Quality standards: microbiology services

An overview of quality standards at Public Health England's microbiology services based in Colindale.


Quality at the laboratories of Public Health England Colindale: National Infection Service - NIS Laboratories

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Public Health England (PHE) microbiology services contain a number of laboratories and departments with a wide range of functions.

Laboratories in PHE Colindale fully comply with a wide range of accreditation or certification standards appropriate to the function of the department.

Published 6 July 2013
Last updated 3 April 2019 + show all updates
  1. Added new report 'Quality at the laboratories of Public Health England, Colindale'.

  2. Replaced quality standards at PHE microbiology services report.

  3. October 2014 guidance added.

  4. First published.