegalovirus (CMV)
Blood; Cerebrospinal fluid (CSF); Faeces; General swabs; Throat swabs Enterovirus
Blood; Cerebrospinal fluid (CSF); General swabs; Tissues Epstein-Barr virus​​​​
Blood; Faeces; General swabs Adenovirus
Bronchial washings; Bronchoalveolar lavage; Dry swabs; Endotrachael aspirate; General swabs; Nasal aspirates/washes; Nasopharyngeal aspirate; Nasopharyngeal swabs; Nucleic acid; Respiratory specimens; Sputum; Throat swabs; Tissues Adenovirus; Enterovirus; Human bocavirus 1, 2, 3, 4 (HBoV1, 2, 3, 4); Human coronavirus NL63; Human coronavirus 229E; Human coronavirus OC43; Human metapneumovirus; Influenza A virus H1 - 2009 pandemic strain; Influenza A virus H1/H; Influenza A virus H3; Influenza B virus; Parainfluenza virus type 1/2/3/4; Respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) A/B; Rhinovirus
Bronchoalveolar lavage; Nasopharyngeal aspirate; Nasopharyngeal swabs; Oropharyngeal swabs; Sputum Severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2)
Severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2)
Cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) Cytomegalovirus (CMV); Enterovirus; Herpes simplex virus type 1 (HSV1); Herpes simplex virus type 2 (HSV2); Human herpes virus type 6 (HHV6); Human parechovirus; Varicella zoster virus (VZV)
Cerebrospinal fluid (CSF); Dry swabs; Faeces; General swabs; Sterile site; Throat swabs; Tissues Human parechovirus
Faeces Adenovirus F40; Adenovirus F41; Astrovirus; Norovirus G1; Norovirus G2; Rotavirus A
General swabs Herpes simplex virus (HSV); Varicella zoster virus (VZV)
Nasal aspirates/washes; Nasal swabs; Nasopharyngeal swabs; Oropharyngeal swabs Severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2)
Nasopharyngeal aspirate; Nasopharyngeal swabs Influenza A virus; Influenza B virus; Respiratory syncytial virus (RSV)
Nasopharyngeal aspirate; Nasopharyngeal swabs; Urine Measles virus
Microbiology - Molecular biology - Quantitation of microbial nucleic acids Blood Adenovirus viral load; Epstein-Barr virus viral load
Cytomegalovirus (CMV) viral load
Microbiology - Mycobacteriology - Detection and identification of mycobacteria Ascitic fluid; Aspirates; Blood; Bone marrow; Bronchial washings; Bronchoalveolar lavage; Cerebrospinal fluid (CSF); Faeces; Gastric lavage; Gastrointestinal fluid; General swabs; Isolates; Lymph node fluid; Other body fluids; Pericardial fluid; Peritoneal fluid; Pus; Respiratory specimens; Skin swabs; Sputum; Tissues; Urine; Wound swabs Mycobacteria detection
Microbiology - Mycology - Detection of dermatophytes and other fungi causing cutaneous disease Skin scrapings Dermatophyte identification
Microbiology - Mycology - Detection, isolation and identification of yeasts and fungal elements Blood; Cerebrospinal fluid (CSF); General swabs; Skin scrapings; Sputum; Tissues; Urine Fungi identification; Fungi susceptibility; Isolation of yeasts and Aspergillus; Yeast susceptibility; Yeasts identification
Microbiology - Parasitology - Detection of ova, cysts and parasites Faeces Babesia spp.; Cryptosporidia; Cyclospora; Giardia spp.; Isospora spp.; Microsporidia; Scabies; Schistosoma spp.; Strongyloides stercoralis; Amoebae; Cysts; Malaria; Ova; Parasites; Worms
Microbiology - Serology of infection - Microbial antibody and/or antigen detection and/or quantitation Plasma; Serum Cytomegalovirus antibody (anti-CMV) IgG; Cytomegalovirus antibody (anti-CMV) IgM; Hepatitis A virus antibody (anti-HAV) - IgG; Hepatitis A virus antibody (anti-HAV) - IgM; Hepatitis B virus core antibody (anti-HBc) - Total; Hepatitis B virus surface antibody (anti-HBs) - Total; Hepatitis B virus surface antigen (HBs Ag); Hepatitis B virus surface antigen (HBs Ag) neutralisation; Hepatitis C virus antibody (anti-HCV) - Total; 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; Rubella IgG antibody; Rubella IgM antibody; Syphilis Treponema pallidum total antibody; Toxoplasma gondii IgG antibody; Toxoplasma gondii IgM antibody
Hepatitis B virus envelope antibody (anti-HBe); Hepatitis B virus envelope antigen (HBe Ag)
Serum Herpes simplex virus type 1 antibody (anti-HSV1) - IgM; Herpes simplex virus type 2 antibody (anti-HSV2) - IgG; Herpes simplex virus type 2 antibody (anti-HSV2) - IgM; Herpes simplex type 1 antibody (anti-HSV1) - IgG; Measles IgG antibody; Measles IgM antibody; Mumps virus IgG antibody; Mumps virus IgM antibody; Mycoplasma pneumoniae IgM antibody; Varicella zoster virus IgG antibody; Varicella zoster virus IgM antibody
Epstein-Barr virus early antigen IgG antibody; Epstein-Barr virus nuclear antigen IgG antibody; Epstein-Barr virus viral capsid antigen IgG antibody; Epstein-Barr virus viral capsid antigen IgM antibody

