Healthcare pathogens request form: multiple isolates

Form H1 for submitting nosocomial gram-negatives.


H1: healthcare pathogens request form – characterisation and resistance (multiple isolates)

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This form is for submitting multiple isolates of the same species for typing.

Send completed forms with samples to:

Bacteriology reference department (BRD)

UK Health Security Agency
61 Colindale Avenue

Telephone 020 8327 7887 (staffed from 9am to 5pm, Monday to Friday)

DX address UKHSA Colindale Bacteriology, DX 6530002

Specimen submission guidelines is available from the BRD user manual.

Use the Electronic Reporting System for the enhanced surveillance of carbapenemase-producing Gram-negative bacteria.

Updates to this page

Published 1 July 2014
Last updated 6 December 2021 + show all updates
  1. Updated request form.

  2. Updated form and combined into 1 PDF.

  3. Updated healthcare pathogens request forms.

  4. Added link to Electronic Reporting System.

  5. First published.

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