NATA News June 2015


The Regulation of Medical Devices requires all commercial suppliers of In-vitro diagnostics (IVDs) to register their IVDs with the TGA before 1 July 2015…
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Clarification to NPAAC supervision requirements for Category GX and GY laboratories

Following recent discussions between the National Pathology Accreditation Council (NPAAC), NATA and The Royal College of Pathologists of Australasia (RCPA) regarding issues of interpretation of the current supervision requirements Read More

World Metrology Day 2015

Each year on 20 May, the international community celebrates World Metrology Day. It was on this day in 1875 that the Metre Convention was signed, setting the framework for global collaboration in the science of measurement
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Communication with NATA

The introduction of the Members Portal at the end of 2012 has enhanced the communications, sharing of information, collaboration and document exchange between NATA and its members
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NATA welcomes new accreditations

Since our last issue NATA has announced the new accreditation of facilities across Australia, see the full list of our newly accredited facilities
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Technical Document Updates

A number of NATA’s technical publications have been updated since our last edition. These publications are available from our website and can be accessed here 


World Accreditation Day 2015 - Competition winners

World Accreditation Day is celebrated internationally on 9 June and as part of this celebration, NATA holds a competition for all our Authorised Representatives and Technical Assessors. Competition winners are now announced
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2015 MSA Conference

Accurate measurement underpins industrial success across all sectors of the economy. It is therefore essential to mobilize highly credible metrology infrastructure and intelligence.
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Massively Parallel Sequencing Implementation Guidelines

Just released by the RCPA, this document is aimed at diagnostic laboratories preparing for implementation of next generation sequencing based genomic methods
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Quality Control in the Microbiological Laboratory training course

For a number of years NATA has been running the very popular Aspects of Quality Control in the Microbiological Laboratory training course Read More

NMI training courses

The following training courses are being offered by NMI during June/July 2015.
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