ISO 15189 (2012)

Human Pathology

Medicare expiry date

13 Dec 2021

Last Activity Date

06 Jan 2021

Service Product Determinant
Molecular genetics - Assay for defined mutation or polymorphism (including pharmacogenetic testing) - Targeted genes Blood; Bone marrow; Buccal swabs; Dried blood spots; Extracted DNA; Fluids; Formalin fixed paraffin embedded tissue sections; Oral fluid; Plasma; Serum; Tissues Cystic fibrosis
Molecular genetics - Bioinformatic analysis DNA sequences Primary analysis - Conversion of instrument file to FASTQ or FASTA file; Secondary analysis - Alignment and variant calling; Tertiary analysis - Data annotation and interpretation
Molecular genetics - DNA extraction Amniotic fluid; Blood; Body fluids; Bone; Buccal swabs; Buffy coat; Dry swabs; Formalin fixed paraffin embedded tissue sections; Hair; Muscle; OraCollect; Plasma; Saliva; Serum; Tissues; Urine DNA storage for future analyses; Purified PCR product; Viable DNA; Viable DNA for sequencing
Molecular genetics - DNA fragment size analysis Blood; Fluorescent-labelled DNA sequencing reaction product; Oral fluid; Purified DNA; Smears; Tissues Copy number variation (CNV); Fragment size DNA determination
Molecular genetics - DNA sequencing Amniotic fluid; Blood; Buccal swabs; Fluorescent-labelled DNA sequencing reaction product; Formalin fixed paraffin embedded tissue sections; Hair; Muscle; Oral fluid; Purified PCR product; Smears; Tissues; Urine DNA sequence analysis; DNA sequencing reaction purification step; Sequenced DNA; Sequenced DNA by Sanger sequencing; Sequenced DNA utilising massively parallel sequencing technologies
Molecular genetics - Estimation of risk of inheritance of an unknown mutation (Bayesian and linkage calculations) Amniotic fluid; Blood; Bone marrow; Chorionic villus; Extracted DNA; Fluids; Saliva; Tissues Cystic fibrosis; Estimation of risk
Molecular genetics - Heterozygous loci determinations Amniotic fluid; Blood; Bone marrow; Buccal swabs; Chorionic villus; Extracted DNA; Fluids; Muscle; Oral fluid; Products of conception (POC); Saliva; Tissues Nucleic acid analysis for specific variants
Molecular genetics - Investigation of constitutional genetic variants - Carrier testing - Targeted genes Blood; Bone marrow; Dried blood spots; Extracted DNA; Formalin fixed paraffin embedded tissue sections; Hair; Leucocytes (leukocytes); Muscle; Oral fluid; Saliva; Skin fibroblasts; Tissues; Urine Angelman syndrome; Cystic fibrosis; Familial Mediterranean fever; Fragile X; Galactosemia; Intellectual disability; Long chain 3-hydroxyacyl-coenzyme A dehydrogenase (LHCAD) deficiency; Marfan syndrome; Medium chain acyl-coenzyme A dehydrogenase (MCAD); Mendelian disorders; Mitochondrial disorders - Mito, MELAS, MERRF, mtDNA, POLG, Alpers, Leigh disease (LHON), NARP, Kearns-Sayre, MIRAS, CPEO; Nucleic acid analysis for unknown variants; Ornithine transcarbamylase deficiency; Prader-Willi syndrome; Rare undiagnosed disease; Rett syndrome; Variants in the nuclear genome
