Women's and Children's Pathology - The Royal Children's Hospital

Site

The Royal Children’s Hospital

Accreditation No.

2555

Site No.

2548

Date of Accreditation

27 Jan 1989

Address

Laboratory Services, 50 Flemington Road
Parkville, VIC 3052
Australia

rch.org.au

Contact

Ms Anthea O'Brien P: +61 (03) 93454386

Availability

Services available to external clients

Supervision

GX (General)

Scope of Accreditation

ISO 15189 (2012)

Human Pathology

Medicare expiry date

18 Sep 2022

Last Activity Date

09 Feb 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 Other body fluids Cytological examination; Review and reporting of cytology samples
Anatomical pathology - Tissue pathology - Examination of biopsy material Formalin fixed tissue Review and reporting of biopsy material to identify or exclude morphological abnormalities
Anatomical pathology - Tissue pathology - Examination of biopsy material by electron microscopy Fluids; Formalin fixed tissue; Fresh tissue; Gluteraldehyde tissue; Nasal brushingsCell Cultures 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 tissue sections 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 tissue sections Detection of antigenic targets - Various
Anatomical pathology - Tissue pathology - Immunohistochemical investigation Formalin fixed paraffin embedded tissue sections Detection of antigenic targets - Various

ISO 15189 (2012)

Human Pathology

Medicare expiry date

18 Sep 2022

Last Activity Date

09 Feb 2021

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

ISO 15189 (2012)

Human Pathology

Medicare expiry date

18 Sep 2022

Last Activity Date

09 Feb 2021

Service Product Determinant
Haematology - Foetal haemoglobin in maternal circulation Blood Detection and quantitation of foetal red cells
Immunopathology - Characterisation of leucocyte surface antigens (including immunophenotyping) Blood 7-Aminoactinomycin (7-AAD); CD34; CD45
Eosin-5-maleimide
Blood; Bone marrow; Cerebrospinal fluid (CSF); Disaggregated tissues specimen CD10; CD117; CD11b; CD123; CD13; CD14; CD15; CD16; CD19; CD1a; CD2; CD20; CD22; CD235a; CD3; CD30; CD300e (IREM-2); CD33; CD34; CD35; CD36; CD38; CD4; CD41; CD45; CD48; CD5; CD56; CD58; CD61; CD64; CD7; CD71; CD8; CD9; Cytoplasmic terminal deoxynucleotidyl transferase (cTdT); HLA-DR antigen; Kappa light chains; Lambda light chains; cCD3; cCD79a; cMPO
Blood; Bone marrow; Disaggregated tissues specimenFormalin fixed paraffin embedded tissue sections (FFPE) DNA index
Immunopathology - Procedures related to the collection, processing, storage and issue of human haemopoietic progenitor cells Haemopoietic progenitor cells Enumeration of CD19+ cells; Enumeration of CD3+ cells; Enumeration of CD8+ cells
Immunopathology - Procedures related to the collection, processing, storage and issue of human haemopoietic progenitor cellsProducts received from the Haemopoietic Stem Cells Transplant Programme (Apheresis Service) Haemopoietic progenitor cells Processing; Storage (includes freezing/thawing)

ISO 15189 (2012)

