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Accreditation and EQA Information

We are accredited to ISO 15189:2012 by UKAS (United Kingdom Accreditation Services). Details of our accredited laboratory tests are included in the document below. Unaccredited tests are detailed in the test directory, and UKAS ISO15189:2012 accreditation status will be applied for at the next available assessment.

Unaccredited tests include: Tryptase, Glomerular Basement Membrane Antibodies (GBM Ab).

We also regularly ensure that our referred tests are sent to accredited laboratories.

We are registered with UK NEQAS for all of our tests for which an EQA scheme is available (Lab number 14182). Where no scheme is available alternative arrangements have been made for an EQA scheme via swapping samples with other laboratories analysing the same tests.


'I have to compliment everyone on their pleasant persona and their expertise and knowledge. By the end of the 5 days, I did not feel as though I had been in a hospital ward and was very relaxed.'

Patient, Ward 16 Orthopaedics, University Hospital of North Durham