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Address Details:
Geraldton Regional Hospital
85 Shenton Street
GERALDTON, WA 6530
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www.pathwest.com.au

Contact Details:
Mr Herbert Carman
+61(08) 64572781

Availability:
Services available to external clients
Supervision:
B (Branch)

Attached Departments:

* Emergency Department
* High Dependency Unit
* Maternity Ward

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ISO 15189 (2012)
Human Pathology
| Last Activity Date: 18-Jun-2018 |  Medicare Expiry Date: 30-Apr-2021 |
SERVICEPRODUCTDETERMINANTTECHNIQUEPROCEDURELIMITATION / RANGE
Chemical pathology - Analysis of drugs for toxicological (non-legal) purposes and ingested or absorbed toxic chemicals
Plasma; Serum;
Alcohol;

Chemical pathology - Detection and/or quantitation of drugs for therapeutic monitoring
Plasma; Serum;
Gentamicin (cidomycin, septopal, genticyn, garamycin); Lithium; Paracetamol (acetaminophen); Phenytoin (dilantin); Vancomycin;

Chemical pathology - Determination of hormones and hormone binding proteins (other than thyroid function tests)
Plasma; Serum;
Luteinising hormone (LH); Oestradiol; Progesterone;

Chemical pathology - Further investigation of cardiac function
Plasma; Serum;
N-Terminal-pro b-type natriuretic peptide (NT-proBNP); Troponin;

Chemical pathology - Further investigation of lipid profiles for diagnosis of types III and IV hyperlipidaemia
Plasma; Serum;
HDL - Quantitation;

Chemical pathology - Further investigation of renal and/or hepatic function
Plasma; Serum;
Uric acid;

Chemical pathology - Investigation and determination of hepatic, cardiac, bone, lipid, renal, skeletal muscle and other profiles and metabolic studies
Plasma;
Creatinine;


Plasma; Serum;
γ-Glutamyltransferase; Alanine aminotransferase; Albumin; Alkaline phosphatase; Bilirubin - Total; C-reactive protein (CRP); Calcium - Corrected for albumin; Calcium - Total; Cholesterol - Total; CO2; Glucose; Lipase; Magnesium; Phosphorus; Potassium; Protein - Total; Sodium; Triglycerides; Urea;



Bilirubin - Any fractions; Creatine kinase; Lactate dehydrogenase (LDH);


Cerebrospinal fluid (CSF);
Glucose; Protein - Total;

Haematology - Examination of blood films by special staining
Blood;
Malaria;

Haematology - Full blood examination
Blood;
Differential number; Morphological assessment;



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 cell index or indices; Reticulocytes;

Haematology - Haemostasis related analysis (including special coagulation testing and platelet function tests)
Plasma;
Activated partial thromboplastin time (APTT); D-dimer; Fibrinogen; Prothrombin time (PT);

Haematology - Limited blood examination
Blood;
Erythrocyte (RBC) sedimentation rate (ESR);

Immunohaematology - Blood group antibody detection
Blood;
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;

Immunohaematology - Issue and release of blood and blood product for transfusion
Blood;
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 - Bacteriology - Detection of pathogenic bacteria
Blood;
Bacteria; Pathogenic microorganisms;


Blood; Cerebrospinal fluid (CSF); Fluids; General swabs; Genital swabs; Respiratory specimens; Urine; Wound swabs;
Bacteria; Pathogenic identification and antibiotic susceptibility;



Bacteria; Pathogenic microorganisms;


Cerebrospinal fluid (CSF); Fluids; General swabs; Genital swabs; Respiratory specimens; Urine; Wound swabs;
Bacteria; Casts; Crystals; Epithelial cells; Erythrocytes (red blood cells, RBC); Leucocytes (white blood cells, WBC);


Urine;
pH;

Microbiology - Parasitology - Detection of ova, cysts and parasites
Blood;
Malaria;

Microbiology - Serology of infection - Microbial antibody and/or antigen detection and/or quantitation
Plasma; Serum;
Infectious mononucleosis;

  • Emergency Department

  • ISO 15189 (2012)
    Human Pathology
    | Last Activity Date: 18-Jun-2018 |  Medicare Expiry Date: 30-Apr-2021 |
    SERVICEPRODUCTDETERMINANTTECHNIQUEPROCEDURELIMITATION/RANGE
    Chemical pathology - Quantitation of blood gases and other measurements (performed on the same specimen)
    Blood;
    Calcium - Ionised; Carboxyhaemoglobin; Glucose; Haematocrit (packed cell volume, PCV); Haemoglobin (Hb); Lactate; Methaemoglobin (MetHb); Oxyhaemoglobin; pCO2; pH; pO2; Potassium; Sodium;



    Troponin;


  • High Dependency Unit

  • ISO 15189 (2012)
    Human Pathology
    | Last Activity Date: 18-Jun-2018 |  Medicare Expiry Date: 30-Apr-2021 |
    SERVICEPRODUCTDETERMINANTTECHNIQUEPROCEDURELIMITATION/RANGE
    Chemical pathology - Quantitation of blood gases and other measurements (performed on the same specimen)
    Blood;
    Calcium - Ionised; Carboxyhaemoglobin; Glucose; Haematocrit (packed cell volume, PCV); Haemoglobin (Hb); Lactate; Methaemoglobin (MetHb); Oxyhaemoglobin; pCO2; pH; pO2; Potassium; Sodium;


  • Maternity Ward

  • ISO 15189 (2012)
    Human Pathology
    | Last Activity Date: 18-Jun-2018 |  Medicare Expiry Date: 30-Apr-2021 |
    SERVICEPRODUCTDETERMINANTTECHNIQUEPROCEDURELIMITATION/RANGE
    Chemical pathology - Quantitation of blood gases and other measurements (performed on the same specimen)
    Blood;
    Calcium - Ionised; Glucose; Haematocrit (packed cell volume, PCV); Lactate; pCO2; pH; pO2; Potassium; Sodium;