Human Pathology

Medicare expiry date

18 Sep 2022

Last Activity Date

09 Feb 2021

Service Product Determinant
Chemical pathology - Analysis of drugs for toxicological (non-legal) purposes and ingested or absorbed toxic chemicals Urine Amphetamines; Barbiturates; Benzodiazepines; Cannabis; Cocaine; Opiates
Chemical pathology - Biogenic amines Urine 5-Hydroxyindoleacetic acid (5-HIAA); Adrenaline; Dopamine; Homovanillic acid (HVA); Noradrenaline
Chemical pathology - Detection and/or quantitation of drugs for therapeutic monitoring Blood Cyclosporin; Methotrexate; Tacrolimus
Plasma; Serum Phenobarbitone
Carbamazepine; Digoxin; Gentamicin (cidomycin, septopal, genticyn, garamycin); Paracetamol (acetaminophen); Phenytoin (dilantin); Theophylline; Tobramycin; Valproate (valproic acid, epilim); Vancomycin
Amikacin
Chemical pathology - Detection of faecal occult blood Faeces Blood
Chemical pathology - Determination of hormones and hormone binding proteins (other than thyroid function tests) Plasma; Serum 17α-Hydroxyprogesterone
Androstenedione
Insulin-like growth factor 1 (IGF-1, somatomedin C); Insulin-like growth factor-binding protein 3 (IGF-BP3)
Adrenocorticotropic hormone (ACTH); Anti-Mullerian hormone (AMH); Dehydroepiandrosterone sulfate (DHEAS); Growth hormone; Insulin; Oestradiol; Parathyroid hormone (PTH); Procalcitonin; Sex hormone binding globulin (SHBG); Testosterone
Plasma; Serum; Urine Cortisol
Urine Urine steroid fraction(s)
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 Troponin
Chemical pathology - Further investigation of renal and/or hepatic function Plasma; Serum Bile acids - Quantitative
Caeruloplasmin; Haptoglobins
Plasma; Serum; Urine Uric acid
Chemical pathology - Investigation and determination of hepatic, cardiac, bone, skeletal muscle and other profiles and metabolic studies Cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) Glucose; Lactate; Protein - Total
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 - HDL; Cholesterol - LDL; Cholesterol - Total; Creatine kinase; Creatinine; Glucose; Lactate; Lactate dehydrogenase (LDH); Lipase; Magnesium; Phosphate; Potassium; Protein - Total; Sodium; Triglycerides; Urea; γ-Glutamyltransferase
Plasma; Serum; Urine Osmolality
Urine Albumin; Calcium - Total; Chloride; Creatinine; Glucose; Lactate; Magnesium; Phosphate; Potassium; Protein - Total; Sodium; Urea
Chemical pathology - Investigation for folate deficiency Blood Red blood cell folate
Chemical pathology - Investigation of Helicobacter pylori colonisation or eradication Breath Hydrogen
Chemical pathology - Investigation of malabsorption Faeces Reducing substances
Chemical pathology - Investigation of malabsorption - Quantitation of solid tissue enzymes Intestinal tissue Glucose; Isomaltase; Lactase; Maltase; Protein - Microsomal triglyceride transfer (MTP); Sucrase
Chemical pathology - Investigation of maternal markers for pre-eclampsia Plasma; Serum Placental growth factor (PGF, PLGF)Determinant: sFlt-1/PlGF ratio - waiting for Masterlist to be updated
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; Glucose; Haemoglobin (Hb); Lactate; Methaemoglobin (MetHb); Oxygen saturation (sO2); 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 Blood Holotranscobalamin (active vitamin B12)
Chemical pathology - Quantitation of vitamins Plasma; Serum 25-Hydroxyvitamin D
Retinol (vitamin A); Tocopherol (vitamin E)
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 Zinc
Plasma; Serum; Urine Copper
Haematology - Assessment of haemolysis or metabolic enzymes (red cell enzyme assays) Blood Glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase (G6PD)
Immunopathology - Detection and/or quantitation and/or characterisation of autoantibodies Plasma; Serum Anti-tyrosine hydroxylase antibodies (Th/To)
Rheumatoid factor
Anti-thyroid antibodies
Serum Anti-thyroglobulin antibodies (Tg); Anti-thyroid peroxidase antibodies (TPO)
Immunopathology - Quantitation of complement proteins Plasma; Serum Complement components C3 and C4
Immunopathology - Quantitative and/or qualitative investigation of proteins Plasma; Serum α1-Antitrypsin
Immunopathology - Quantitative investigations of immunoglobulins and immunoglobulins subclasses Plasma; Serum Total immunoglobulin A; Total immunoglobulin G; Total immunoglobulin M
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

18 Sep 2022

Last Activity Date

09 Feb 2021

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

ISO 15189 (2012)

Human Pathology

Medicare expiry date

18 Sep 2022

Last Activity Date

09 Feb 2021

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

ISO 15189 (2012)