Molecular genetics - Investigation of constitutional genetic variants - Carrier testing - Targeted panels for inherited (germline) DNA/RNA changes Blood; Buccal swabs; Dried blood spots; Extracted DNA; Formalin fixed paraffin embedded tissue sections; Hair; Leucocytes (leukocytes); Muscle; Oral fluid; Saliva; Skin fibroblasts; Tissues; Urine Angelman syndrome; Cystic fibrosis; Familial Mediterranean fever; Fragile X syndrome (FRAXA); Galactosemia; Intellectual disability; Long chain 3-hydroxyacyl-coenzyme A dehydrogenase (LHCAD) deficiency; Marfan syndrome; Medium chain acyl-coenzyme A dehydrogenase (MCAD); Mendelian disorders; Mitochondrial disorders - Mito, MELAS, MERRF, mtDNA, POLG, Alpers, Leigh disease (LHON), NARP, Kearns-Sayre, MIRAS, CPEO; Nucleic acid analysis for unknown variants; Prader-Willi syndrome; Rare undiagnosed disease; Rett syndrome; Variants in the nuclear genome
Molecular genetics - Investigation of constitutional genetic variants - Carrier testing - Whole exome sequencing studies for inherited (germline) DNA/RNA changes Blood; Buccal swabs; Dried blood spots; Leucocytes (leukocytes); Saliva; Skin fibroblasts; Tissues Angelman syndrome; Cystic fibrosis; Familial Mediterranean fever; Galactosemia; Intellectual disability; Long chain 3-hydroxyacyl-coenzyme A dehydrogenase (LHCAD) deficiency; Marfan syndrome; Medium chain acyl-coenzyme A dehydrogenase (MCAD); Mendelian disorders; Mitochondrial disorders - Mito, MELAS, MERRF, mtDNA, POLG, Alpers, Leigh disease (LHON), NARP, Kearns-Sayre, MIRAS, CPEO; Nucleic acid analysis for unknown variants; Rare undiagnosed disease; Rett syndrome
Molecular genetics - Investigation of constitutional genetic variants - Diagnostic testing - Targeted genes Blood; Buccal swabs; Dried blood spots; Extracted DNA; Hair; Leucocytes (leukocytes); Muscle; Oral fluid; Saliva; Skin fibroblasts; Tissues; Urine Angelman syndrome; Cystic fibrosis; Familial Mediterranean fever; Fragile X; Galactosemia; Intellectual disability; Long chain 3-hydroxyacyl-coenzyme A dehydrogenase (LHCAD) deficiency; Marfan syndrome; Medium chain acyl-coenzyme A dehydrogenase (MCAD); Mendelian disorders; Mitochondrial disorders - Mito, MELAS, MERRF, mtDNA, POLG, Alpers, Leigh disease (LHON), NARP, Kearns-Sayre, MIRAS, CPEO; Nucleic acid analysis for specific variants; Ornithine transcarbamylase deficiency; Prader-Willi syndrome; Rare undiagnosed disease; Rett syndrome; Tumour necrosis factor receptor associated periodic syndrome (TRAPS); Variants in the nuclear genome
Molecular genetics - Investigation of constitutional genetic variants - Diagnostic testing - Targeted panels for inherited (germline) DNA/RNA changes Blood; Buccal swabs; Dried blood spots; Extracted DNA; Leucocytes (leukocytes); Oral fluid; Purified DNA; Saliva; Skin fibroblasts; Tissues Angelman syndrome; Cystic fibrosis; Familial Mediterranean fever; Fragile X; Galactosemia; Intellectual disability; Long chain 3-hydroxyacyl-coenzyme A dehydrogenase (LHCAD) deficiency; Marfan syndrome; Mendelian disorders; Mitochondrial disorders - Mito, MELAS, MERRF, mtDNA, POLG, Alpers, Leigh disease (LHON), NARP, Kearns-Sayre, MIRAS, CPEO; Nucleic acid analysis for unknown variants; Ophthalmic disease; Prader-Willi syndrome; Rare undiagnosed disease; Rett syndrome; Variants in the nuclear genome
