Pathology services lie at the heart of health care services provided to patients and the community.  They underpin the quality and cost effectiveness of health care.

  • Pathology is a clinical knowledge service that is fundamental to modern medical practice and health care.
  • Pathology is used in the diagnosis, treatment and management of an increasing range of clinical conditions.
  • Pathology is essential to the prevention, early detection, diagnosis and treatment of many of the leading causes of disease– e.g. cancer, cardiovascular disease and diabetes.