Human Pathology

Medicare expiry date

18 Sep 2022

Last Activity Date

09 Feb 2021

Service Product Determinant
Haematology - Diagnosis of thalassemia Blood Haemoglobin A2 (HbA2) - Quantitation; Haemoglobin F (HbF) - Quantitation
Haemoglobin A2 (HbA2) - Quantitation; Haemoglobin F (HbF) - Quantitation
Haematology - Examination of blood films by special staining Blood Malaria
Haematology - Foetal haemoglobin in maternal circulation Blood Detection and quantitation of foetal red 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); Platelet count; Red blood cell distribution width (RDW); Red blood cell index or indices; Reticulocytes
Differential number; Morphology; Reticulocytes
Cerebrospinal fluid (CSF); Fluids Erythrocyte count (red blood cell count, RBCC); Leucocyte count (white blood cell count, WBCC)
Erythrocyte count (red blood cell count, RBCC); Leucocyte count (white blood cell count, WBCC)
Haematology - Haemostasis related analysis (including special coagulation testing and platelet function tests) Blood Platelet function (PFA)
Blood; Plasma Activated partial thromboplastin time (APTT); Activated protein C (APC) resistance; Anti-Xa activity - Clexane - Low molecular weight heparin; Anti-Xa activity - Fragmin - Low molecular weight heparin; Anti-Xa activity - Unfractionated heparin; Anti-thrombin III; D-dimer; Factor II; Factor IX; Factor IX inhibitor; Factor V; Factor VII; Factor VIII; Factor VIII inhibitor; Factor X; Factor XI; Factor XII; Fibrinogen; International normalised ratio (INR); Lupus anticoagulant; Protein C and protein S; Prothrombin time (PT); Reptilase time; Thrombin time (TT); Von Willebrand collagen binding assay; Von Willebrand factor (vWF); Von Willebrand factor (vWF) activity - Ristocetin co-factor assayall vWF factors added in March 2021, review at next RES
Factor XIII
Haematology - Investigation of haemoglobinopathy (excluding thalassemia) Blood Haemoglobin fraction (S, C, D, E) - Quantitation; Other abnormal haemoglobins
Haemoglobin instability
Haemoglobin S (HbS) - Presence
Haematology - Limited blood examination Blood Erythrocyte (RBC) sedimentation rate (ESR)
Immunohaematology - Blood group antibody detection Blood Other blood group systems
Immunohaematology - Blood grouping Blood ABO; RhD
Immunohaematology - Determination of compatibility of blood donor units Blood 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
Red blood cell phenotyping
Antibody absorption; Direct antiglobulin test (DAT, direct Coombs test)
Antibody titration
Immunohaematology - Investigation of blood transfusion reactions Blood products Antibodies; Contamination - Microbiological; Direct antiglobulin test (DAT, direct Coombs test); Examination for blood group antibodies; Group checks of patient and donor; Identification of detected 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
Microbiology - Parasitology - Detection of ova, cysts and parasites Blood Malaria
Microbiology - Serology of infection - Microbial antibody and/or antigen detection and/or quantitation Blood; Plasma; Serum Infectious mononucleosis

ISO 15189 (2012)

