Hobart Pathology is a well-established pathology laboratory. We started providing pathology services in Southern Tasmania approximately fifty years ago. Today we operate from “state of the art” premises strategically located in the centre of Hobart with regional centres such as New Norfolk providing various services. Our equipment, protocols and systems are all endorsed by NATA (National Association of Testing Authorities) at their highest level of accreditation.
We employ approximately 200 people at the Hobart laboratory. We are all committed to a service ethic whereby we:
aim to maintain the highest standards of professional and technical excellence.
provide personalised pathology services for referring doctors.
adhere to a stringent code of ethical medical practice.
Our pathologists and staff encourage doctors to contact them for information and advice at any time. We are always available to support doctors in their clinical practice. Hobart Pathology is a member of the Sonic Healthcare group. As such we are able to avail ourselves of a wide range of medical and technical resources in pursuit of our high service standards.
Our services are designed to be easily accessible to our referring doctors.
We have specialist pathologists in all of the major sub-disciplines of pathology.
Our comprehensive range of routine and emergency pathology tests are tailored to the needs of clinical practice.
We offer a rapid turnaround of results.
We endeavour to assist our patients in operating ten fully accredited pathology collection centres in the greater Hobart area.
Our service is supported by an extensive courier network; providing frequent and timely services to our doctors.
We are committed to technological excellence in all areas, and to that end utilise a sophisticated and specialised IT system; incorporating electronic report downloading and internet viewing of results.