Requirements for Transfusion Laboratory Practice (Fourth Edition 2019)

This is a publication of the National Pathology Accreditation Advisory Council (NPAAC) which is managed by the Australian Government Department of Health

Page last updated: 26 September 2019

The Requirements for Transfusion Laboratory Practice (Fourth Edition 2019) are for use by laboratories providing pre-transfusion and antenatal and post-natal immunohaematology testing and issuing of blood and blood products. They are also for use in patient testing where it is conducted by the Australian Red Cross Blood Service. Additional requirements are applicable for testing of donor blood specimens.

This document will come into effect the day after registration of the instrument on the Federal Register of Legislation.

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Should you have any queries, please contact the NPAAC Secretariat.