Last Modified: 11:08am 24/06/2024


Pathology at MKUH is accredited by the United Kingdom Accreditation Service (UKAS) to the International Standard ‘Medical laboratories – Requirements for quality and competence (ISO 15189:2012)’.  Microbiology and Point of Care Testing are working towards accreditation.

Accreditation is limited to those activities described on our UKAS schedule of accreditation which is available on the UKAS website using the following link: and by entering the Accreditation number 8429.

A quality service is maintained by the implementation of a comprehensive internal Quality Management System coupled with an extensive External Quality Assurance programme.

If you have any queries or questions regarding the service please contact, Acting Quality Manager, Rebecca Potter on 01908 996977 or email: [email protected]

Departmental lead

Nazia Hussain

Contact Number

01908 995811


Blue Zone - Level Two

Car Park


Visiting hours

By appointment only

Additional Information


It is recommended that you always refer to this online version, which will always be the most up to date version.

CURRENT VERSION: Pathology Handbook 2024

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