Human Pathology

Medicare expiry date

18 Sep 2022

Last Activity Date

09 Feb 2021

Service Product Determinant
Immunopathology - Characterisation of leucocyte surface antigens (including immunophenotyping) Blood B-cell; CD16; CD18; CD19; CD21; CD3; CD4; CD40; CD40 ligand; CD46; CD56; CD8; Dock 8; Double negative T-cells; HLA-DR antigen; Memory cells; Naive B cells; Naive T-cells; Natural killer (NK) cells; Perforin; Signalling lymphocytic activation molecule (SLAM)-associated protein (SAP); T follicular helper cells; T reg cells; T-cells; TH17; X-linked inhibitor of apoptosis protein (XIAP)
Immunopathology - Detection and/or quantitation and/or characterisation of autoantibodies Plasma; Serum Anti-interferon gamma autoantibodies; Anti-intrinsic factor antibodies (IF)
Complement factor H antibodies
Serum Anti-zinc transporter protein 8 antibodies (ZNT8)
Anti-double stranded DNA antibodies (dsDNA)
Anti-cardiolipin antibodies (ACA); Anti-deamidated gliadin antibodies
Anti-nuclear antibodies (ANA)
Anti-extractable nuclear antigen antibodies (ENA); Anti-tissue transglutaminase antibodies (tTG)
Anti-glutamic acid decarboxylase antibodies (GAD); Anti-islet cell antigen 2 antibodies
Anti-β2-glycoprotein-I antibodies
Immunopathology - Detection of immunoglobulin E specific antibodies (to potential component testing (purified native and/or recombinant allergens)) Serum Ara h2 - Peanut
Immunopathology - Detection of immunoglobulin E specific antibodies (to potential drug allergens) Serum Amoxicilloyl group; Ampicilloyl group; Penicilloyl G; Penicilloyl V
Immunopathology - Detection of immunoglobulin E specific antibodies (to potential epidermal and animal protein allergens) Serum Cat epithelium; Dog epithelium; Epithelial mix; Horse epithelium
Immunopathology - Detection of immunoglobulin E specific antibodies (to potential food [egg and fowl] allergens) Serum Egg white
Immunopathology - Detection of immunoglobulin E specific antibodies (to potential food [fish, shellfish and molluscs] allergens) Serum Codfish; Crab; Salmon; Shrimp
Immunopathology - Detection of immunoglobulin E specific antibodies (to potential food [fruit and vegetable] allergens) Serum Banana; Carrot; Kiwi
Immunopathology - Detection of immunoglobulin E specific antibodies (to potential food [milk] allergens) Serum Cow milk
Immunopathology - Detection of immunoglobulin E specific antibodies (to potential food [seeds, legumes and nuts] allergens) Serum Almond; Buck wheat; Cashew nut; Chick pea; Hazelnut; Lupin seed; Macadamia nut; Oat; Peanut; Pecan nut; Pinenut; Pistachio; Rice; Sesame seed; Soy bean; Walnut; Wheat
Immunopathology - Detection of immunoglobulin E specific antibodies (to potential grass pollen allergens) Serum Bahia grass; Bermuda grass; Grass mix; Rye grass
Immunopathology - Detection of immunoglobulin E specific antibodies (to potential microorganism allergens) Serum Aspergillus fumigatus; Mould mix
Immunopathology - Detection of immunoglobulin E specific antibodies (to potential mite allergens) Serum House dust mite mix
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; Cypress; Recombinant birch; Tree mix
Immunopathology - Detection of immunoglobulin E specific antibodies (to potential venom allergens) Serum Bee venom; Common wasp (yellow jacket) venom; Paper wasp venom
Immunopathology - Detection of immunoglobulin E specific antibodies (to potential weed pollen allergens) Serum Plantain - English
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; Quantitative assessment of oxidative pathways
Immunopathology - Quantitation of complement proteins Plasma; Serum Complement function screening test
Immunopathology - Quantitative and/or qualitative investigation of proteins Faeces Calprotectin
Immunopathology - Quantitative investigations of immunoglobulins and immunoglobulins subclasses Serum Total immunoglobulin E
Immunopathology - Tests of cellular immunity - Lymphocyte function tests Blood Lymphocyte function; Proliferation by antigens; Proliferation by mitogens; Sep-TET proteins; Sep-anti CD3; Sep-candida; Sep-phytohemagglutinin (PHA)

ISO 15189 (2012)