Molecular genetics - Investigation of constitutional genetic variants - Diagnostic testing - Whole exome sequencing studies for inherited (germline) DNA/RNA changes Blood; Buccal swabs; Dried blood spots; Extracted DNA; Leucocytes (leukocytes); Oral fluid; Purified DNA; Saliva; Skin fibroblasts; Tissues Angelman syndrome; Cystic fibrosis; Familial Mediterranean fever; Galactosemia; Intellectual disability; Long chain 3-hydroxyacyl-coenzyme A dehydrogenase (LHCAD) deficiency; Marfan syndrome; Medium chain acyl-coenzyme A dehydrogenase (MCAD); Mendelian disorders; Mitochondrial disorders - Mito, MELAS, MERRF, mtDNA, POLG, Alpers, Leigh disease (LHON), NARP, Kearns-Sayre, MIRAS, CPEO; Nucleic acid analysis for unknown variants; Ophthalmic disease; Prader-Willi syndrome; Rare undiagnosed disease; Rett syndrome; Variants in the nuclear genome
Molecular genetics - Mitochondrial investigation for heteroplasmy of constitutional genetic abnormalities - Diagnostic testing Blood; Dried blood spots; Hair; Liver; Muscle; Saliva; Urine Mitochondrial DNA analysis for specific or unknown variants
Molecular genetics - Mitochondrial investigation for heteroplasmy of constitutional genetic variants - Carrier testing Blood; Dried blood spots; Hair; Liver; Muscle; Saliva; Urine Mitochondrial DNA analysis for specific or known variants
Molecular genetics - Predictive genetic testing - Targeted genes Amniotic fluid; Blood; Buccal swabs; Chorionic villus tissue; Dried blood spots; Formalin fixed paraffin embedded tissue sections; Hair; Nerve biopsy; Oral fluid; Purified DNA; Saliva; Tissues; Urinary sediment Angelman syndrome; Cystic fibrosis; Fragile X; Galactosemia; Long chain 3-hydroxyacyl-coenzyme A dehydrogenase (LHCAD) deficiency; Marfan syndrome; Medium chain acyl-coenzyme A dehydrogenase (MCAD) deficiency; Mendelian disorders; Mitochondrial disorders - Mito, MELAS, MERRF, mtDNA, POLG, Alpers, Leigh disease (LHON), NARP, Kearns-Sayre, MIRAS, CPEO; Ophthalmic disease; Prader-Willi syndrome; Rett syndrome; Tumour necrosis factor receptor associated periodic syndrome (TRAPS); Variants in the nuclear genome
Molecular genetics - Predictive genetic testing - Targeted panels for inherited (germline) DNA/RNA changes Amniotic fluid; Blood; Buccal swabs; Chorionic villus; Dried blood spots; Hair; Nerve biopsy; Oral fluid; Purified DNA; Saliva; Tissues; Urinary sediment Angelman syndrome; Cystic fibrosis; Fragile X; Galactosemia; Long chain 3-hydroxyacyl-coenzyme A dehydrogenase (LHCAD) deficiency; Marfan syndrome; Medium chain acyl-coenzyme A dehydrogenase (MCAD) deficiency; Mendelian disorders; Mitochondrial disorders - Mito, MELAS, MERRF, mtDNA, POLG, Alpers, Leigh disease (LHON), NARP, Kearns-Sayre, MIRAS, CPEO; Nucleic acid analysis for known variants; Ophthalmic disease; Prader-Willi syndrome; Rett syndrome; Variants in the nuclear genome