Human Pathology

Medicare expiry date

18 Sep 2022

Last Activity Date

09 Feb 2021

Service Product Determinant
Microbiology - Bacteriology - Detection of pathogenic bacteria Blood Bacteria; Pathogenic microorganisms
Blood; Cerebrospinal fluid (CSF); Faeces; Fluids; General swabs; Genital swabs; Pus; Respiratory specimens; Urine; Wound swabs Bacteria; Pathogenic microorganisms
Bacteria; Pathogenic identification and antibiotic susceptibility
Bacteria; Pathogenic identification and antibiotic susceptibility
Bacteria; Pathogenic identification and antibiotic susceptibility
Blood; Cerebrospinal fluid (CSF); General swabs; Genital swabs; Pus; Respiratory specimens; Wound swabs Bacteria; Epithelial cells; Erythrocytes (red blood cells, RBC); Leucocytes (white blood cells, WBC)
Cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) Erythrocytes (red blood cells, RBC); Leucocytes (white blood cells, WBC)
Faeces Clostridium difficile glutamate dehydrogenase
Urine Glucose; Haemoglobin (Hb); Ketones; Leucocytes (white blood cells, WBC); Nitrite; Proteins; pH
Bacteria; Casts; Crystals; Epithelial cells; Erythrocytes (red blood cells, RBC); Leucocytes (white blood cells, WBC)
Microbiology - Molecular biology - Detection, characterisation and/or quantitation of microbial nucleic acids (bacteria) Cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) Neisseria meningitidis
Faeces Clostridiodes difficile
Microbiology - Molecular biology - Detection, characterisation and/or quantitation of microbial nucleic acids (mycobacteria) Bronchoalveolar lavage; Pus; Tissues Mycobacterium tuberculosis; Mycobacterium rifampicin resistance rpoB
Sputum Mycobacterium tuberculosis; Mycobacterium rifampicin resistance rpoB
Microbiology - Molecular biology - Detection, characterisation and/or quantitation of microbial nucleic acids (viruses) Cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) Enterovirus
Faeces Norovirus
Nasal aspirates/washes; Nasopharyngeal swabs Severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2)
Microbiology - Mycobacteriology - Detection and identification of mycobacteria Other body fluids; Respiratory specimens; Tissues Mycobacteria identification
Microbiology - Mycobacteriology - Tests for antigen lymphocyte stimulation Blood; Plasma Mycobacterial antigen lymphocyte stimulation
Microbiology - Mycology - Detection, isolation and identification of yeasts and fungal elements Hair; Nails; Skin scrapings Fungi identification; Yeasts identification
Fungi identification; Yeasts identification
Yeast susceptibility
Microbiology - Parasitology - Detection of ova, cysts and parasites Faeces Cysts; Ova; Parasites

ISO 15189 (2012)

Human Pathology

Medicare expiry date

18 Sep 2022

Last Activity Date

09 Feb 2021

Service Product Determinant
Microbiology - Molecular biology - Detection, characterisation and/or quantitation of microbial nucleic acids (bacteria) Amniotic fluid; Blood; Cerebrospinal fluid (CSF); Tissues Toxoplasma gondii
Bacterial isolates MecA/nuc gene
Bacterial isolates; Dry swabs Vancomycin resistant Enterococci (VRE)
Bacterial isolates; Sterile site Pan-bacterial 16s
Blood; Dry swabs; Nasopharyngeal swabs; Sputum Chlamydophila pneumoniae
Bronchial washings; Bronchoalveolar lavage; Dry swabs; Nasopharyngeal aspirate; Nasopharyngeal swabs; Sputum Bordetella pertussis; Mycoplasma pneumoniae
Cervical specimen; Cervical swabs; Dry swabs; Genital swabs; Rectal swabs; Tampons; Urine Mycoplasma genitalium
Dry swabs; Tampons; Urine Neisseria gonorrhoeae
Chlamydia trachomatis; Neisseria gonorrhoeae
Ureaplasma parvum; Ureaplasma urealyticum
Microbiology - Molecular biology - Detection, characterisation and/or quantitation of microbial nucleic acids (fungi) Bacterial isolates; Sterile site Panfungal 18s
Microbiology - Molecular biology - Detection, characterisation and/or quantitation of microbial nucleic acids (protozoan parasites) Dry swabs; Tampons; Urine Trichomonas vaginalis
Microbiology - Molecular biology - Detection, characterisation and/or quantitation of microbial nucleic acids (viruses) Amniotic fluid; Blood; Bronchial washings; Bronchoalveolar lavage; Dry swabs; Faeces; Nasopharyngeal aspirate; Nasopharyngeal swabs; Plasma; Serum; Sputum; Tissues; Urine Adenovirus
Amniotic fluid; Blood; Cerebrospinal fluid (CSF); Dried blood spots; Dry swabs; Faeces; Plasma; Semen; Serum; Tissues; Urine Cytomegalovirus (CMV)
Amniotic fluid; Blood; Cerebrospinal fluid (CSF); Dry swabs; Plasma; Serum; Tissues Varicella zoster virus (VZV)
Amniotic fluid; Blood; Plasma; Serum; Tissues Parvovirus B19
Blood; Cerebrospinal fluid (CSF); Dry swabs; Plasma; Semen; Serum Herpes simplex virus (HSV)
Blood; Cerebrospinal fluid (CSF); Dry swabs; Plasma; Serum; Tissues Epstein-Barr virus​​​​
Blood; Cerebrospinal fluid (CSF); Plasma; Serum; Tissues Epstein-Barr virus​​​​
Blood; Cerebrospinal fluid (CSF); Plasma; Serum; Urine BK virus; John Cunningham virus (JC)
Blood; Dry swabs; Faeces; Nasopharyngeal aspirate; Plasma; Serum; Sputum; Tissues; Urine Enterovirus
Blood; Plasma; Serum Human herpes virus type 6 (HHV6)
Bronchial washings; Bronchoalveolar lavage; Dry swabs; Nasopharyngeal aspirate; Nasopharyngeal swabs; Sputum Adenovirus; Coronavirus; Enterovirus; Human metapneumovirus; Human parechovirus; Influenza A virus; Influenza A virus H1; 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; Sputum; Throat swabs Severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2)
Dry swabs; Liquid based cytology specimens; Paraffin embedded tissue; Tampons; Tissues Human papilloma virus (HPV)
Endotrachael aspirate; Nasal swabs; Nasopharyngeal aspirate; Nasopharyngeal swabs; Sputum; Throat swabs; Tissue culture Severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2)
Microbiology - Molecular biology - Microbial genotyping Dry swabs; Fresh biopsy; Liquid based cytology specimens; Paraffin embedded tissue; Tampons Human papilloma virus (HPV)