Molecular genetics - Prenatal genetic testing (excluding non-invasive prenatal [genetic] screening) Amniotic fluid; Chorionic villus Angelman syndrome; Cystic fibrosis; Galactosemia; Long chain 3-hydroxyacyl-coenzyme A dehydrogenase (LHCAD) deficiency; Marfan syndrome; Medium chain acyl-coenzyme A dehydrogenase (MCAD); Mitochondrial disorders - Mito, MELAS, MERRF, mtDNA, POLG, Alpers, Leigh disease (LHON), NARP, Kearns-Sayre, MIRAS, CPEO; Ornithine transcarbamylase deficiency; Prader-Willi syndrome; Rett syndrome
Molecular genetics - Screening for an unknown mutation - Targeted genes Blood; Buccal swabs; Dried blood spots; Tissues; Urinary sediment Fragile X
Angelman syndrome; Cystic fibrosis; Dravet syndrome (severe myoclonic epilepsy in infancy); Familial Mediterranean fever; Fragile X; Galactosemia; Long chain 3-hydroxyacyl-coenzyme A dehydrogenase (LHCAD) deficiency; Marfan syndrome; Medium chain acyl-coenzyme A dehydrogenase (MCAD) deficiency; Mendelian disorders; Mitochondrial encephalomyopathy, lactic acidosis and stroke-like episodes (MELAS syndrome); Nucleic acid analysis for unknown variants; Ornithine transcarbamylase deficiency; Phenylalanine hydroxylase deficiency (PKU); Prader-Willi syndrome; Rare undiagnosed disease; Rett syndrome; Severe combined immunodeficiency disease (SCID); Uniparental disomy; Variants in the nuclear genome
Molecular genetics - Screening for an unknown mutation - Targeted panels for inherited (germline) DNA/RNA changes Blood; Bone marrow; Buccal swabs; Fresh tissue; Nerve biopsy; Urinary sediment Angelman syndrome; Cystic fibrosis; Familial Mediterranean fever; Fragile X; Galactosemia; Long chain 3-hydroxyacyl-coenzyme A dehydrogenase (LHCAD) deficiency; Marfan syndrome; Medium chain acyl-coenzyme A dehydrogenase (MCAD) deficiency; Mitochondrial disorders - Mito, MELAS, MERRF, mtDNA, POLG, Alpers, Leigh disease (LHON), NARP, Kearns-Sayre, MIRAS, CPEO; Nucleic acid analysis for unknown variants; Prader-Willi syndrome; Rett syndrome
Molecular genetics - Screening for an unknown mutation - Whole exome sequencing studies for inherited (germline) DNA/RNA changes Blood; Buccal swabs; Extracted DNA; Formalin fixed paraffin embedded tissue sections; Hair; Nerve biopsy; Oral fluid; Urinary sediment Angelman syndrome; Cystic fibrosis; Familial Mediterranean fever; Galactosemia; Intellectual disability; Long chain 3-hydroxyacyl conenzyme A dehydrogenase (LHCAD); Marfan syndrome; Medium chain acyl-coenzyme A dehydrogenase (MCAD); Mendelian disorders; Mitochondrial disorders - Mito, MELAS, MERRF, mtDNA, POLG, Alpers, Leigh disease (LHON), NARP, Kearns-Sayre, MIRAS, CPEO; Nucleic acid analysis for unknown variants; Ophthalmic disease; Prader-Willi syndrome; Rare undiagnosed disease; Rett syndrome; Severe combined immunodeficiency disease (SCID); Variants in the nuclear genome

ISO 15189 (2012)

Human Pathology

Medicare expiry date

13 Dec 2021

Last Activity Date

06 Jan 2021

Service Product Determinant
Chemical pathology - Newborn screening services for the diagnosis of inborn errors of metabolism Blood; Dried blood spots 17-Hydroxyprogesterone; Gal-1-p-uridyl transferase; Galactose; Galactose-1-phosphate; Thyroid stimulating hormone (TSH)
Acylcarnitine profile; Amino acids
2-Aminoadipic semi-aldehyde; Adenine phosphoribosyl transferase; Amino acids; Carbamyl-phosphate synthetase; Carnitine palmitoyl transferase I; Carnitine palmitoyl transferase II; Carnitine uptake; Carnitines; Citrulline; Cysteine; Cystine; Free fatty acids - Total; Glutarate; Glycosaminoglycans (MPS); Homocysteine; Homocysteine - Total; Hydroxyproline; Hypoxanthine/guanine phosphoribosyl transferase; Iduronate-2-sulfatase; Immunoreactive trypsin; Leucine; Leucine decarboxylation; Long chain 3-hydroxyacyl conenzyme A dehydrogenase (LHCAD); Lysosomal profile; Malonic acid; Methionine; Methylmalonic acid (MMA); Mucopolysaccharides (MPS); Neuraminidase; Oligosaccharides; Ornithine; Palmitoyl protein thioesterase; Peroxisomal enzymes; Phosphoethanolamine; Phosphomannnoisomerase; Phosphomannomutase; Phytanic acid oxidase; Short chain 3-hydroxyacyl coenzyme A dehydrogenase (SCHAD); Sphingomyelinase; Succinylacetone; Sulfamidase; Sulfatase - Total; Tripeptidyl peptidase; Tyrosine; Very long chain acyl-coenzyme A dehydrogenase (vLCAD); Very long chain fatty acids (vLCFA); n-Acetyl-β-glucosaminidase; n-Acetylaspartic acid (NAA); n-Acetylgalactosamine-4-sulfatase; n-Acetylglucosamine-6-sulfatase; s-Sulfocysteine; α-Fucosidase; α-Galactosidase A; α-Glucosidase; α-Iduronidase; α-Mannosidase; α-n-Acetylgalactosaminidase; α-n-Acetylglucosaminidase; β-Galactocerebrosidase; β-Galactosidase; β-Glucocerebrosidase; β-Glucuronidase; β-Hexosamindase - Total; β-Hexosamindase A (MUGS)NULL

ISO 15189 (2012)

Human Pathology

Medicare expiry date

13 Dec 2021

Last Activity Date

06 Jan 2021

Service Product Determinant
Chemical pathology - Quantitation of blood gases and other measurements (performed on the same specimen) Blood Bilirubin - Total; 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
Bilirubin - Total; 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

Medicare expiry date

13 Dec 2021

Last Activity Date

06 Jan 2021

Service Product Determinant
Chemical pathology - Quantitation of blood gases and other measurements (performed on the same specimen) Blood Bilirubin - Total; 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

Medicare expiry date

13 Dec 2021

Last Activity Date

06 Jan 2021

Service Product Determinant
Chemical pathology - Quantitation of blood gases and other measurements (performed on the same specimen) Blood Bilirubin - Total; 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

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