ISO 15189 (2012)

Human Pathology

Medicare expiry date

18 Sep 2022

Last Activity Date

09 Feb 2021

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

ISO 15189 (2012)

Human Pathology

Medicare expiry date

18 Sep 2022

Last Activity Date

09 Feb 2021

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

ISO 15189 (2012)

Human Pathology

Medicare expiry date

18 Sep 2022

Last Activity Date

09 Feb 2021

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

ISO 15189 (2012)

Human Pathology

Medicare expiry date

18 Sep 2022

Last Activity Date

09 Feb 2021

Service Product Determinant
Microbiology - Serology of infection - Microbial antibody and/or antigen detection and/or quantitation Faeces Rotavirus antigen
Plasma; Serum Syphilis Treponema pallidum antibody
Bordetella pertussis IgA; Bordetella pertussis IgG; Chlamydia spp.; Cytomegalovirus antibody (anti-CMV) IgG; Cytomegalovirus antibody (anti-CMV) IgM; Epstein-Barr virus nuclear antigen IgG antibody; Epstein-Barr virus viral capsid antigen IgG antibody; Epstein-Barr virus viral capsid antigen IgM antibody; Hepatitis A virus antibody (anti-HAV) - IgM; Hepatitis A virus antibody (anti-HAV) - Total; Hepatitis B virus core antibody (anti-HBc) - Total; Hepatitis B virus surface antibody (anti-HBs); Hepatitis B virus surface antigen (HBs Ag); 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; Histoplasma precipitins; Human immunodeficiency virus (HIV); Influenza A virus; Measles IgG antibody; Measles IgM antibody; Mumps virus IgG antibody; Mumps virus IgM antibody; Mycoplasma pneumoniae IgG antibody; Mycoplasma pneumoniae IgM antibody; Parvovirus IgG antibody; Parvovirus IgM antibody; Rubella IgG antibody; Rubella IgM antibody; Syphilis Treponema pallidum antibody; Toxoplasma spp. IgG antibody; Toxoplasma spp. IgM antibody; Varicella zoster virus IgG antibody; Varicella zoster virus IgM antibody
Anti-streptolysin O (ASOT)
Syphilis Treponema pallidum antibody
Cytomegalovirus (CMV); Hepatitis B virus surface antigen (HBs Ag); Hepatitis C virus (HCV); Measles IgG antibody; Toxoplasma spp. IgM antibody; Varicella zoster virus IgG antibody
Severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) IgG antibody
Serum Streptococcus pneumoniae
Tetanus

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